Hi all Today I have had the results of my second lung scan. The first showed possible bronchiectasis for which I have had 11 lots of doxycycl...
Should I have the pneumonia jab?
I have had recurrent chest infections every winter for about 6 years and I had to attend a & e last winter with an asthma attack. I saw a spe...
TRAVEL/HOLIDAY INSURANCE FOR PRE-EXISTING CONDITIONS and Cellulitis prevention??
Hi everyone, for the first time in years I'm going abroad next year. I was lucky enough to win a holiday for two to Tobabgo ( still can't bel...
My husband came out of hospital two weeks ago after a nasty bout of pneumonia , he just sleeps day and night . I have been concerned about th...
Hi guys, Went to my G.P yesterday for chest x-ray results, told I have pneumonia in my right lung in the middle lobe. Been given anti biotics...
Dad is in his 4th week on a ventilator after Septic shock
They are talking of a tracheostomy ( which they thought he wouldn’t need ) and are considering a brain scan....
Aggressive pneumonia antibiotics trigger progression ?
Does anyone have any knowledge or experience on how several rounds of various anti-biotics given intravenously can trigger a progression of C...
Hydrea, immune system and Vitamin C
I've had no problems with the medication and am regularly monitored by a good haematologist....
How getting a pneumonia vaccination has led to unstable PD treatment for me
My internist reminded that I hadn't had a pneumonia vaccination since 2004 and I am about 69 years old and at risk due to PD, the aspiration ...
Will a pneumonia vaccine be effective while taking a course of prednisolone tablets?
Hi everyone. I have RA and started on MTX 3 weeks ago....
RIVAROXABAN AND EXTRACTIONS
So I will be keen to find out if having this tooth out might reduce my AF episodes....
Sepsis and Pneumonia 4 weeks
Hi, Update on my nephew, they have stopped his sedation 3 days ago, but still looks like he is sedated, but i understand it can take a while ...
Since multiple infections have only reared in last month, I was wondering if this was common to PMR sufferers, or those taking pred, or is it...
Hi I went in to hospital on Friday with a severe headache neck stiffness and vomiting it turned out that I had VM after lumbar puncture resul...
Any do's and don'ts for 64yr old with pneumonia?? I'm usually fit so feeling a bit yuk at the moment any advice getting through this would be...
Back to it after having 11 days rest with sinusitis. Was a bit worried I'd not be able to do it but I managed it!...
Neutropenia - Antibiotics good idea before dental work?
My neutrophils are quite low right now. I have not been having problems with infections....
Lyme Disease, Help!!!!!
Hi All, I am hoping someone on this website can give me any help and guidance to get a diagnosis and treatment for Lyme disease. I have been ...
I have been told we need pneumonia jab every 5 yrs so last year I had my 2nd one. I have had 13yrs of Ra and take mtx....
Pneumonia then bronchietasis when can I exercise?
I've recently been diagnosed with mild bronchietasis but it feels anything but. I had pneumonia and was antibiotics for a month and then mana...
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