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Mum diagnosed with Emphysema and Fibrosis of the Lungs

Hi, My mum has recently been diagnosed with emphysema and fibrosis of the lungs....

Copd sufferers

Hi my names Lesley I've been diagnosed copd first stage. It's all a little scary...

40th Birthday party

Afternoon. I went to my nieces 40th birthday Saturday night she had a party with...

A brilliant idea

Just taken my wheeze to the surgery and come away with a log book. No, really - ...

Another lovely day.

Had visits from my eldest and youngest sisters yesterday. The youngest, Teresa b...

my little boy bandit

finally I can post all four legs, thanks to a friend and her little new addition...

A horrible, drained feeling upon waking up from a nap.

My breathlessness started about a year ago, which I ignored and I ended up in ho...

What a slow process...

Dr appointments all day Friday, with my pulmonary Doctor. Complete pulmonary fun...

Lung & Heart Maters .... To Me

Past few day's have not been good feeling quite ill with perhypertension than ca...

Painful Ribs/Lungs

Over the weekend I have developed severe pain in the bottom of my ribs at the ba...

What are the stages of IPF?

I am 69 and was diagnosed with IPF about a year ago. I'm still able to do small...

Copd and smoking

We'll have up smoking nearly 6 weeks ago and still finding myself very breathles...

Copd and amlodipine

I have stage 3 copd and on amlopidine for bp. I am increasingly breathless. Can...

investigation

after over three years l go into Brompton lung hospital for two days so they can...

Arguement with Daughter.

OK I'm home now from a short stay in hospital. Yes I know I have let things get...

Happy Bank Holiday Monday.

Morning everyone, hope everyone is doing ok 😝 going to venture out to Blairdrum...

Living with Pulmonary hypertension/ I am new to this site

I am 64 this year and found out last year I had Pulmonary hypertension. I have a...

Helping people who are poor that need care. Why does it always have to be about the money to save a life. I'm so so sad.

Would like help finding information on alternatives medicine for adenocarcinoma....

What next

Finished clarithromycin and prednisolone. Fierce thrush so got one dose fulcona...

Oh god I'm worse than I thought

went to church this morning ( haven't been on my usual regular visits for some t...

Relieving symptoms, slowing progression of COPD

Hello peoples What have you found effective for relieving symptoms and slowing ...

Living one day at a time with COPD

DavidTSr50 said hi from Oak Forrest,IL. USA talk about living day to day one...

Shape wear

This is one for us ladies with copd/emphysema, I wonder if any other lady has tr...

a little help from friends

hi all,on top of stage 3 severe copd with bronchiectasis right lower lobe remove...

migraines HELP

I did write to one person now Im putting it out to everyone who has had migraine...

Which one to take

Could someone please help should I be taking my blue inhaler or my symbicort tur...

should I start steroids

have been on antibiotics for 10 days and no better..went to the doctors two days...

Hi everyone (david1968)

Sorry ive not been on for agaes, work work and more work all over the country an...

Doctors are told to curb overuse of oxygen in hospitals

This was in today's newspaper very interesting given theme of my last oxygen po...

Inogen One

Hi - Can anyone tell me how to adjust the LPM. And I don't mean the 1 to 6 on th...