Smoking Or A CASE for Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit ... You Decide Given Healthy Evidence.
Hidden in Healthy Evidence5 years ago
This is a letter I have written to Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit .. why because of occupational lung disease IIDB have convenientl...
IIDB Workplace compensation scheme an 'unholy mess' claims study
Hidden in British Lung Foundation5 years ago
The UK government's workplace compensation IIDB scheme covers only a tiny proportion of those made ill by their work and needs urgent reform...
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charmed3k in British Lung Foundation4 years ago
My Father is going in for this procedure, (stage I lung cancer) and i was hoping to get some inside information on some things we could do f...
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Freshsmellingmustard in British Lung Foundation3 years ago
Hey everyone. im new. came here as ive lurked alot. and you all seem like a knowledgable bunch :-).
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Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit .. Letter
Dear, Industrials Injuries Disablement Benefit.
Following My Telephone Conversation At The Above Office With One Of Your Representatives Rega...
Occupational class and male cancer incidence
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A new study from Japan .
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COPD - An Industrial Illness?
micox in British Lung Foundation9 months ago
HI. In 1954 I was employed as an apprentice gas fitter with the Wales Gas Board. The job entailed daily exposure to lead; town gas (carbon m...
brad in AF Association2 years ago
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Mulomi in Endometriosis UK4 years ago
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lack of concern by managment to treat asthma suffers fairly
pinky7 in Asthma UK community forum3 years ago
hi, i was a phlebotomist at a local hospital till i was sackd due to my sick record caused by my asthma. i was diagnosed with occupational a...
37 just diagnosed with mild emphysema
kinkykev69 in British Lung Foundation6 years agoPOPULAR
hi im kev I have just been diagnosed with mild emphysema I work full time in a quarry (dusty cold hole ) I have been struggling recently fee...
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Madge01 in British Lung Foundation2 years ago
I've been told I've got copd and asthma would you tell me if this is manageable please
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Jwheats in Thyroid UK8 months ago
Hello all ,
I currently work as a mechanical maintenance engineer so have to do a bit of walking and climbing stairs etc as it's a large sit...
Symes in British Lung Foundation5 years ago
Just been (finally) diagnosed with Bronciectasis. After nearly two years of being told it was just exarcebation of asthma, simple dyspnoea, ...
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Kerrymacd in NRAS3 years ago
Good Evening ,
Thank you for the lovely messages I have received .
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PSYCHOBILLY in Asthma UK community forum3 years ago
Hi I am so glad to find this forum. I hope you can give me some advice,
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willcam in Fibromyalgia Action UK5 years ago
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Interstitial Lung Disease
ScardyCat40 in British Lung Foundation2 years ago
I am new here for the past few months I have been suffering with shortness of breath on exertion that has been getting slightly worse.
I do h...
COPD OVERLAP ASTHMA
Trajam17 in British Lung Foundationa year ago
Hi recently diognised with copd overlap asthma?
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Does anyone know if Bronchiectasis & Asthma are covered by the Disabily Equality Act for employees?
Hi I have bronchiectasis & asthma and work full time. I have asked for some very small reasonable adjustments to help me with my every day j...
barneysbull in British Lung Foundation2 years agoPOPULAR
As a new member, I am unsure if I am asking this question is relevant in this forum. Today I was informed that my emphysema could ONLY be ca...
Should I be worried about asbestos?
little_em18 in NRAS7 years ago
The place that I work are just about to start a big refurbishment and I over heard some of the staff earlier saying that there was asbestos ...
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bigdon in Advanced Prostate Cancera year ago
I finished my last 3 month cycle of high T BAT in late April. Stayed on Lupron of course and reintroduced Bicalutimide. Psa levels during...
Social care - what's your experience?
Biddy_BLFHelpline in British Lung Foundation3 years agoPOPULAR
Good afternoon everyone,
I hope everyone's OK and looking forward to the weekend.
In my old role as specialist adviser I regularly spoke to p...
Manict in British Lung Foundation4 years ago
I have been diagnosed with bronchiectasis and have pretty much been told to go and enjoy life while I can. At some point I will start need...
Teigan01 in Asthma UK community forum3 years ago
Last winter I was on antibiotics from September to March intermittently. Won.t bore you with all the details as I have been asking my GP for...
ASTHMA AND COPD
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum13 years ago
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Diagnosed with Interstitial lung disease
MicBel in British Lung Foundation3 years agoPOPULAR
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