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Severe bruising after injection for Pulmoniograph

I had to have a CT Pulmoniograph yesterday, my veins are very poor and it's alwa...

Feeling let down by professionals

I've been diagnosed with copd last year and since then have only just got on the...

Kindey Pain

Hi, I have been experiencing extreme pain on my left side. The pain is in the Ki...

COPD - Throat clearing

I have a question? I have not had my spirometry test yet (Middle of Jan earliest...

Itraconizole

Can anyone help with ideas on how to ease the side effects of this drug Itraconi...

Stay strong!

Makes you think!

Improved medication - what a change!

Three weeks ago I thought I might be heading for the exit; today I cheerfully sw...

Depression and pneumonia

I got out of the hospital 2 weeks ago for pneumonia and the doctors gave me a bu...

New it

I just knew it,,,,,, it's started early this winter ,,,, cough splutter cough ,y...

LVRS

Interested to hear from anyone who has had LVRS and how it has affected them goo...

No sleep!

I'm struggling to sleep at the moment I'm currently on steroids running them dow...

SAGA Of BROTHER's Carbon Monoxide poisoning

Well we had few interesting days AS expected council guys who regular do safety ...

Dave186

I am 73 yrs old 5 foot 9 inches tall with a reading of between 400 and 450 on th...

please explain

Hello all, i have been diagnosed with c.o.p.d emphysema, 4 months ago,i have sto...

copd with racing pulse

Wondering if anyone experiences my symptoms. I have severe copd and,on 02. 24/7...

Prednisone Queen

I have Asthma and have taken Prednisone of and on for years. My cortisol usuall...

The search for answers

Hi, I'm Keith and have had copd/emphysema for years now. I'm on portable oxygen....

Yippeee

Now as well as having COPD and depression, having to give up my job due to ill ...

Exercise? Lucky You!!!

I have COPD/Emphysema. I smoke. I know the two do not good bedfellows make. I'...

Coils

I saw a post on a social media site recently about having coils? inserted into y...

Confused

Morning everyone, went to see a new respiratory nurse last week for my 6 monthly...

Does depression go with copd

I'm just putting this out there laying in bed wide awake worrying. I had a cours...

guidance

hello again I first spoke last week thinking I had an allergy asthma ,& thank y...

Hoping for diagnosis

Hello I am new... And not yet diagnosed with COPD however I am on fostair and my...

High peak flow, poor symptoms?

Sorry for so many posts, just very confused and so are my doctors. My peak flow ...

i have emphysen i both My lungs. i have never smoked

i am worried fore My copd i also have astma and emphysen

Inhalers not working so well

Hi I am new to this, have been diagnosed with COPD five years agoand gone from m...

Breathlessness

Oxygen levels can be in the normal range with oximetre, but last year when I was...

The ups and downs!

As I write this I am coming to the end of another course of prednisilone - weani...

Mild COPD, emphysema and lung scarring.

Hello thanks for letting me join your groups,I am 45 a smoker and just been diag...