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By fire1509 - March 23, 2017
Hey all, I have had asthma since I was about 10. I had allergies all my life before that. I am 49 so when I was first diagnosed there were no inhaled... READ MORE

By Garylo - March 8, 2017
I do not have asthma, but DO have COPD, which shares some of the symptoms. IE: I get bruising easily from the inhaled steroids I am on.

By PattyB - March 8, 2017
I was a very healthy individual, a cycling, weightlifting, Pilates, and Therapeutic Riding Instructor. At age 47 I began to have unexplained dizzy spells, especially in the mornings, and it took a... READ MORE

By Felicha - March 6, 2017
I have had asthma for 6 years now. I got diagnosed while pregnant and it has never really been under control and has required lots of steroids. This January I started the... READ MORE

By Yaritsa - February 26, 2017
My name is Yaritsa and I’m 25 years old. I’ve been living with asthma and allergies since I was diagnosed at age 7. Living in New York with asthma and the city’s... READ MORE

By janetg - February 23, 2017
Hi. I’m female, age 71. Diagnosed with asthma about a year ago and I guess I’m still in denial. I have always thought of myself as a pretty healthy person. I’ve gotten... READ MORE

By kimmycoco - January 9, 2017
I’m Kimberley and I have asthma that is pretty well controlled; it only gets me when I get a cold or bad sinus infection. But this year after having bronchitis and pneumonia... READ MORE

By sharon2605 - January 4, 2017
I remember being 5 years old and gasping for breath, stripping off crying and wheezing. My mum and grandma smoked around me regularly. I suffered till about 7 with no help or... READ MORE

By kittles - August 12, 2016
I’m female 😉 61 and been having trouble for a year. Didn’t believe an asthma diagnosis (lots of allergies yes) on prednisone tonight. Singulair and abuterol. Coughing, like broncoitis, phlegm, air hunger,... READ MORE

By Editorial Team - May 2, 2016
At we believe that we are stronger together than we are alone. Living with asthma can be a challenge, but the more we share and support one another, the better off... READ MORE