Got a spare 60 seconds? Check out in-house GP, Dr Andy’s latest quick tips video on common inhaler mistakes and simple tips for avoiding them.
As exciting as summer can be – even a typical British summer – it’s also a time when many people fall out of their usual routines. This can mean new triggers, new activities and not sticking to your usual medication routine. In our in-house GP, Dr Andy’s new blog he […]
Asthma attacks can be scary. However, knowing the early warning signs can help prevent an attack or make it less serious. Read on for advice on spotting the signs of an asthma attack and what to do if it happens. Let us know if you found our advice on asthma […]
The good news is that very few people with asthma need to watch the foods they eat, apart from following the usual healthy eating advice. But a small number of people with asthma do have a problem with certain foods triggering their asthma symptoms. This is usually because: they’re allergic […]
Check out in-house GP, Dr Andy’s new July Q&A video where he’ll be providing some guidance around wearing face coverings and what people with asthma should do now. He’ll also be sharing the differences between the symptoms of COVID and Long COVID, discussing the latest on the COVID-19 booster vaccine […]
Krisnah Poinasamy, Head of Research and Innovation Advocacy, shares what the Life Sciences Vision set out and how for the first time respiratory has been identified as a top priority, and how we’ll be grabbing this opportunity to strengthen respiratory research and innovation in the UK.
‘I realised that asthma had been a constant thorn in my side for years’ Actor and stand-up comedian Bill Bailey strengthened his lungs by learning to scuba dive.
Using an asthma inhaler cuts your risk of symptoms and asthma attacks. Getting your inhaler technique checked regularly is important, to help make sure your asthma medicine is going straight to your lungs, where it’s needed. We’ve got all the information you need on reliever inhalers, preventer inhalers and spacers, […]
‘I support Asthma UK because not being able to breathe is one of the scariest things a person can experience’ BBC Football commentator, Guy Mowbray describes growing up with asthma and dealing with his triggers.
We’re excited to share the latest episode of ‘The Hope Machine’, our series of research videos from Asthma UK and the British Lung Foundation. Once again we’re turning the spotlight on some of the world-class research that’s giving real hope to people with asthma across the UK. Today, we’ll be speaking to […]