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Lung Valves!!

Hi everyone, I have not been on here for a few months, (had some personal issues...

Hope

As we who are most at risk, when it comes to the pandemic, those with lung disea...

virus

Just been to my granddaughters 1st birthday the other grandmother been to sierr...
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Tiredness that is draining

Hi my husband has heart failure and atrial fibrillation , we were also told by t...

First Death From Covid19 in USA is in Washington State

You can’t make people understand it’s best to lay low & stay home! Everyone thi...

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Been on Perfenidone for three and a half years no real deterioration as such. A...

St.Lukes hospice

Hi all of my fellow Lingoes, as some of you will know that I have been diagnosed...

Tad fresh out this morning with the muttley crew 🐕🐕

Got blown about like a paper bag this morning 😂😂😂

Corona virus and us poor lungies

Normally, I am a glass half full kind of person. But, unfortunately I am beco...

Journey home

Yesterday I was in London with my daughter who was having a spinal fusion. I had...

My Eurovision song barred by the BBC

Encouraged by skischool , here is the song I created for the BBC's Eurovision so...

Getting a diagnosis

Hi their I wonder if anyone could help me, i had a bad chest infection in octobe...

Pleurisy after chest infection

Hi I’m Wendy,I’ve suffered from asthma for 29 years and have a chest infection e...

Scientists discover three genes associated with IPF

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a devastating disease where the lungs bec...

Fev1

Has anyone improved there fev1 by intense aerobic exercise at all ?

Jimmy Bean and The Hair Wash

Got my book yesterday and it is a cute little story, so glad I bought a copy. Ho...

NHS Personal Health Budgets

I have a digital PM2.5 detector which I use at home and when driving elsewhere. ...

Israeli scientists: 'In a few weeks, we will have coronavirus vaccine'

Israeli scientists are on the cusp of developing the first vaccine against the n...

At home after LVR Operation

Home now since February 14th after my op and I think I underestimated the recove...

Loss of weight

When I got on our bathroom scales last evening I was disappointed to see that I ...

No - pap at home

Have had a Bi - pap machine at home for 4 months now.. struggling with it.. Anyb...

Scientists detail early lung infection in COVID-19 patients.

A global team of researchers has for the first time described the pathology of e...

Copd/pulmonary fibrosis

Hi all, I have copd and pulmonary fibrosis and over the last month I've gone dow...

….TO MASK , OR NOT TO MASK ? , - THAT IS THE QUESTION ?

YES FOLKS , I HEARD LAST EVENING ON THE TELLY , ACCORDING TO THE \" EXPERTS\" ...

Inhalation Therapy Shows Promise Against Pulmonary Fibrosis in Mice, Rats.

A new study from North Carolina State University shows that lung stem cell secre...

Bedmates.

Each night when in my cosy bed I close my eyes and rest my head. I wonder why th...

I keep waking up at night with a very dry mouth and tòngue , any advice welcome

Dry mouth

Wrong Referral

Hi again After many telephone calls and wrong referrals my husband has finally b...

COPD

just been diagnosed with copd and would like to know about life expectancy for t...

Swollen ankles

That was a lung condition not lung glazed damm phone