Cystic Fibrosis and Oxygen
Soapdish12 hours ago
My husband has cystic fibrosis and has been told he need oxygen 24/7 now. We are due to go to Germany in 10 days, where do we even start to ...
Dwanna11293 hours agoPOPULAR
Has anyone just tried praying for a healing along with natural herbs?
Shadwell4 hours ago
Hi just wondering if any one has hired the portable oxygen to take on holiday
Is it worth hiring or buying your own
It's a bit of a minef...
Azithromycin and acid reflux?
O2Trees5 hours ago
Hi all - has anyone who takes 3 x week azithromycin found that their acid reflux has got worse? I have with lots of burping and a bit of re...
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Another damp day
stamford12346 hours ago
And another flare up. Coughing it up and keeping warm. Look after yourselves x
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Alice706 hours ago
Has anyone found that even though lab results of sputum test say doxycline for my two bacteria of Haemphius influenza and streptococcus pneu...
Session 8, Pulmonary rehab.
canalchris7 hours ago
Well I have to say this is a roller coaster of a course for me personally. Still feeling a bit nervous as leaving home time of 12:30 drew n...
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Breathing & coughing
Janzo548 hours ago
I had my neck op in the spring and all went ok-you may remember i had post op breathing probs but was starting an infection before...
No link between hypoallergenic dogs and lower risk of childhood asthma.
2greys11 hours ago
Growing up with dogs is linked to a lower risk of asthma, especially if the dogs are female, a new study from Karolinska Institutet and Upps...
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Brilliant Idea For A Christmas Present For The Lady In Your Life.
sufferer211 hours ago
Stuck for ideas about what to buy her? Get her a fridge and watch her face light up when she opens it !!! lol.
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thamesbob11 hours ago
i have c.o.p.d and i get the atendance allowance i get the higher rate because it is so bad . i also have high blood presure and lots more...
Well..well..Prednisone? Cataract Ops?
Happylondon11 hours agoPOPULAR
Still can’t see properly..
I used to have a pair of varifocals and I was happy apart from my right eye going weird..
I had 2 cataract ops both...
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Omeprazole and osteoporosis
Tilantoe12 hours ago
Just thought I would mention about the link between omeprazole and osteoporosis as the topic was raised a few weeks ago. Went to discuss re...
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Fostair 200/6 for COPD
Dids4914 hours ago
My Fostair 100/6 has been changed to 200/6 for my severe COPD. I have read the patient leaflet and it seems to just relate to Asthma and not...
New inflammation inhibitor discovered.
2greys16 hours ago
A multidisciplinary team of researchers led from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have developed an anti-inflammatory drug molecule with a ne...
Music12318 hours ago
Hello everyone am just woundering how long does it take to get your pip forms
Been told that i have something called DIP
Thomska day ago
Been told i have this in 2009 as well as Copd and that with in 5 years ill have a gas tank if i don't stop smoking well this happened to me ...
Normgeana day ago
I bought some Bramwells Manuka Honey at Aldi and see it has "Multifloral" on the label. Does this mean it is not the genuine article as it i...
249crissya day ago
Hi I am new to this. I was diagnosed with COPD in March this year the main symptoms are breathlessness, slight cough. I had a mild heart att...
Breakthrough in treatment of Restless Legs Syndrome.
2greysa day ago
RLS is a common condition of the nervous system that causes an overwhelming irresistible urge to move the legs. Patients complain of unpleas...
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What is the latest with steam ablation etc
Gazza01a day agoPOPULAR
Hi all. I wondered if anyone knows the latest on the steam ablation and the nerve treatments. I know there is a doctor Pallav shah who was d...
ChristineTaylora day ago
Well have shingles for the third time, although this is considered rare! Seems that treatment for one thing leads to susceptibility to so m...
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Ihave3kids2 days ago
I am due an endoscopy at the end of the month to look at my oesophagus. I had a bad bout of reflux, without heartburn but just...
Black seed oil
Dwanna11292 days ago
Hello everyone I am new to the group and just wanted to know has anyone tried BLACK SEED OIL for COPD. If so how much do you take and how h...
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Roy22772 days ago
Hello, I was wondering if anyone is using prednisone for long term,, I am currently taking 15mg a day, if I try to cut back or come off I ge...
Childhood Asthma and unknown cigs
stamford12342 days ago
Husband discharged following great care at Kent and Sussex. Drain in for 14 days and IV AB. Now home with a bag full of prescriptions. Ca...
A new approach to detecting cancer earlier from blood tests.
2greys2 days ago
Cancer scientists led by principal investigator Dr. Daniel De Carvalho at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre have combined "liqu...
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Session 7, Pulmonary rehab.
canalchris2 days ago
Wow. That's my first impression of session No 7.
I really struggled last night with very sticky almost immovable mucus' from about 02:3...
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Bettz2 days ago
I've been using a Spiriva Inhaler for a year or more, but the last time I got the Spriva inhaler from the pharmacist, it came in a new conta...
lKeith2 days ago
Recently I made contact with a person who had received injections for Psoriasis following a period on a tablet form, I've now lost the posti...
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