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COPD+

I am looking for some help here as none of the medical professionals I have spok...

COPD

Hi. I am wondering if someone can help me with COPD? My dad has it and I am want...

Using Performist

Can anyone tell me about their experience with Performist. I'm hoping to have th...

How to breathe when taking nebulized meds

Why are we told to be sure and breathe out through the mouth and not the nose? I...

Need more oxygen cylinders, 12 a week not enough

Any advice on getting more oxygen cylinders. My home oxygen nurse specialists ...

Hopefully One Day Soon . . .

So I hope from my introduction people will see I really am trying to keep positi...

Carry on cabbing

Just watched Sid James and the crew always makes me smile hope you are all havin...

Ex-Smokers, Light Smokers Not Exempt from Lung Damage.

People who smoke fewer than five cigarettes a day cause long-term damage to thei...

Mount Sinai Researchers Move Closer to a Universal Influenza Vaccine.

Researchers at Mount Sinai School of Medicine have developed a new influenza vac...

Association of Occupational Exposure to Disinfectants With Incidence of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Among US Female Nurses

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is the third leading cause of morta...

Increase health benefits of exercise by working out before breakfast – new research.

Exercising before eating breakfast improves how the body responds to insulin and...

Burning lungs and my lung history Mild Copd

Hello all, my name is Bobby and I am writing from Australia.I am perplexed with ...

Retired finish carpenter. Smoked heavy for 40 years. Now as I quit smoking 20 yrs ago u now have Sever COPD and Sever Azma

Now trying to cope with my illness. Using Spiriva every morning w/ Albuteral for...

Spiriva and Symbicort together ?

Been using Spiriva for 4months now with Albuteral when needed. I had an aspirati...

Sparrow hawk

Just had this beauty land on my garden fence

Nicolette inhaler

Hi all have not been on for a while. I gave up smoking with the help of Nicolett...

Big Breakfast

To think, you get a certificate for having fun ...

Oxygen says dropping fast

Good afternoon everyone, I am currently on 4 ltrs of oxygen 24/7, to keep me in ...

The Third Leading Cause of Death May Surprise You

The Correlation Between Medical Errors and Death:-...

Colomycin

Hi and Gooday everybody ! Just started on Colomycin nebbed twice a day, after ho...

Panic

I was terrified every second of every day just thinking i could have an attack w...

Face masks?

I've been looking at reusable face masks. I got some FFP2 grade disposable ones ...

COPD OPERATION SCARY!

..............Waking up from a deep slumber to feel the bed wet with diarrhea......

Fat in lungs

I seen today from i think Australia that they have found fat inside lungs, mostl...

Observation

Did you know if you replace \" w\" with the letter \" t\" in \" where what and w...

Totally clueless where to start

Hi to all. I am new here. Got question to do with breath. I sometimes find myse...

Ruins of Saint Benet's Abbey.

This is the spot rumoured to be where King Canute The Great declared he could no...

Dry u us stuck at back of throat

Hi everyone I am tirelessly trying all sorts to budge what seems like dry mucus ...

Dating.

I've lived alone for far too long A lady I must seek So I joined a dating site A...

Fat found in overweight people's lungs.

Fatty tissue has been found in the lungs of overweight and obese people for the ...