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Hi All, Still on the UP

Hi everyone, Not been on for a while, been so busy. Its so good to be able t...

New member here

Hi everyone, just thought I'd pop in to say hi! I'm 39 and have COPD as well as...

chat room - tonight 8.00

anyone fancy it ? :)

COPD and always tired

Hi, I visited my doctor about a month and a half ago as I hurt my shoulder and w...

M O T with the consultant today

Well after the array of test and the usual long wait at the hospital it appears ...

ESA point scores

I have been following the newspaper reports re ESA questionaire which were horri...

what is point where the blood oxygen level is damaging other organs of the body .

. is it below a sp02 level of 92. that was the information given to me by my con...

PR day has arrived.......

I rang the pr at my local hospital today.they rang me back,and gave me a date,at...

How stupid is me Blog.

As many will know I write my own copd blog. And rather than replicate on two blo...

Newly diagnosed and feeling numb.

Diagnosed with COPD last week and feeling numb. Still crying. Have had difficult...

hi there!

Hi, not blogged for a few days, been busy (and then tired!) Today I've been t...

PASSED :)

Passed my latest degree module, whoopi. Two months to go and shall have my nose...

02 community nurse

Just had a visit from the above in she comes and says oh your sats are low at 85...

Does anyone understand how peak flow measurements indicate severity of COPD

I am assessed as moderate COPD, however my peak flow of 275 does not appear on p...

when you're smiling, when you're smiling, your heart smiles back at you :)

wheeee - more proof of smiling helping health, whether a sincere smile or not :)...

dane

Hi all. Thank you for all the info,I found the sheffield site very usefull,I wil...

moderate copd

my name is bob i was diagnosed with copd in 2010 but it did not affect me till e...

Hellooooo I'm back!!!!!!!!!!!!! Been on hols and dad had an amazing time...

Hi all, my laptop broke a few weeks ago so havn't been on here for a while. Plus...

Thinking of buying a treadmill !!!!

Hi although i go to PR I am not very good at doing my excercises at home, I love...

my mum was diagnosed with parkinsons disease, what are the chances of myself getting it and is there a test i can take

dane

This is just to say thank you all for your anserws.I am pleased I found this sit...

Flu vaccine to be offered to all children over the age of 2.

Good Afternoon I hope everyone is well, my last post was about the weather tu...

PR

First visit to PR today very small group of about 5, managed a few minutes each ...

Is it common practice to keep changing doctors until you find a good one?

I am really curious as I have only ever changed doctors when moving before, but ...

Reflexology Treatment

Tips for Getting a Reflexology Treatment http://video.about.com/altmedicine/Tips...

Useless Doctors!!

Just having a rant about my doctor who is just bloody useless!!! After get...

Jelly Knees

I have emphysema (20years+) and my breathing has not been so good over the last ...

newby

hi,i was diagnosed with copd january 2011 afterabout 8 years of problems with c...

I have now been waiting 3+months for pr....

Not bad I suppose,considering I have severe emphysema and bronchitis...Anybody e...

Long term outlook for bronchiectasis

Hi - was recently diagnosed with bronchiectasis. I wondered what the long term ...