Time_2_drink3 hours ago
She came at 3am with a nurse in tow she phoned the Doctors and got him to put the Meds Back on repeat hope I get them very soon .She also pr...
How Sleep Apnea May Contribute to Normal-Tension Glaucoma Risk.
2greys5 hours ago
People with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS), a disorder characterized by repetitive episodes of paused and shallow breathing during ...
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Study: Clear Link Between Heavy Vitamin B Intake and Lung Cancer.
B vitamins are among the most popular supplements on the market in the United States. Some, like B6 and B12, are marketed and sold as produc...
Understanding how omega-3 dampens inflammatory reactions.
OMEGA-3: Omega-3 fatty acids, which we primarily get through eating fatty fish, have long been thought to be good for our health. Many dieta...
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Bronchiectasis & heart problems
SueDeal9 hours ago
I am new to this site and came across it while doing a little research on my condition!
I was diagnosed with bronchiectasis in 2015 after a r...
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I can finally breathe
Oregon123o11 hours ago
Tried advair Asthma disk powder form today and I can breathe now after 7months of what felt like i was suffocating I am so happy now.
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Cough and hallucinating
Anon211 hours ago
I catched a really bad cough and it seemed to spread throughout the house so everyone's got it, but I have also been hallucinating and it's ...
Coughing for 2 years!!!
ladysandradawn13 hours ago
My mom developed a cough about 2 years ago. It's a really wracking cough that is debilitating. It's horrendous to listen to and there...
The Lancet Respiratory Medicine: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease caused 3.2 million deaths worldwide in 2015.
2greys16 hours ago
"COPD and asthma contribute substantially to the burden of non-communicable disease. Although much of the burden is either preventable or tr...
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#battleforbreath British Lung Foundation campaign finishes end of Aug
8405loi16 hours ago
Don't forget to share your photos on social media quoting #battleforbreath
- my choir!!
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Steroids not effective for chest infections in adults who don’t have asthma or other chronic lung disease.
Oral steroids should not be used for treating acute lower respiratory tract infection (or ‘chest infections’) in adults who don’t have asthm...
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Pinky201716 hours ago
Is there an organization like this site in the United States?
Has anyone experienced breaking out on your face where the tubing is? I have sores on the bottom of my nose n around my mouth . was wonderin...
Pinky201719 hours ago
Was wondering if anyone has researched stem cell transplants? They offer one in Jacksonville n Tampa fla. Its costly n none of my pulmonolog...
JeffAjaxSmith21 hours ago
Well VIRUS is well on my chest ... and it's not for shifting WAS back at DOCTORs as my spo2 was reading 90.
Anyway doctor give me new antibio...
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Pinky2017a day ago
Thank u for sharing . we are the same age. Are u on oxygen? I dont knoW if u have seen the commercial in England that I am referring to but ...
Getting a dog
Bettyboop23a day ago
Hi I have copd I am on my own as lost husband 3 yrs ago , I am thinking of getting a small dog like a shihtzu or something that doesn't shed...
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Bobbi6a day ago
It was a great first day everybody. They didn't push me too hard and they were so friendly. I absolutely loved it, had fun and felt proud of...
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Inamomenta day ago
That's the first PR done. Quite a mixed bunch, about 12 of us. It was introductory really. They repeated the shuttle (not shuffle!) Test. I ...
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Coping with oxygen
Margie2553a day ago
totally fed up good day yesterday crap today res nurse said shef up my oxygen no only 4 bottles again instead of 8 means ringing all the tim...
Which is the more beneficial?
Lilian226a day ago
My goal at PR was to walk up a slight hill which I haven't been able to do for about a year, SOB, I didn't achieve that, however yesterday I...
carolg1a day ago
Every morning I wake up back of nose throats and airway clogged up wit mucus so thick as a lot of my ou know some I think is PND and some re...
Home from hospital
Damon1864a day ago
Well they let me come home this afternoon,it wasn't a chest infection it was higher up in my airway. Thanks for all the support. Love Bernad...
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Ok everybody today is my first day of PR. I'm heading out the door with a positive attitude and a nervous belly. I'll let you know later how...
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Employment Rights, if any?
BilboBagshota day ago
Due to an earlier post I have spoken to my GP and new consultant who have said I am not fit to fly. I have had to tell my employer this ...
Harris192 days ago
I tried to rent a mobile oxygen concentrator to take away on holiday with me I was shocked to find out that it was costing £545 for 2 weeks ...
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Tweety782 days ago
Can someone tell me if I need to take ventolin four times a day but do they mean two sprays or one spray at the moment I have a heavy col...
Stop ads showing people who never smoked dying of copd don't take away hopes ..stop the people killing innocent people family friends
Pinky20172 days ago
I have a disease . brought on by second hand smoke . by parents smoked their entire lives 6 packs totals day in house in car when pregnant. ...
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Been to Doc
Weeannie2 days ago
Morning all, if some of your u remember I was happy n bed all weekend with a terrible pain in my left side/back. I went to the doctor yester...
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leonie47nz2 days ago
I'm at level 3 with emphysema. Can that make you bring up blood .
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