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I am 65 and have been newly diagnosed with bronchiectasis . I suffered for years with infections and breathing difficulties that my doctor sa...
Is it just panic?
Well, each time i make a post on hear i seem to be moaning, but each time im really worried. Have only left the house once in 2 weeks and tha...
Chilly but sunny..
Hello BLF friends, Had my first good night since I got here.. two days of physio and acupressure points helped....
Immediately after my diagnosis of Bronchiectasis I was referred to a respiratory physio, who taught me Active Cycling Breathing. He suggested...
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High biotin doses may interfere with some SERUM blood tests, e.g. thyroid, anaemia. Those on Ibrutinib please note!
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Hello (new here, newly diagnosed)
Diagnosed with bronchiectasis last week and not really sure what this is going to mean for my life....
Bronchiectasis and ill health retirement
I'm wondering if anyone has experience of ill health retirement because of bronchiectasis? My daughter is 28, works for local government....
Coughing to point of being sick!
Hi I've recently been given mucodyne by my consultant approx 3 weeks ago. Since then my cough seems to have got worse to the point where I'm ...
Newly diagnosed bronchiectasis
Hi all I'm looking for some general advice I have o ly be diagnosed a couple of weeks ago and tbh I'm trying it hard to get my head around th...
Colonised Pseudomonas and Bronchiectasis
Hi, can I get some advice please on the above? I have had bronchiectasis for many many years which has steadily worsened to it's current leve...
Hi all I've just been reading all your positive comments for Bird 67 on carbocisteine. I've been on them now for three months and can't say I...
Bad 2017, must get better.
A well sorry I've not been on in ages, health and personal life has been bad this year. Since January this year my stomache has been really u...
Nebulisers and Bronchiectasis
The consultant arranged for the hospital respiratory nurse to lend me a nebuliser this week as I am having longterm probs getting mucus to sh...
Carbocisteine question (bronchiectasis)
Hi, Is it ok to open carbocisteine capsules up and mix the powder with orange juice instead of swallowing them as capsules? I did so this mor...
I was diagnosed with Bronchiectasis privately by CT scan last September....
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I have asthma, COPD and bronchiectasis, but I also have Menieres disease that causes me to have vertigo attacks from time to time - no warnin...
Help bronchiectasis consultant recommendation
Too much mucus to cope desperate measures now need to be taken before this god awful mucus chokes me, I have seen and read where a procedure ...
PIP and Bronchiectasis
Hi There, i'm relatively new on this page so I'm looking for some information if possible. I have Bronchiectasis and was diagnosed several ye...
Hi folks - I've just been diagnosed though I think it's been going awhile - I'm 70 living in the wilds of Brittany and am trying to work out ...
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