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Too much sleep?

My husband has been sleeping a lot in the day lately. Besides COPD and oxygen 2...

Hi does anyone out there know if COPD or the medication can cause memory loss?

Transplant Is The Only Option For Me.

Hi All, Again i have left a blog on the NRAS page about the outcome of my meetin...

Why are support groups only during work hours?

I can't seem to find any support group that is after working hours. I do not wan...

Serevent

seven weeks on Serevent and feeling much better, I'm flying on Sunday to Spain ...

Feeling sorry for myself

I have been really struggling today, how I got through work I don't know , I'm f...

Again!

Hello all, I was just starting to feel a lot better from my bout of pneumonia w...

Offensive I hope not- Funny I think so

Another of my FB borrowings

A joke

Subject: How old is Grandma? How old is Grandma, really? Stay on -- the ...

pneumonia

hi i did find a chemist so i have now had my pneumonia jab done by the nurse at...

Poor KOTC.had to go to doctor this morning

................Not feeling to good recently so this morning I was off to the Do...

Powe Plate or Treadmill?

I have already got a cheap hands and feet cycle used sitting on a chair but am c...

Cavity and wall insulation.

I am absolutely blazing mad, fit to burst in fact. Last year everyone in our st...

Interesting piece about Robert Peston who lost his wife to lung cancer

BBC Business editor Robert Peston was featured in a number of newspapers this mo...

pheumonia

i know this may sound silly but i just dont know.. but like the flu can you catc...

Pulmonary Rehab and Dodgy Back...

Yesterday my first delivery of oxygen and back pack arrived and today my back is...

Exercise

To all with copd go to the gym and get on the treadmill.

C.O.P.D. IMPROVEMENT

Hello everyone. Went for my annual spirometry test yesterd...

WEATHER BRECHIN ANGUS SCOTLAND

SUNNY,,,OUTLOOK,, SUNNY,,,, RESULT,,,CUT THE GRASS AND WEEDING :)

Just an Hours Walk

There was only an hour before lunch so I thought it was time for a quick walk fr...

Chest Doc wants to see me tomorrow.

Hi All, My chest doc called me at home asking me to see him tomorrow to discuss ...

Advances in organ replacement

Check out this site - it goes back to last year but is still very interesting: ...

Hi, I'm planning a holiday in June and now I'm getting scared about flying, what is this everyone is saying about the need for oxygen

Thank you all for your replies they have been really helpful :)

hi i am new to this site i was diagnosed of emphysema 18 mths ago and still find it hard to accepted how do anyone else cope thanks

Welfare Rights

I finally decided to claim for DLA. The turning point was when I found out I had...

FEV1

Hi guys after being diagnosed on April 2nd of this year I noticed that many of y...

going for an oxygen revue this week.

when i had some probs a couple of weeks ago, the advice from the forum was soun...

Hope & Relief

Hi Guys, Havent posted for a fair while, but have kept fully up to date. Life w...

Update

Following last Tuesday's debacle at my PR assessment where they tried to kill me...

Has anyone had chest discomfort with Ventolin (Salbutamol)

I've had chest discomfort (indigestion type discomfort) when using Ventolin, the...