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Azithromycin

I have been taking this for 4 years now and wondering if I should have a break.....

Wreckless & Unprofessional

Seen GP re Lung Clinc discharging me and stoping my maintenance antibiotic’s. Fe...

ABPA and bronchiectasis

Just been referred to the wythenshaw hospital for allergic aspergillosis,had num...

Drug reaction

Hello, I have seen Dermatologists about this rash I have. It has spread daily un...

coloured sputum

Hello all, i have emphysema and {Bronchiectasis which i have only just found out...

Transplant not far away I can feel it,

Since I have been put on the Priority list and a couple of remarks made by the t...

Useful website explains lab tests

I found this website a while ago, then came across it again today. I think it's ...

Woodburning stoves on Newsnight

Halleflippinlujah!! Finally, wet wood being burnt and associated pollution has...

Looking for swollen feet

Any discussion on swollen feet and help to eliminate it

Lab in photo!!!

I’ve just had a huge 😂 and will confess, I read the replies that mentioned the ...

Breathing test

Have been for my breathing test today, did a bit better than I thought which sur...

does anyone go dizzy when having a coughing bout

copd coughing bouts

1 week off the patches and craving

Hi all I stopped smoking on 5th November and started a 12 week course of patches...

Well..

Hello again 🌻 Physical trainer killed me today..that’s the problem when you go ...

Cold?or not?

Hi all. Since Saturday I’ve felt like I’m coming down with a real bad cold,sneez...

Newbie and tired all the time

Hi my name is sandy and have copd + asthma had this for 7+ years now ......it's ...

So so tired...

No energu, just exhausted. Nearly a week since my septoplasty and FESS, it's slo...

Any info

Hello to all. Wondered if anyone has a similar experience. After many many month...

Fortisip compact drinks

Has anyone had the same problem. I’ve just started drinking Fortisip compact dri...

Long time since post.

Hi all,Ken here from NZ. Just lately been getting pain across top of chest, acro...

Some links..towards getting better 💐

9 attitudes.. mindfulness https://youtu.be/2n7FOBFMvXg Depression-affirmations...

Claiming pip

Hi everyone, I'm back and hoping someone can answer my question. As I've said b...

Concerned but not worried

Evening all new member here, I was upgraded to moderate cop d last week, I am 59...

It’s good to be back

Hi everyone, I have today rejoined this site. In 2013 I was a regular user chatt...

60% FEV1 Emphysema 12 mile walk

Hi, I am a 35 year old mate and I was diagnosed with moderate emphysema in Octob...

Household pollution and COPD

https://www.atsjournals.org/doi/abs/10.1164/rccm.201709-1861OC

Traffic related pollution and increase of asthma and lung disease in middle age

http://erj.ersjournals.com/content/50/4/1602357

Bronchiectasis Crackles

I have bronchiectasis caused by a hypoplastic right lung and many chest infectio...

Weather and breathing

Hi Just recently found this site and as I have COPD I will be asking for help an...

A “Touch” of emphysema

Went to the doctors with an unrelated problem. Had an x ray and was told I had a...