Moving On Asthma

Hi there! Welcome to the Moving On Asthma website – a resource for young people living with asthma.

Develop those essential self-management skills and learn to access healthcare independently one video at a time. From what is asthma to ordering prescriptions, we’ve got it covered.

If you have only got time for some top tips, head for Managing Symptoms in the Knowledge Section, or click on the coloured boxes below to explore the different sections.


Learning about asthma


Speaking up for yourself

Health and Lifestyle

Living life well

Activities of Daily Living

Becoming independent


School and your future


Managing your emotions


Transferring to adult care

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English Not Your First Language?

Why not have subtitles in your own language?

Click on the cog in the bottom right-hand corner. Select “Subtitles/CC” option and then choose “Auto-translate” option. Finally, select your language from the list.

If you do not see the “Auto-translate” option, select “English” first to turn subtitles on.

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Screenshot showing cog in bottom right hand corner of video
Screenshot showing Auto-translate option
Screenshot showing language selection

Subtitles can also be switched on and off by clicking on the Closed Caption (CC) symbol also in the bottom right-hand corner.

Screenshot showing Closed Caption symbol for turning Closed Captions on and off in bottom right corner of YouTube video