‘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.
Inspiring stories from people with asthma
“Pregnancy was the first time I’d struggled with asthma” Fiona Brown, 38, experienced asthma flare-ups during her first pregnancy.
“At 13 I got an inhaler, and then the whole world opened up”. Getting an asthma diagnosis transformed Adrian Lester’s childhood.
‘My running used to be limited by my breathing – now it’s only my legs that hold me back!’ Being diagnosed with asthma at 54 was a huge relief for Karen Ward.