Watch a series of short films about asthma care for children and young people
The different between asthma and wheeze in children videos
In this series, Dr Mando Watson from St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington explains the difference between asthma and wheeze in children, and explains what to do if your child has asthma or wheeze.
How to undertake spirometry video
This short animated video, produced by Lungs at Work, details how to undertake spirometry. It is aimed particularly at patients who may have difficulty understanding the technique – maybe a language barrier, or other reasons. It is free to download and use.
Explaining asthma to children video
This fantastic video explains asthma to children, including the importance of having an asthma plan, from the team at Operation Ouch.
Sesame Street asthma rap
This fun video helps children to learn what to do to keep their asthma under control so they don’t miss out on activities.
- Don’t forget your inhaler as Justin Bieber might need a backing singer – https://youtu.be/DbA0cdTdY3M
- Tig chase don’t let asthma catch you – https://youtu.be/6rMipKkmTuc