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Advice for overnight / weekend breaks.

My husband has recently had a diagnosis of COPD. He requires 02 24/7. We have tw...

Over done it.....but was worth it lol x

Well yesterday was my birthday and yes I over did it...will I ever learn?...the ...

The Rescue Pack.

I am a faithful rescue pack I sit here at the ready For when my COPD boss Starts...

Co2 retainers

I know morning headaches are a symptom of night time but what symptoms do people...

Stevie Wonder Gig.

Intro... My grandson has a Chinese/english girl friend and she sent him this fun...

Unexpected breath

Anyone with boderline coped ever unexpected take a extra breath that comes out o...

help with travel insurance

Please can anyone give recommendations for insurance companies? i am 66 with Cop...

LIVING fully with COPD

Hi, if anyone has found natural remedies that help with COPD, I would really app...

Pre Post OP.

I've had my pre OP at the Royal brompton hospital 2 weeks ago and since then I'v...

Stage 3 Emphysema, Now What?

I have been diagnosed with COPD since November 2012 when I noticed I couldn't do...

Blood in sputum

Hi everyone, From past 8 months I'm seeing very little amount of blood when I...

Feeling ticked off

Hi All....I’m still fairly new to this but over the last month what I thought wa...

Ultrabreathe

Hya, just bought a Ultrabreathe respiratory trainer, any veiws people? Thanks in...

Traveling to Austrailia

Ive had copd for around 1 year next year im hoping to go to Australia has anyone...

Holiday oxygen

Where do you get oxygen cylinders for walking round I’ve got concentrater when i...

Please help with the fight

Here is a link that you can watch about the fight we are having with parliament ...

Update

Mild emphysima and asthma. I am going to do everything I can to halt it.

Royal Brompton

Hi all I have my first tests and consultants appointment at The Royal Brompton t...

Non tuberculous mycobacterium

Hi, hope you are all having a good and well day! Has anyone here had the non-tu...

Advice for relatives of someone with stage 4 COPD

Hello everyone. I wonder if you can give me any helpful hints about helping some...

Back From Bronch

Update on the Valves. Had NO Sedation only throat spray, still quite sore and my...

Passed.

My camper passed her MOT It's that time of the year. She was messed about, prodd...

New Singing for Lung Health groups in South Shields & Wakefield & Limerick!!!!!

Do have a look on the BLF website under “singing” & “find a group in your area” ...

COPD survey - what should be researched re: exacerbations?

Hi everyone Singing for Lung Health Lady here! Saw this & thought it might be o...

Sad news of Chris's passing.

Hi All, sad to say, Chris passed away 20th May 5am, peacefully, at home, with hi...

Medication time

Anyone seen one flew over cookoos nest

Vitalograph USB, Serial &Bluetooth Respiratory Monitors

Hi Everyone, I was wondering if anyone could recommend which respiratory monitor...

Advice please.

Hello, Please can anyone recommend a portable ECG monitor that will actually pic...

Oramorph, some respite from breathlessness!

Hi all, I hope you are all enjoying the generally improved weather. I thought I ...

Shortness of breath

Hi all, for the last 3 months I’ve been having shortness of breath and a really ...