British Lung Foundation
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Just been told after nearly four years . I had been suffering fro EAA . (Farmers lung or know from caring for parrots ) . My lungs are scared and body dependant on Steriods at the moment . But will try and reduce dosage of Steriods . Does anyone have any information on this please . My Dr didn't have any handouts. Nor did my ccap nurse I seen at derriford today .

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You could try ringing the BLF helpline on Monday.

03000 030 555


Hi what is the name of your steroids?


Some steriods, such as prednisone, need to be decreased very slowly. Other wise, your body over reacts.

So what steriod are you on?



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