I had pneumonia pleurisyand then diagnosed asthma 19 years ago. Untill last four years no problems but each autumn ive had chest infections needing five courses antibiotics and steroids. Was referred to chest dr last may he gave me actovent inhaler and montekulast tablet i also have seritide and salbutamol. Im well during summer but no matter what autumn knocks me out. Ive been off sick since beginning of december back to see gp on 28 jan . I have asked gp for second opinion chest dr as i have no faith in him he knows im worse in winter but didnt want to see me till may this year!! With view to discharge me ....why im still same ...anyway im going to see someone else but what is it i need to ask. Im fed up four Christmases ruined im house bound as no energy agony to breathe i was also diagnosed in april with rheumatoid arthritis ....which chest dr said i couldnt have ...told rheumy and she was furious. Help im so down i feel i only have six mnths life ...i eat healthy drink little i used to exercise with trainer until this i also have two horses which i only ride in summer due to this . Please any help
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