Animals in Care Homes
PaulRosedenean hour ago
I am asthmatic and allergic to dogs, cats etc. I have just changed career and started working in a care home. On day one I discovered the ho...
I’m going home!!! 🎉🎉🎉
EmmaF91an hour ago
Whilst I’m a little more twitchy today, and didn’t fully pick my PF back up until after my morning meds, I have successfully gone 24hrs with...
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Samsgran4 hours ago
I am currently in Hospital on intravenous antibiotics, due to go home on oral antibiotics tomorrow. Have decided that in future I want to ...
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Anaesthetic and stage 4.
Abc6413 hours ago
I’ve been told I’m having surgery in a couple of weeks. Not worried about that, but worried about a general anaesthetic. It has stuck in my ...
The steady drift down...
Js70614 hours ago
Here we are, 4 weeks post discharge and the night symptoms are worsening and the peak flow is definitely on the way down!
Really annoying bec...
Lizzie195616 hours ago
I was going to write a blog on one topic but with all the flu jab stuff today thought I’d write one on the flu jab instead! I’d welcome your...
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Extended Asthma Issues
Catman9219 hours ago
Hello everyone, recently I've been havng issues with my asthma, and would like some advice from some like minded people if that's alright. I...
Asthma and vomiting - could it be linked?
HaydiesMuma day ago
Hi all, I have a 13 year old son with 'chronic poorly controlled asthma'. We (he) has a tough 18 months after being very well controlled for...
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Asthma a disability.
Blueboy2019a day ago
Hi; I am just wondering is Asthma & Exzema classed as a disability; I have suffered from asthma most of my life and just wanted to know!!
Social anxiety vs hosp alarm buzzer 😂
EmmaF91a day ago
That awkward moment when your in a hospital bed, trying to kid yourself that you’re fine, but know that you can’t go to sleep (even if the p...
My Life Motto Song (Get back up again!)
EmmaF912 days ago
Watching Trolls (love crappy films when in hospital cause I don’t have to think!) and I come across my new life - motto song. Perfectly sums...
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Tabitha582 days ago
This is an American guide but the initial explanation of what asthma is and how it affects the body is one of the best I have read. It is a ...
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How do you ring for help....
....when you can't breathe???
I am fine, and I didn't need help in the end but it was a sobering experience.
I went to bed, lay down and start...
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Ravenclaw19912 days ago
I just want to vent really. Had another very frustrating visit to my doctors office and talked about the ongoing chest pain I have had. Ther...
Ventolin plus Inhaled Meds Delivery System
Matman2 days ago
I'll start this Post with a nod of acknowledgement to EmmaF91 who touched on Ventolin Dosage in one of her recent Posts. This topic is such ...
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Symbicort to Seretide Last chance systemic steroids are yuck
digdig1232 days ago
As an intro, I’m an Aussie who visited the UK last Christmas and caught the Aussie Flu. 10 months on I’m still recovering from p...
Update on sister
twiddles22 days ago
Hi. My sister has had a infection which caused her asthma to be bad. She has had 2 lots of steroids and antibiotics. She is recovering now. ...
First severe asthma attack (long post sorry)
Carriejen2 days ago
On Saturday I had a really bad asthma attack. I’ve had a couple before that I thought were bad but with each one it seems to get worse. Alth...
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Need some advice about my daughter who’s 2.
Mel_v3 days ago
I don’t have asthma but my daughter who is 2 has been diagnosed with asthma.
At the moment she is having 4 puffs of clenil modulite ( brown ...
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Mooking19833 days ago
I went back to work today after three weeks off. Sent home after 3 hours. And I have this!
Costochondritis. Costochondritis is the most commo...
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Different kinds of Prednisolone
elanaoali3 days ago
Hi all as my mum would say you learn something new everyday. I just found out there are more than one kind of Prednisolone tablet. I usually...
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Revlar Ellipta 92
Aisling303 days ago
Hi all, I have been on this 24 hour inhaler for 6 months now. I take it at 6.00pm in the evening. I feel it works for me to a certain extent...
Oh what fun 🙄
EmmaF913 days ago
So after my mepo got postponed last week and I was increased back up to 40mg pred, my discharge summary came through asking me to get my HR ...
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10 things I wish I knew before long term use of pred -
amberx3 days agoPOPULAR
(I'm a rambler, just to pre-warn and I'm currently sleep deprived and emotional after more hospital/GP visits - just wanted to get some thin...
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Fostair/ coughing fit leads to closed airway.
gerrytlloyd4 days ago
I was placed on Fostair in the last fortnight and one unusual thing that happened a few days later was a vicious coughing fit out on the str...
skylia4 days ago
hi everyone I'm trying to find a site i can buy a brown inhaler can anyone help plzzz
Mooking19834 days ago
I think I've finally kicked this plurisy in the bum! Going back to work tomorrow on light duties and reduced hours next w...
Ali_4 days ago
Hi does anyone on here use CPAP for sleep apnea due to their asthma and has it helped them?
Denae0115 days ago
Has any one been prescribed carbocystein for their asthma. I have been given this recently but haven't yet taken any as I thought it was o...
PIP hate them
monju5 days ago
Hi Everyone hope you are all well and safe.
I had what I thought was a PIP assessment, I managed to get to the office with my carer on frid...
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