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Evening every one -hope all has been well.

Been keeping up to date each week on what's been going on in this wonderfull sit...

Dosette day prep

Found a picture to add to my earlier reply to Don’s brilliant rhyme on Monday, T...

Struggling

Hi I have severe emphersima and it's raining out side. I have trouble getting to...

Does lung damage speed pancreatic cancer?

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD is associated with higher rates o...

Copd

Hi I've just been told today I have C.O.P.D. as I was not surprised as I was get...

exercise

Is the exercise group still running in the community room at Buxton fire station...

In Defence of Vaping

Looking through related posts I can see that my views in support of vaping will ...

Cough 😷 and spluttering!!!

Hi I hope everyone is having a ok 👌 day and has the sunshine ☀️. I am still sm...

GENERAL ANAESTHETIC AND BRONCHIECTASIS

Hello friends, I suffer with bronchiectasis and chronic rhinitis as well as oth...

Cleaning INSIDE the prongs on a nasal cannula

After searching high and low and also getting some good suggestions from other m...

Tongue 👅 Biopsy & Lung Diease

Well had my biopsy TURNs out was 6.5cm lesion base of tongue. Not quite sure wha...

Anyone ever struggle after pulmonary function tests?

Hi all. Had PFT on Monday morning, found myself struggling a bit on Monday night...

How old were you when diagnosed with Bronciectasis?

I was diagnosed at 27 and am 29 now. Worries me a lot when everyone says my lung...

Nintedanib , Pros and Cons ?

Nintedanib , Pros and Cons , Hi everybody , I have an appointment on the 6th Feb...

LVR

My partner went for an appointment yesterday with his Consultant who suggested p...

Prunes.

There's nowt like prunes to make you glow They're sure to keep you on the go To ...

getting out of breath with oxygen on

was at gym sun morning and i was useing my oxygen came home feeling ok but i whe...

Flying

I am going to Fly to Ireland on the 13th February so now thinking about do i go ...

Fostair - So far so good!

Well Peeps, day 3 of the previously dreaded Fostair on the advice of my GP pract...

LVR Operation

Further back i wrote about my upcoming operation only to catch pneumonia over th...

We can’t stop the mucus....

Hello everyone I have IPF and organising pneumonia amongst other diseases. I wo...

Antibiotic resistance by high-level intrinsic suppression of a frameshift mutation in an essential gene.

Tuberculosis (TB) kills at least 1.5 million people annually. A normal treatment...

End Stage COPD?

Hello, My dad is 69 and has stage 4 COPD, he was a smoker of 60 a day but he qui...

Collage first sequence from doggy walks

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Innovation in the treatment of copd..

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Study analyses potential global spread of new coronavirus 2019-nCoV

Experts in population mapping at the University of Southampton have identified c...

Blood pressure meds

Hi everyone. I was taken off bendrofluazide 2.5mg (not sure of spelling) end of ...

Watfordgirl

Some weeks ago I noticed that someone mentioned our dear Sue and wondered how s...

Getting really down and worried terrible breathlessness, help!

I have now been on oxygen for 10 days, 15 hours a day, I really thought it would...

Fabulous results

Hello everyone, hope you are all as well as can be. So i did a 2nd spyrometry te...