42 episodes

My name’s William Marler. I’m 25 years old, I’m an animator, I do stand-up comedy, and I have Cystic Fibrosis. In Straight from the Lungs, I help to share real stories from real people affected by CF. You’ll hear from the experts of CF: the people living with it everyday and their friends and family, as well as the people who dedicate their lives to researching it and treating it. It’s not always going to be pretty, but it will give you a chance to meet some amazing people living extraordinary lives.

Straight from the Lungs William Marler

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 5 Ratings

My name’s William Marler. I’m 25 years old, I’m an animator, I do stand-up comedy, and I have Cystic Fibrosis. In Straight from the Lungs, I help to share real stories from real people affected by CF. You’ll hear from the experts of CF: the people living with it everyday and their friends and family, as well as the people who dedicate their lives to researching it and treating it. It’s not always going to be pretty, but it will give you a chance to meet some amazing people living extraordinary lives.

    Extra Breaths 09 - Siobhan

    Extra Breaths 09 - Siobhan

    These are Extra Breaths, coming to you straight from the lungs of Siobhan. In Episode 09 of Straight from the Lungs, Siobhan spoke about being in lockdown and eventually making the transition back to work. Here’s more from her.
     
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    • 5 min
    Extra Breaths 09 - Kirsty

    Extra Breaths 09 - Kirsty

    These are Extra Breaths, coming to you straight from the lungs of Kirsty. In Episode 09 of Straight from the Lungs, Kirsty spoke about being in lockdown with her two children with Cystic Fibrosis. Here’s more from her.
     
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    • 12 min
    Extra Breaths 09 - Kate

    Extra Breaths 09 - Kate

    These are Extra Breaths, coming to you straight from the lungs of Kate. In Episode 09 of Straight from the Lungs, Kate spoke about being in lockdown and finding it challenging to go back outside again. Here’s more from her.
     
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    • 4 min
    Extra Breaths 09 - Emma

    Extra Breaths 09 - Emma

    These are Extra Breaths, coming to you straight from the lungs of Emma. In Episode 09 of Straight from the Lungs, Emma spoke about being in lockdown and using the time to take up running. Here’s more from her.
     
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    • 6 min
    Extra Breaths 09 - Charles

    Extra Breaths 09 - Charles

    These are Extra Breaths, coming to you straight from the lungs of Charles. In Episode 09 of Straight from the Lungs, Charles spoke about being in lockdown and trying to stay creative despite his industry being on hold. Here’s more from him.
     
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    • 13 min
    Episode 09 - Lockdown

    Episode 09 - Lockdown

    In March 2020, the world went into lockdown to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The advice for the general public was to only leave home for essential needs. However, many people with Cystic Fibrosis were told not to leave the house at all, with some being told to move home altogether.
     
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    Presented and produced by William Marler.
    Featuring the voices of Charles, Siobhan, Craig, Emma, Kirsty, Katie, Laura, and Kate.
    Music by Ben Weatherill.
    Illustration by Vicky Neville.
    Thanks to Sam Lewis for his keen ear and ever-helpful advice.

    • 57 min

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