Latest Posts from Michele Jordan

Asthma and Allergies

Asthma and Allergies

In many ways, my asthma and allergies are inextricably linked. One kicks off the other and often leaves me in a vicious cycle of sneezing and wheezing. I have ...

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When You Can’t Catch Your Breath

When You Can’t Catch Your Breath

Many of you probably remember the game you played as a kid. On a hot summer day, you’d jump in a pool and stay underwater for as long as you could without ...

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Gadgets That Just Make Life Easier With Asthma

Gadgets That Just Make Life Easier With Asthma

You really don’t have to twist my arm to go shopping -- especially when it involves a purchase that can (or might) improve my health. I’m amazed by just how

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Exercise and Asthma

Exercise and Asthma

If you ask most people, exercise and asthma do not play well in the same sandbox. If you ask them to consider an athlete with asthma, it seems even more ...

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What I Wish People Knew About Living with Asthma

What I Wish People Knew About Living with Asthma

I was diagnosed with asthma as an adult, so it hit me like a freight train when I got the news. I wrote for a health magazine for years and am a big medical nerd, yet asthma ...

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My Identity as an Adult With Asthma

My Identity as an Adult With Asthma

My identity as someone living with asthma has transitioned from one of embarrassment and shame to informed and empowered.

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