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Universal job match website - what a joke !!!!!!!!

Went on the government website today, put in the words - jobs for disabled peop...

recently diagnosed with COPD but no symptoms

Hubby has recently been diagnosed but we are finding it hard to believe, he has ...

Blue parking badge and my erroneous post.

In a previous post I mentioned some car stickers that \" had a go \" at people w...

How do I apply for a blue badge???

With my Emphysema and scoliosis I find it difficult getting out and about. My da...

sleeping & breathing problems?

hello... i have \"mild\" emphysema and im 45 and since the nearly 3 years i foun...

photo

Oops Hasn't worked. Will try harder. Lois

photo

Been trying for ages to send a photo and I think I might have done it. If so th...

Big thank you for cheering me up yesterday

Thank you for all the lovely replies I had yesterday. It cheered me up no end. I...

Is copd classed as a disability?

I have been diagnosed with copd and asthma which coupled with acid refux is caus...

Capita pip meeting

Has anyone recently had PIP assessment with Capita,due a home visit next week,I ...

Virus is Winning.mattcass

Hi All, Sorry for not being on much this virus is taking it's toll on me, after ...

I'm new to this blog and not to sure how to use it

Hi every one, I have had COPD for a long time now and I suffer from flair ups, I...

Feeling .....

I woke up in the night feeling so fed up and down....well more than that really....

Not feeling very well today I think I'm heading for a flair up again feeling fed up.

C.o.p.d

Have been an asthma sufferer since childhood, diagnosed with COPD 18 years ago have been told I should only use steroids three times a year

what am I supposed to do when I need them other times, told this by respiratory ...

does any one have really painful ribs

, wondering if others have really painful ribs, mine feel as if they are being ...

Hi all I had an x-ray a few weeks ago thankfully not Cancer but told chronic lung inflam! Stopped smoking yr ago! What's the outlook for me?

Thinking about going back to gym see if this helps. Am OK but anything strenuous...

oh no

just got rid of three chest infections antis and then steriods come down with an...

Occupied disability parking spaces ..... a campaign to stop misuse

What an inspired campaign ...... A few days ago in a parking lot in Lisbon wheel...

lung function test at the brompton in london

hi everyone, has any one got any info about the part of this hospital -i believe...

Any ideas, how to sort the DWP out?? I was diagnosed with Emphysema and Bronchiectasis last summer and still getting my head round it all.

I was on ESA, got taken off it and told I'm fit for work. Now I have had my JSA ...

I wonder if our members have any tips on how to build up ones immunity system.

i have \"so called\" end stage copd, and, in the past year i seem to have suffe...

Sunshiny days !

Well what abeautifull day its been today in sttaffordshire ! At long last i man...

Oximetry information

In order to assist in the compilation of information, I have been researching th...

Bath time ?

Wife runs bath and says bath is ready go in bath room and no steam first step ta...

mis-diagnosis

some time ago, I came onto this incredible site for people with lung health issu...

Weekend Wit - Enjoy

An elderly gentleman pays a visit to his Doctors. Doctor every morning at 8:00 a...

Does anyone on this Forum have Bronchiectasis, if so how is it being treated and is the treatment successful?

I have also just been diagnosed with Aspergillosis. I am an Asthmatic.

Sad news

Hi all. I have just got brave enough to post on here. I thought I would tell you...

poorly again :(

Back to docs today.. been given antibiotics, steriods and antihistamines .. feel...