I have seen on here that people consider they have Bronchiectasis under control. What do they call control. I am a lifelong asthmatic & things started to go wrong in October 2012 & eventually in May 2014 I was diagnosed with bronchiectasis. Since about Sept 2014 I have taken a course of antibiotics usually 1 week but after 14 days I have another infection & need another course. It got to the stage where I can forecast when I will be ill. On occasion I have gone 21 days & the most I have done is 34 days & I really should not have left it that long. I am doing the physio breathing (2 rounds)exercises twice daily plus weights, steps, wall press ups. stand sit once a day. I like cycling so opted for that rather than walking. in 2014 I did 3k miles in 2015 2.5k miles. This was too much so I have cut down & felt better for it only 650 miles this ytd. Now I have set up my turbo trainer so I do 20 minutes on it straight after the above physio exercises then have breakfast. My last 3 intervals between Antibiotics were 13 days 12 days & 12 days. I consider under control say antibiotics every couple of months. I am age 71 & I may be losing weight now as well. Question what is considered "under control" & what am I doing wrong.
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