Just been diagnosed with emphysema. am 58. female smoked for twenty years. so my own fault. had issues with lungs on and off for years. ten years ago was told had this. then three years ago on routine lung function test was told lungs great I had X ray and told no emphysema. now been told have it. doc said I don't need a lung function test. He can't tell me what stage am at and just fave me inhalers. si how can I get more info on my diagnosis. ie stage am at help to stop smoking. Help with lung exercise. etc I work full time but this knocked me so bad I had to take time off work
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