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Advice? Chest infection for just over two weeks. I have asthma,and allergies. I work with animals and in a workplace with asbestos.

Ignored a cough and those general chest infection complaints for a week before g...

So fed up! An update!

Thanks for all that responded to my previous post. Just back from GP appointment...

Hello everyone im new here

well ive been a welder for 31 years and have been suffering with my chest the pa...

Hello to all. I am now feeling so much better. Still taking the tablets and I do think they are helping. Hope you are all well. xx

P.S. Could not have got through that terrible time without you.

Hi i am newly diagnosed with emphysema and a 7cm bullea, does anyone on this site have this condition (ie bullea)

Waiting for Pirfenidone(supply problem at Guys)breathing getting worse

Thinking about hydrogen peroxide in nebulizer,any experience would be welcome

air purifiers

Hi wonder if anyone can help or advise on the effectiveness or not of air purifi...

Carers

A clip of this evenings Panorama was shown on Breakfast TV this morning showing...

Dr again

Going to gp later as this pain in left chest and back still keeps coming and goi...

COPD wristbands

Hi Everyone There was a question/post placed on the community recently asking a...

nutritional drinks

Does anyone know if a GP can prescribe health supplement drinks which are packed...

Hi everyone a week after joining the gym im loving it go most days yesterday did 20mins on treadmill 15mins on bike ,5 mins on

rowing machine and 10 mins on weights ,,got up today aching a bit but went lane...

Breathe Easy Choir (Part of the British Lung Foundation)

Our Guildford Branch of the British Lung Foundation are holding a concert at St....

nebuliser

I have just had a stay in hospital due to copd exasperation and chest infection ...

London air pollution

If there anyone who suffered from the London's smoke few weeks ago? What did you...

CANDLES IN THE DARK

A mother took her three year old daughter to church for the first time. The chur...

Air quality

I would like to know people's opinion, if it is healthier to live outside big ci...

Interesting research?

Spotted by a friend with COPD from an article in the Maily Dale which could help...

Hi, is there anyone out there with experience of TBM. I would love to compare notes as I was diagnosed 8 weeks ago.

TBM stands for tracheobronchomalacia. Mine is probably caused by constant coughi...

travel insurance ... COPD

see this ... I just got some much better quotes than before. https://boughtbyma...

Depression, COPD and everything else!

As a follow on from my post last week my husband has been very depressed lately ...

Good Morning all.

I just love this photo seems to say peace and tranquility to me. Have a good day...

Sea Air

Evening everyone. After rehab this morning we decided to have a drive out, so ha...

Would a cat make Asthma worse?

Hi my step son has quite bad asthma to the point he can have an attack whilst l...

Have been gone for a couple of weeks, and wanted to fill my friends here, in on what's been going on...

A few weeks ago, I had been on asking for advice on how to get my doctor to help...

oxygen assement wednesday had severe copd for three years fev1 31 percent and have been reading this post for over 1year this my first post

male

Hi everyone does any one no what the difference is between ESA and EESA can't seem to fined an answer anywhere.......

Hi all. Very new to this site for my mother. Any natural remedies/tips on dealing with Emphysma/COPD? Currently looking into Salt Caves???

My mother has coped with the disease for over 5yrs now but recently we've seen h...

I scored zero points at my ESA medical and went for a mandatory consideration and so also turned down for that now l have to go to tribunal.

l have several health conditions and get the lower rate DLA but need to reapply ...

Asthma

Hello! I'm new in this community. I would like to ask for advice. I came to Lond...