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Vcd

It could be vcd look into it

Mucus

Last few days I've woken up and almost choked on mucus in my airways thought it ...

Salt caves

I have just been and tryed this as addon to my meds best hour that i speen and f...

Lung Volume Reduction Surgery

I'm due to have LVRS soon. Has anybody here had it recently and would they be wi...

MRSA and shortness of breath.

Latest update to my posts. As well as the shortness of breath and tightness in m...

L.T.O.T. assessment and Walking test

Yesterday was my second assessment and it was much better than anticipated. The ...

Community Hospital Opening Sunday Morning TRIALS

Well it’s all been going on SEEMs I am suffering ulnar median bilateral palsy B...

Feeling a bit isolated so I'm very glad to find this community. I'm new here. From what I've already read it looks like I will be here often

Feeling guilty about smoking! Looks like I may have a triple crown of asthma, em...

New approved treatment for severe COPD

Nice have approved a tablet Roflimilast for people with severe COPD the drug eas...

O2 levels improved but more breathless

Since starting Trimbow two months ago, my O2 levels have improved. Regularly in ...

Please Help!

In reading FEV1, do we go by pre reference or post reference? My pulmonologist g...

Lung Function tests

Just had tests to check eligibility for Endo Bracheal Valves . Reading is at 186...

Thrush i am so sick of it

was told i am pre diabetic results below, it was 41 but since i put weight on it...

Husband sleeping too much and exhausted when awake.

Could be low potassium levels needed to keep heart going.

My first hospital visit to the respiratory clinic

Hi everyone, I have just had my first appointment at Leeds General Infirmary. My...

Colour of your phlegm?

Hi! What colour is usually your sputum when you dont have an infection? Is it cl...

is it worth having the pneumonia jab

I am going to have the pneumonia jab, but have just read some horrendous stories...

shorter exhales than inhales, COPD?

I feel like my exhales are shorter than my inhales. is this COPD? I went to a lu...

More tablets..

Hi my friends .. was sent for a chest x ray this morning as I can’t shake off th...

Seeing the doctor.

I rarely see my doctor. He's farmed out all his work. To nurses or to sisters. I...

Hello!

Hi there, I’m currently on holiday in Sri Lanka. Arrived here and 4 days in (2 w...

I feel like I'm drowning when I lay down...

I'm a 24 yr old female, I have a history of asthma, I have a defect on my left l...

Just a comment

Are others sick & tired of these GPs, seeing different ones with conflicting ans...

Oxygen does it help sob

I have been waiting now 2 months to see a consultant. And still have no date. I ...

Travel insurance hike

We get our travel insurance via the bank but this year because I now take 3 inha...

Casleo

Hi every one hope you are all having a good day...seen 6the doc today and he doe...

I AM STILL HERE FOR NOW

i hope some of you remember my posts,dont feel like going through everything aga...

Drnohelp

Hi everyone , I have Sarcoidosis, C.O.P.D A.F.I.B about 2 years ago I had blo...

Never give up..

We are in this together.. believe me I know how hard things get but together we ...

Pleurisy

Worse than having a baby! I have had 3 bouts of pleurisy since Christmas and eac...