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I take 2puffs of seretide twice a day. The canister contains 124 doses. I am sure I read somewhere that you should stop using the inhaler

When the counter shows only 20 doses left. I have looked at the instructions and...

What is paved with good intentions?

Oh dear, I really did mean to do some gardening, honest. Then I switched on the ...

RECURRENT CHEST INFECTIONS Hello. I'm not sure if anyone can help me?

I'm 28, I have asthma and allergies and have had these since I was in primary sc...

SLEEP STUDY

I recently had a sleep study, the results of which have shown I have a degree of...

Eureka!

Finally able to get onto new forum set out.Tried so many things,eventually only ...

One for the weekend!

A man jumped out of a crashing plane. He pulled the rip cord of the parachute a...

After having a bronchosopy and ct scan received an appointment for results asking me to refrain from smoking that day, does anybody no why?

I am writing this on behalf of my mum who is 63 she has had the 2 week referral ...

A follow up on my Mum and 'I don't know what to do to help'

Hello all you lovely people. So it's been a month or so now since I was last on...

Weekend Wit (hope you all have a good one) Don't Get the Hump!!!!

A newly commissioned officer is posted to the desert to take charge of a group o...

my asthma symptoms become worse day after day, i can't stay in air-con room, can't drink even slight cool drink.every time i cough up sputum

i want to breathe air with mucus free lungs

god grant me the senility to forget the people i never liked, the good fortune to remember the ones i do,and the eyesight to tell the differ

ence:) now that im older , heres what ive discovered: [1] i started with nothi...

I have Emphysema ,and I am new on here, i need Help ,my english is not to good , I come from Germany

I am very dump comes to this Copd or Emphysema ,i just know i have a hard time b...

a dopey joke for huggs [honestly i wasnt the man ha ha:) ]

an elderly man [not me ha ha,,oh no no] is driving down the M1 when his mobile ...

just started on Pirfenidone,difficulty sleeping&hiatus hernia painful,anyone out there with similar problems?

Am supposed to move on to larger dose but apprehensive

happy with myself today

my patio needed power washing, i usually ask some one to do it for me once a yea...

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CT scan

Hi I just got a letter from hospital I have an appointment for a CT scan with co...

Hi everyone I'm 45 and have copd I'm a dementia carer and have had to leave the job I love can I claim any benefits? Thanx

Can't sleep get confused frustrated angry off for another chest x ray worried si...

Xolair what a nightmare. 59yr old women w/severe allergic asthma. Dr rec. Xolair. 1st injection 9 weeks ago. Breathing great asap

Day5 chest burning, 100's of blisters. 2nd 5weeks ago, day 2 burning mouth syndr...

I've heard of some people using hydrogen peroxide therapy. Anyone here use this? If so, could you tell me how you administer it.

I have heard of different ways to use this, but never tried it myself. Just thou...

Hey guys I'm new to this site I'd like to know what happens here

New beta site.

If you have not yet seen the new Healthunlocked Beta site. As you see there is ...

New site

Hi got my invite for new site and my bullguard security has blocked me getting o...

Lung reduction

Hi i am new and i am awaiting a lung reduction operation , any feed back would b...

Hi i am new and i am awaiting a lung reduction operation, any feed back will be appreciated

The new Beta BLF site.

I've just received my invite to try out the new layout. I've been on it for abou...

A lot of hot air !!!

Bloating and trapped wind!!! Would seem this is a permanant fixture Well Im not...

Calling Kings Lynn Breathe Easy Group Members........ do you have a meeting on the 2nd June, ?

and is the speaker a Chest Consultant. ????? If any one knows the group organi...

Watched Holby City Tuesday night and was shocked that a man went in with a cough and was diagnosed with COPD and got a Lung Reduction same

day. I had to wait months only to be told my lungs were too bad to do it. Wish...

Are there any inhalers that you can take for COPD that do not effect Glaucoma..ie raise eye pressure...please help..