Children with colds
Guy_Incognito3 days ago
Am new to this site am really glad I've found it. I've not met anyone with Bronchiectasis despite having had it for around 12 years!
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Dawnsunny6 days ago
Suddenly this week I’ve started with lots of mucus gathering at the back of my nose that doesn’t seem to want to move, it’s driving me mad!
What’s normal? The six million dollar question!
Lilibette9 days ago
I’ve been on the Bronchiectasis steamroller for almost seven years. I have had so many different tests and, a few different pulmonary doctor...
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Dawnsunny11 days ago
I’m still very confused. I’ve now been changed to a consultant that specialises in Bronchiectasis.
She’s asked me to draw a line under all th...
primrose12317 days ago
Has anyone been on 14 day course of ciprofloxacin for asthma / bronchiectasis 500mg? also is it ok to start course 1 week after finishing 14...
Is there an alternative to prophylactic Azithromycin?
Dibola0421 days ago
Wondering if anyone is on a prophylactic dose of something other than Azithromycin? It has really helped reduce Bronchiectasis flare ups but...
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primrose12324 days ago
Hi folks,I really do need all your help & advice,I have asthma /bronchiectasis,have had asthma for 10 years,but after ct scan 2 years ago be...
Bronchiectasis, Asthma, Sinusitis Gord and Sleep apnea !
Neeseya month ago
Hi fellow Bronchi's .. So nice to meet you all!
I'm from Melbourne Australia in my 50's and was diagnosed with Bronchiectasis around 9 years ...
Hello654321a month ago
I don’t know whether this is bronchitis but I’ve been coughing up some green stuff a lot recently at the start of the year I was also coughi...
medway-ladya month ago
My local health authority has begun breathing excercises and its such fun. Its a commitment twice a week for two hours and two weeks in , I'...
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Lilibettea month ago
Well, I met with my pulmonary doctor yesterday. My sputum culture came back showing Rare Pseudomonas. She did tell me that this bug can be t...
Lilibette2 months ago
My pulmonary doctor is really pushing to do a bronchoscopy. She wants to get a better, deeper sample of any mucus that may give her a better...
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Planning for Winter
HappyTaypot2 months ago
My bronchiectasis is worse in the winter in the Uk. I only have it midly in one lung but I also have a non malignant lump in the same lung. ...
Rain causes attack?
Hidden2 months ago
Been raining a lot and this seems to affect my breathing along with considerable amount of mucus. My question is ,does the humidity affect m...
primrose1232 months ago
Has anyone been on ciprofloxacin 500mg tablets 14 day course for bronchiectasis? All reviews will be most welcome!! Thank you..
Bronchiectasis: secondary asthma/hayfever, exhaustion - does anyone else have these, and what can I do to help?
I'm new here...been diagnosed recently (last two years) with Bronchiectasis; had never heard of it before the doctors told me about i...
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Lilibette3 months ago
Well, I have had just about every test possible done. I live in the US and my healthcare is pretty good. (Very expensive though...
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Acid reflux leads to bronchitis attack?
Hidden3 months ago
I have acid reflux which leads to a bronchitis attack. My throat developes mucus and my breathing is affected. This happens several times a...
Dawnsunny3 months ago
So a little question. If you have Pseudomonas but it appears to be dormant as no other symptoms, so no antibiotics given (but did have 6 wee...
Hernia and acid reflux brings on bronchitis
Hidden4 months ago
I have hydial hernia and acid reflux and I believe that after a series of problems keeping certain foods down it irritates my throat and I ...
Copd getting better??
Battel34244 months ago
I’ve been diagnosed with COPD for about 8 years, I was told it would never get better but if I changed my lifestyle it would slow down,anywa...
Mucus clearance and breathe easy tips
NickD2114 months ago
Hi guys, I thought this would be a lovley topic for a Monday morning 😁. I am after advice please I have bronchiectasis and use a saline neb...
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Bronchiectasis - four year old.
Mrsnm4 months ago
My four year old has been diagnosed with bronchiectasis. She is asthmatic also, she is really struggling at the moment with fatigue, she can...
pneumonia in kidney transplant patient
sudsoma4 months ago
My mother had kidney transplant recently 3 months back. One week before when she told paining in shoulder, we took her to hospital..CT scan ...
Dawnsunny5 months ago
Hi, I’ve seen people mention NAC and wondered if you could give me more info?
Do you need to ask your dr before taking or is it just like al...
Hello I'm new here
him245 months ago
I am 24'
I have this bronchiectasis and sinusitis since childhood ....
when i was 11 doctor didn't understand why i cough ..they just heard w...
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Recent diagnosis of Bronchiectasis
redonyou5 months ago
Hi all, new person here! Looking for some advice/reassurance form those of you who’ve had Bronchiectasis for some time...
I’m 27 years old an...
Do you find your overall strength affected by bronchiectasis?
Glynshem7 months ago
Hi, I was diagnosed with this condition about 7 years ago after about 2 years of being told by my gp it was asthma! I was signed off the hos...
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My Allergist/Pulmonologist is not taking my Bronchiectasis seriously.
BabaBunny27 months ago
I have been given Trelegy Elipta inhaler, nothing more, and told that my Broncheictiasis is mild so not to worry about it and dismissed. I a...
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Matilda_19227 months ago
Hi I’m 57 and quite new with bronchiectasis diagnosed in December 2017.
I was referred to physio for chest exercises. My appointment is late...
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