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...
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...
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Again I must thank you for your thoughts and prayers. My hubby was firstly prescribed 250mg of antibiotics, then they changed it to 500 mg....
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...
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...
Hi All Thank-you all for your support & kind messages.. Just got home from my first Rheumatologist appoint and don't know what to think.......
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 ...
Flu vaccine, aspirin, whooping cough vaccine and Anti-D
Is this standard practice to offer flu and whooping cough vaccine whilst pregnant? I'm not up for taking aspirin every day, I don't think I'l...
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...
Weight loss from pneumonia
Can having pneumonia for 3 to 4 months make you lose an extreme amount of weight and loss of appetite or sleep...
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...
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....
Neutropenia - Antibiotics good idea before dental work?
My neutrophils are quite low right now. I have not been having problems with infections....
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...
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 ...
Post Sepsis Hair Loss
I am 54 years old, I was admitted to the hospital wiith renal failure, sepsis and bilateral pneumonia, with a possible lower right lobe mass,...
Hydrea, immune system and Vitamin C
I've had no problems with the medication and am regularly monitored by a good haematologist....
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....
I told the doc that my husband was stage 4 Emphysema and he said that just to be safe he wanted to do a bunch of tests as well as a chest X-r...
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