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seretide

Hi i am on seretide 500 and have been told by my doctor that the new guidlines a...

COPD sufferers, have you ever felt you are going to, stop breathing altogether, and die?

I am 73yrs, and have had 2/3 bad days, where even walking the short distance to ...

Laughing πŸ˜‰

Laughter is a good thing. Scientists tell us that laughter, humor and joy are an...

OMG!!

Just getting my dinner served, better I dug in!! Thanks for all your likes!! I ...

Someone is watching πŸ˜ƒ

I always have my cat Jimi watching me funny when I do exercise on my sofa, but a...

Lesson: Actually, everybody starts before the number one. πŸ˜‰

A child and his father were visiting an elderly neighbor. They were raking the n...

Lesson: Experiences of life touch all no matter how young or how old. πŸ˜ƒ

A mother was seeing her 8 year-old son off to school one morning. She walked hi...

stem cell treatments

I have been trying to research stem cell treatments for some time only to learn...

COPD

Hi everybody out there I'm 62 years old I smoke the not really heavily and I rid...

Chill pillow

Got a chill pillow of the internet to help with night sweats. Woke up this morni...

Weak legs again

Nearly every inhaler I have been prescribed over the years make my legs feel wea...

Have your say on PIP and ESA assessment processes

Just found this government site taking evidence of the effectiveness of assessme...

Has anyone heard of the drug = " Mepolizumab " ? ..

I recently had my three monthly check up with my Consultant , for my \" Copd / E...

increasing my dose of itraconazole to 4oomgs pd seemed to coincide with tinnitu anybody else notice this ?

Have been taking itraconazole for aspergillosis , seem to have developed tinnitu...

Lesson 2

A sales rep, an administration clerk, and the manager are walking to lunch when...

air trap

hello all has anyone been diag with air trapping? and if so how are you being tr...

Aged to perfection

The average age of people living in our military retirement community is 85. Rec...

Lung Diease & Swirling Mitochondria

Well what dose it mean WELL question is what do doctors see in our sputom. Are t...

Beware of misdiagnosis! My story...

Hello. I am writing this because I suspect that what happened to me might well b...

Pulmonary hypertension

Does anyone know the symptoms of pulmonary hypertension. ? Some of you know tha...

Anxiety health worries

Im 19 yrs old and i have anxiety . I had a pda when i was 4 months old and since...

O2 sats of 88%

Hello everyone, I have persistent bacterial bronchitis and query asthma. I will...

The parting.

I parted from some friends this week, So am feeling rather sad. The friction th...

Update on Lung Valves

Had my second appointment with the consultant at Wythenshaw Hospital and left fe...

catteracts and COPD

my husband has bad cateracts and copd so when he went to the eye dept they would...

Past it?

When you are old and poorly, You cannot help but think You won't be coming her...

Right lung consolidation with only chest pain no other symptoms

Hello I am a 34 year old mother of 3, aged 6, 3 and 4 months! I don't smoke and...

BLF TV advert

Hello everyone, We have some exciting news! Our brand new TV advert is live! It...

Doctor appointment

Went for my lung doctor appointment a few days ago I even brought my portable ox...

Asbestos desease

I was diagnosed three years ago with Pleural Plaque, Pleural Thickening and Fibr...