Bird fanciers lung query
TripleTea2 hours ago
So I’ve finally seen a specialist after over 6 months of illness. He thinks I could have bird fanciers lung. I hope not as I have two birds ...
I’m in Liverpool Dec. the 13th with some spare time.
Sharp5Flat136 hours ago
Flying out tomorrow. If anyone would like to
have a drink, let me know.
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Emphysema does it feel more like a tightness in the throat or chest.
Gazza018 hours ago
Could someone please explain to me whether the obstruction felt in breathing with emphysema is purely in the chest. Or does anyone f...
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Emphysema and flu
Livefor9 hours ago
Hello everyone hope you're doing well, husband has the flu 'I think 'im worried about it because it is the weekend and can't see a doctor..s...
Cold weather and IPF
simbanine12 hours ago
Hi friends. My IPF has progressed to the stage I need oxygen and other aids. I have always been an outdoor type although at 76 I am not as a...
The Real Me. Merry Christmas
Hacienda14 hours ago
My Son & Daughter with me at My Hubby's Birthday Bash. The Reason I have shared this Pic, is Because I have all the COPD ailments and awaiti...
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Advent challenge day 9
Damon186414 hours ago
Good morning everyone hope you are well and enjoying your day. My challenge for today is be more positive in my handling of my problems, thi...
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Silicosis is on the rise, but is there a therapeutic target ?
2greys15 hours ago
Researchers from the CNRS, the University of Orléans, and the company Artimmune, in collaboration with Turkish clinicians from Atatürk Unive...
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Flu Jab Update
Aingeful15 hours ago
First of all,thank you to all who answered my panicky post! I have now had my first flu jab ever! I am sure that our lady doctor thoroughly ...
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Finally, some gunk!
Shancocka day ago
At last today I have been able to blow some horrid gunk out of my nose which is really helping. Had a good blow a while ago and a load of st...
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Bronchiectasis, between exacerbations
Ortho102 days ago
I would be interested to hear how "well" do fellow Bronch patients feel between exacerbations?
Do any of us get relief from the const...
Graphic warnings snuff out cigarettes’ appeal to kids.
2greys2 days ago
Many studies have shown cigarette packs with graphic warning labels – with images such as bleeding, cancerous gums and lips – can deter smok...
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MIT engineers repurpose wasp venom as an antibiotic drug.
The venom of insects such as wasps and bees is full of compounds that can kill bacteria. Unfortunately, many of these compounds are also tox...
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joyce742 days ago
on my 5th week of Azithromicine which are doing me good, sputum almost gone. I asked GP about the steroids and was told for use only for exa...
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Aingeful2 days agoPOPULAR
I have never had a flu jab though I have been eligible for a few years. I wasn't convinced they helped and had seen lots of people become i...
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Betsey692 days agoPOPULAR
Hi everyone It's my first post and wanted to ask for some advice as you all seem to look out for each other on here. Am feeling very overwhe...
Alice702 days ago
Having wrote about my struggle to stop smoking ,I am so grateful for the sensible caring response I've had from a wonderful group of people....
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Bronchiectasis and bleeding
PaulaMA2 days ago
Hi. I was diagnosed with bronchiectasis in my teens. Now I'm mid 50s.
Had numerous infections antibiotics and thus August my first antibiotic...
Keep right on to the end of the road.
Don-Rhymer2 days ago
Whether running on my paper round
In the snow and wind and wet.
Or shuffling to the Post Office,
My benefits to get.
There's always been just th...
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Helsbells13 days ago
Hey, folks.I am a 51 year old female recently diagnosed with ILD. I am looking for any info, advice even just contact with folks who have th...
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COPD past lung function tests
music3 days ago
Hi everyone hope all well has can be
I have found my past results and have been looking and working out and finding out asking questions to ...
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Incruse / Anoro
pekingeselover3 days ago
Just been to the Dr's for a spirometry test. Been on the Incruse inhaler for the past three months after a mri scan showed emphysema. The in...
Fredfish3 days ago
Has anyone experience of using an oxygen concentrator with a humidifier as we had problems with drying out of the airways with an oxygen con...
hope1323 days ago
Hope everyone is doing well,have not wrote in awhile.feeling good .use inhaler very little .can do whatever i want and i dont have any breat...
Breathe Easy groups
mainsdours3 days ago
I’m 20 and thinking of going to my local Breathe Easy group next week. Now this is going to sound awful but it seems it’s made up of elderly...
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robdonn3 days ago
Hi everyone and hope you are all well. Just wondering if anyone has had any experience of the following and able to offer any advice please?
Tuberculosis survives by using host system against itself.
2greys3 days ago
In a new study published in the Journal of Experimental Medicine, scientists at the University of Notre Dame have discovered that the pathog...
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Dirty air now could harm hearts of offspring later.
A parent’s exposure to dirty air before conception might spell heart trouble for the next generation, a new animal study suggests.
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Johnem3 days ago
This was passed on to me recently and I thought it very clever in more than one way, so I thought I would pass it on here for your enjoyment...
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Now a sinus infection, thought I'd seen the last of these..
Shancock3 days ago
Following my surgery in Feb this year I thought I'd be clear of these. But after catching another cold from the germ bags at work, last week...
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