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My husband passed away

It with a heavy heart that I have to tell you my beloved husband passed away on ...

Single Transplant not possible

2 weeks ago I’m told that there are limited lungs, and as I’ve only had 1 dry ru...

Christmas gifts for men ?

Can anyone on here give me any ideas for Christmas gifts for hubby ?Are any ...

Speechless with anger

Having waited 2 years finally got appointment with specialist. Phoned transport...

Friday afternoon

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Delightful surprise

This beautiful bit of british manufacturing appeared at my front this morning , ...

Valentino Rossi

Just been watching review of his career, amazing. Although I mostly rode pillio...

Been through a tough time. (still am!)

I haven't posted for over a year, as my daughter knows my name on here, and I ...

Sad News

For those of you who knew my wife Penny, I have some sad news. She unfortunately...

The village is starting to look festive

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Weird scary cough, not covid

Evening everyone. Ive been having a cough for the last five weeks which came on ...

Friday morning at the creek

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So I had a stabbing pain in my heart and had labs done two days later. Yay. My baseline is 10-11. Now nearly 78! Yikes. What up.

The specialist all chill says take another labs in two weeks. Hahaha. If I’m sti...

Ice cream

Someone has told me that icecream is bad for C.O.P.D .I hope this is not true. D...

My photos 📸

I would appreciate your support in me writing this post as I do not wish to offe...

Shortness of breath today

Last weekend I had to have my beautiful cat, Tammy put to sleep. Yesterday, I st...

Why Do I Keep Getting Pleurisy ?

Why do I keep getting pleurisy ? I don't smoke , never had , no history of asthm...

Respiratory Physiology - Lungs are operating at 51%

Hello All, I am a 23 year old female who keeps losing breath severely and my hea...

Zephyr valves

Hi all Just wondering if anybody has any knowledge of this treatment .and if so ...

Did you know

Omicron ( the new covid variant) is an anagram of moronic , just a thought .

Beautiful Saturday evening

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Bit stormy today

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Acapella alternative

I ordered a replacement acapella mucus clearing device through the GP surgery a ...

Autumnal sunshine 🌞

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Satinwood paint

I have mild asthma/COPD and a few years ago I became ill after we used some glos...

Heading home (week 7 update on covid pneumonia recovery)

I've not posted in a while, but thought it time for an update on my covid pneumo...

Bronchiectasis oxygen therapy

Is there any harm in using oxygen 24/7 at 3 litre from a concentrator. I am tol...

Pseudomonas

Hi. Has anyone with bronchiectasis found out they have the Pseudomonas bug? If s...

A little Bronchiectasis update

Firstly I want to say a huge thank you to all of you who replied to my post rece...

Breathing during Stethoscope examination

Hi All, I just wanted to ask the community something that I have found very str...
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