eagle3132 days ago
Diagnosed with Stage 4 COPD in Nov. 2016 with only 26% lung Capacity !!
NOW - have improved to Stage 3 (and getting better daily)-to the dism...
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Well deserved break
Greengoddess174 days ago
Heading off to Donegal for a well deserved break after the past couple of weeks of stress. Escapingthe madness of Belfast for a few days. Wa...
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Roessner5414 days ago
I ended up ending my classes shy only three classes left. It is suppose to be 95 degrees on Thursday and I really didn't want to deal with t...
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levina4 days ago
SoeMac alternative oxygen therapy has helped people with a wide range of health problems, especially breathing, sleep, fatigue, and pain dis...
lghettoprincessl4 days ago
I was diagnosed with Emphysema 4 months ago at the age of 33, i'm now 34 as my birthday was just a month ago. My doctor told me it was rare ...
Greengoddess176 days ago
Went after six weeks ago being told moderate obstruction and early copd to having another test today and being told it's normal. The nurse s...
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Breathing poisonous gas
Timberman6 days ago
I have been reading about DLCO which is not a test I have had. But I was astonished to read that it involves breathing carbon monoxide. This...
Just over an hour to go until test the make or break one
So my first doc sent me for spirometry as he thought I had onset adult asthma nothing had been diagnosed as had asthma as a child and always...
Trying hard to improve my fev11
christina19478 days ago
Has anyone had their FEV1 improve with exercise healthy eating etc.
Greengoddess179 days ago
Was having such a good day no inhaler or anything. Walked out with work for lunch and felt breathless when I came back. Not sure if it as I ...
Greengoddess1711 days ago
Having no mucus production don't cough but if I do it's a dry cough clear my throat a it but suffer from rhinitis and had not been taking m...
Bought some NAC as I thought it can't do any harm but I have been reading up side effects and am a little frightened to take it. Is there an...
Tightness in chest
Went walking on my lunch break for 30 mins just over a mile and was fine until I sat back at my desk. Chest quite tight. Does this def mean ...
Greengoddess1712 days ago
Inhaler I am taking seems to be causing my throat to dry. I am taking it but don't few I need to as breathing fine I'm constantly clearing m...
Inhaler causing thrush on tongue
How to get rid of thrush on tongue caused by inhaler which I am not even using everyday. Thanks
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Greengoddess1713 days ago
After a few chest infections the doctor asked me to have a spirometry test. The nurse advised moderate obstruction and gp ordered an x-ray w...
Back to the inhaler drawing board because Breo sent me to the ER after the 1st use
Crackerjack4u14 days ago
I finally saw a Pulmonologist on Friday for my recently diagnosed COPD. He said I without a doubt have COPD, but suspects I have had also un...
Newbie. Hi everyone. Any help advice for any extra treatments appreciated. Xx
spiritinthesky15 days ago
I was diagnosed with COPD after a bronchoscopy a few years ago. I gave up smoking five years ago as my asthma was getting bad. Have a nebuli...
christina194716 days ago
Which of the Copd conditions is the most serious empasymia,chronic bronchitis or small airways deasease
Help plz still so confused
christina194718 days ago
Hi chat on phone with GP today said what I had feb,March,April ,may was chronic bronchitis and that it may come back or that may be the end ...
Horrible COPD weekend
Crackerjack4u20 days ago
Hi folks, it's been raining here for what seems like an eternity and I know the rain has my fibro, swelling, pain all flared up, but this we...
mikefa22 days ago
Apologies I Have been too busy with health issues such that each time I go near a hospital they find something else,my COPD is on a back bur...
COPD umbrella nonsense
RedSox25 days ago
The whole COPD umbrella thing is nonsense to me it should be you have Emphysema, Bronchitis, Asthma, Small Airway Disease etc the whole umbr...
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Lou-73a month ago
Hi all, been recently diagnosed with COPD and just getting to grips with it all,any info would be most appreciated.
Patsyann24a month ago
Have just started using oramorph twice a day to help with my breathing but for the first time in my life I am now suffering with severe con...
Meetfreemea month ago
I have had allergy asthma for years and lots of acute attacks. At my respiratory appointment in April I was diagnosed with COPD too . Today ...
Website for pulmonary online classes.
Roessner541a month ago
I have been doing the classes for two weeks and find it helpful. Just wanted to share.
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Ex-smoker for 41 years just diagnosed
Mettagreetingsa month ago
I smoked for 10 years off-and-on till age 27, when I quit for good. That was 41 years ago, and I was stunned to just receive a diagnosis of ...
copd19692 months ago
My bladder cancer has come back again and on Wednesday the 6th of this mth (June) I have to go and have another TURBT in which they have to ...
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