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au revoir?

So i wondered how people were celebrating or not given their political persuasio...

Just to say Hello

Hello everyone - I’ve actually been on this forum for a couple of years but have...

Institut Pasteur sequences the whole genome of the Wuhan coronavirus, 2019-nCoV

On January 24, 2020, the French Ministry of Health confirmed the first three cas...
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Emphysema and Inhalers

What advantage does using inhalers give you when you have emphysema? Do I really...

Cough, cough, coughing

At present I am wondering how much longer I can go on with my constant coughing ...

Corona

Is it just me or is anyone else worried about the virus ?

A Study of Talc-Containing Cosmetics

https://digitalcommons.wou.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1159&context=honors_t...

Rosie

Hi everyone, I’d just like to say a massive thanks to all who sent kind wishes ...

FREE ON LINE COURSES

Hi everyone, Many of us have to spend long spells of time indoors due to chest ...

The Hamster's Tale. (A silly one to redeem myself.)

I'm a hamster on my tread mill Going round and round and round I thought this th...

Researchers describe unique genetic identity of primordial lung progenitors.

For the first time, researchers describe the genetic program behind primordial l...

Two coronavirus cases confirmed in UK

We knew it would be inevitable. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-51325192

Oxygen

Hope all is well with you all. I have been advised to use oxygen 16/24 but how o...

160 people died in Southampton due to air pollution in just one year.

MORE than 160 people in Southampton have died because of air pollution in just ...

Are there any alternative to chemo?

Are there any alternative to chemo??

Hospital appointment

Was at Wythenshawe hospital yesterday for my blood gasses to be checked. I retai...

Size Matters.

You've only got a nine inch one? I heard the lady say I'll never get much joy fr...

Looking for answers please

Does anyone on here know anything about lung reversibility results mine were 42 ...

Lungs repair themselves??

https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=https://www.goodnewsnetwork...

Okay Lets Put This Argument Well And Truly To Bed. E-cigarette ‘safety’ study was written by industry funded scientists, Lancet warns.

Last week Public Health England (PHE) launched a report encouraging Britain’s ei...

Researchers Build a Better Lung Model.

Computational biologists at Carnegie Mellon University, working with colleagues ...

Two lung diseases

I have had sardcoidosis for 40 years and brochiectasis for 20 years. I have bee...

Hospice

Copd and heart failure and hospicecare

The revised Environment Bill.

On the issue of air pollution, Dr Alison Cook from the British Lung Foundation, ...

Two deaths in UK were potentially linked to vaping, health products regulator says.

There have been two deaths in the UK potentially linked to vaping, the healthcar...

Tiny salamander’s huge genome may harbor the secrets of regeneration.

The type of salamander called axolotl, with its frilly gills and widely spaced e...

Coughing in the morning

Hi my Husband has had a really bad coughing session this morning, he rarely coug...

Butt Emissions: Study Finds Even Extinguished Cigarettes Give Off Toxins.

Cigarette butts pile up in parks, beaches, streets and bus stops, places where a...

Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Hi all not been on for a while I have ILD diagnosed since March last year ,sinc...

Rattling and husky wet cough

Good morning friends I’m feeling very nervous today I’ve had two doctors appoint...