Read our factsheets about a variety of lung conditions and topics linked to lung health such as quitting smoking, exercise, and vaccination.

Managing bronchiectasis in adults – Understanding the professional guidelines
Air travel when you have a lung condition


Bronchoscopy is a procedure that allows a doctor to examine your windpipe, airways and lungs. This factsheet explains what the procedure involves, why it is used and two case studies…

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COVID-19 – Healthy Lungs during COVID-19 – Infographic

COVID-19 Factsheet
Bronchiectasis lay guidelines

Diagnosing and treating non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis in children and young people – Understanding the professional guidelines

Health-related quality of life
Mental wellbeing and lung health
Patient and public involvement
Pulmonary rehabilitation in adults
Quitting smoking: the benefits – Infographic
Rare and ‘orphan’ lung diseases
Smoking and the lungs
Smoking when you have a lung condition


Telemedicine, also known as telehealth, telecare or e-health, is a new approach to healthcare, which uses technology to help you, as a patient, to manage your own condition from home

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Testing your lungs: spirometry
Work-related lung conditions
Your lungs and exercise

Your lungs and exercise

Regular physical activity and exercise improves quality of life, whether you are healthy or you have a lung condition. Many people associate keeping fit with maintaining a healthy heart, losing…

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