New means to fight 'un-killable' bacteria in healthcare settings.
2greys in British Lung Foundation6 months ago
Canadian scientists identify new cellular target to weaken P. aeruginosa – a severe threat to patients with cystic fibrosis.
Scientists at th...
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My father who is 81 has just been diagnosed with hyper inflated lung. He has been prescribed antibiotics and a further check-up.
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Can you take cystic fibrosis as an adult
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Hidden in British Lung Foundation7 years ago
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Hope this finds everyone in good spirits.
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hypertonic saline nebulising
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Hi everyone, Iam new here. Just wanted to know when hypertonic saline is used, i mean for what disease. I have been diagnosed with intersti...
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I found out I was a carrier to cf 25 years ago
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Hidden in British Lung Foundation2 years ago
Well till Sciance or DNA research proves me wrong.
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UCI biomedical engineers develop wearable respiration monitor with children’s toy.
2greys in British Lung Foundationa month ago
Researchers at the University of California, Irvine have developed a wearable, disposable respiration monitor that provides high-fidelity re...
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum8 years ago
From a very young age, I've been getting recurrent pneumonias, has anyone had the same?
Can Scientists Change Mucus to Make It Easier to Clear, Limiting Harm to Lungs?
2greys in British Lung Foundation4 months ago
For healthy people, mucus is our friend. It traps potential pathogens so our airways can dispatch nasty bugs before they cause harm to our l...
Reply from specialist, how long ?
MINNIEthecat48 in British Lung Foundation2 years ago
I saw specialist at the Royal Brompton Hospital four weeks ago. How long before the results are sent to myself / my GP.
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jacobcaleb in British Lung Foundationa year ago
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Tattoo health warning for people with weakened immune systems
lankisterguy in CLL Support Association9 months ago
Tattoo health warning for people with weakened immune systems -
The Guardian article written by Nicola Davis @NicolaKSDavis
Mon 18 Jun 201...
Kerrieblue in British Lung Foundation3 years ago
Just saw this on a lung disease website. Had trouble with the link. Hope this works ok.
Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd. recently announced the dev...
Precision medicine offers the hope of cures made just for you
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nannie in Vasculitis UK6 years ago
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W9R1 after 8 days of Man Lurgy
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