mikefa6 months 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
RedSox6 months 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-736 months ago
Hi all, been recently diagnosed with COPD and just getting to grips with it all,any info would be most appreciated.
Patsyann246 months 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...
Meetfreeme6 months 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.
Roessner5416 months 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
Mettagreetings6 months 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 ...
copd19696 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 ...
Mimibx36 months ago
Struggle with my oxygen sat levels it seems (according to my pulmonologist) my test results were fair and not so good with spo2 wonder why g...
Length of time
Vonnie506 months agoPOPULAR
Just want to know how long have you all had Emphysema
Copd getting better???
Battel34246 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...
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This weather is a nightmare for my breathing but I am cheered by turning my lamps off and enjoying the light show hoping that the air will b...
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Follow up to my last post
Vonnie506 months ago
Dr useless gave me 3 mins of his time he never checked me over at all. Just gave me Perscription for stronger antidepressants which I not go...
How to control acid reflux?
Hidden6 months ago
Seems that i cannot eat lettuce without causing problems hours after I eat. I have to be very careful eating or even the smallest morsel wi...
Could anxiety be the cause?
Roessner5417 months ago
Is there something natural I can take for anxiety I was on lorasapham a low dose and doctor took me off. I feel frantic about my rehab and t...
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Hidden7 months ago
I been hearing about NAC for mucus. I am concerned if it is safe to use. I have bronchitis brought on by acid reflux. The problem continues ...
BgertieH7 months ago
My COPD has worsened since I was hospitalized for 6 days with influenza this past Feb. Use oxygen off and on now. We live on a town that is ...
Portable oxygen question
Savannah107 months ago
I got nitetime oxygen concentrator last Oct. Oxygen drops when sleeping. Now I had to take another test and it drops when exerting. I was b...
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Is it alright to take Fostair along with Spiolto inhaler for COPD ?
Tokes7 months ago
Have been on Oxygen 24/7 and medication of two inhalers - Spiolto & Fostair but this week a new to me GP has removed my Fostair inhaler an...
Mailiso7 months ago
I am 64 and my husband is 71. We have been together since '84. He has had COPD for a long time, I think, but has gotten medical care for i...
Concerned about painting , and how it might effect my breathing. ?
ryrymolly107 months ago
I'm just looking for some advice . I would sure appreciate someone's input on this .
Scared to death with copd
Pennykay7 months ago
Hello, I have recently been diagnosed with copd advanced stage 3. I have had this for a few years just not confirmed till a few months ago. ...
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Side effects... temporary?
Dollysdream7 months ago
Hope someone can advise....
tiotropium is causing tingling in my fingers and toes, should I continue taking it - with the hope it...
Sun at last
Southp7 months ago
Hi everybody we are all enjoying a good bank holiday here in the uk best weather we've had yet hope everybody ok and hot weather not too muc...
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Doubting my diagnosis of COPD.
blizzard20147 months ago
I failed a lung function test two years ago and I have since received a bunch of conflicting information. According to the test I have low F...
Chest Infection (?) - not improving ?
Erville7 months ago
Chest Infection x 4 weeks. Day 5 of Amoxicillen, following a previous 7 day course of another AB. No real cough, but congested and wheezy. C...
Gill19657 months ago
Hi, my hubby is newly diagnosed in UK. Was given a new inhaler and tablets to thin mucus and that's it, no referral to hospital, no tests. ...
Eddiesname7 months ago
Hi I have trouble clearing my chest with flutter device , used to take me 15 mins now after over an hour it’s not completely clear. I have ...
Batbara7 months ago
I was prescribed lisinipril. I was wondering if anyone takes this and if it affects your breathing in a good or bad way.
Thanks for any rep...
Put on hospice with COPD
DianeMorris8 months ago
Hi, just been put on hospice with copd, which I have had for many yrs. On Oxygen 24/7 & doing several medications to help. Do nebs every 4 h...
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