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Exercise with COPD

Hi not long diagnosed with this condition, I have a dog so do walk at least half...

Chest infections

Hi everyone. I've had chest infections one after the other. Keep coughing and c...

Although I had double phymoia 2 year ago??what type I had I will never no....

My question is..why do I still have w very sore upper lung!!!oh was I'll..though...

I know what it is, do you?

I saw this normally shy bird outside Dads kitchen window in the bird feeding are...

Getting emergency help.

Today I tried to phone my doctor for an emergency appointment after becoming sud...

HI.looking to buy a finger oximeter .all say they are the best .on oxygen its important to get a accurate reading during rest and walking

with reading staying on during rest and movement.also one that will give a readi...

Here's another Cornish sign I came across at Polperro Harbor? STILL NOT ENOUGH CIDER TO UNDERSTAND THE LINGO!!! :)

Top Line: TO SAVE A LIFE? Bottom line: Do not interfere with this equipmen...

Natural supplements to help COPD

Hi guys, does anyone have any knowledge on this subject? I believe calcium and...

Anyone had Acupuncture?

Was thinking of going to see if they can help restore my appetite, I am eating q...

Have bronchilitis adult, and now working on half lung volume. My daughter's feel exercise will restore them and don't understand illness.

Does anyone else have family who don't understand lung damage is unrepairable. F...

Xolair 59 year old still here..an update

I wanted to update all that were so kind to me when I was at my lowest. Also an...

For Hopetorun

Thought you might like to see this pic of the 3 pilchards.

Saw this sign in Polperro?

Car parking in Polperro isn't easy at the best of times so this didn't help me m...

Another Blonde joke.

A young ventriloquist was touring Sweden and was doing a show in a small fi...

Good luck Wingnut

Would just like to send a massive good luck and get well soon to Wingnut, who's ...

not sure what prognosis for a non-cf person with pseudomonas a. infection (due to bronchiectasis) might be? length, quality of life?

Come back off Holiday to find

There's World Cup Football, Wimbledon Tennis, and Glastonbury on the TV so whats...

personal independece payment and ESA any chance of getting these benefits with COPD

Back from Holidays

Hi everyone, Just got back from holidays what a shock from 34 degrees down to 15...

I have severe COPD with a FEV1 of 18% can any member with this about this level tell me how they are coping please.

My first Lung Function Test on foot of a Scan indicated Extensive Emphysema but was told I have LAM disease. What am I for now? Please Help

Good news.

I had my interview for blue badge on Tuesday. It was very informal. I just got...

Weekend Wit - Stay Healthy Folks !!!

BUDGET CUTS The Health Minister asked health professionals how they feel about ...

Yet again a was at DOC's well theres a surprise.

Nearly forgot what over .. Yep not my blood test .. But right sharp pain in rib ...

Another happy tune.

Farmer crossing a stile drops his shotgun and shoots himself in his wedding tack...

Just out of hospital after a week. I was in for strep pneumonia. I have been given pain killers etc how long should I roughly take off work?

I'm 20 years old, asthmatic. Still in pain too.

Many thanks to Baywater Healthcare and Air Liquide for delivering my Holiday Oxygen on time to the very narrow streets of Polperro.(see pic)

We arrived at our holiday destination in Cornwall to find that I was fully kitte...

I don't see message to ..... in the new site

I cannot see a place on the new site where, one can have a private messaging opt...

What happens when you catch a cold?

I have recently been diagnosed with some sort of bad lung problem related to my ...

Denial over so what now?

I was diagnosed with COPD 18 months ago. Yep still smoking heavily. I'm about 6-...