Peak flow - is there an average / age ?
Hello, After a 10mn appointment, my GP told me I have asthma, and gave me a prescription for Ventolin and Steroids (" to take until the end o...
Respiratory Clinic referral - SCARED I HAVE LUNG CANCER!
After 7 months now dry coughing during the night and a little now during the day, chest tightness ( for the last 3 weeks ) and a serious of t...
Help: I keep getting tight chest from a variety of triggers.. have argued with doctor the other day...
Hi, I visited my doctor a while ago and he suspected that I may have Asthma. He gave me a peak flow meter test ( result was 580 ) and a spiro...
Spirometry Test Explanation?
Hi All, I had a basic spirometry test at the hospital a few days ago and have just received a letter through the post with the results....
Wwnt for acheckup at work occupational health nurse non smoker 5ft 8 go to gym 4 days a week got spirometery test done im 53 yrs old 5ft 8 ta...
Help please, my sisters ESA benefit has been stopped
Hi, I don’t know if anyone can offer advice but my 38 year old sister has very severe Empysema, she was diagnosed about 10 years ago. She rec...
Doctors are testing me for asthma, so many questions!
Given that there's a history of allergies and asthma in my family the doctor said it's possibly that and I'm at a total loss for what to thin...
Hi everyone! I am a new newbie!...
Hi,I'm 51years old and my spirometry test at the GPS says my lungs are of the age 87year old....
Asthma newbie diagnosis
So it looks like my GP is going to try to diagnose because he suspects I might have asthma. I didn't feel it at the doctor today, but after I...
peak flow meter
Hello everyone, i have just been given a peak flow meter and i have used it, it gave me a reading of 250, i believe the reading for men shoul...
Travelling with a PF meter
Since then I tend to put my peak flow meter in the tray, and that way I have got through checks in Sweden, Leeds and Budapest without comment...
I got a peak flow meter and I just keep using it because I'm worried I'm writing down results and stuff but is it normal for it to change all...
I am 73 yrs old 5 foot 9 inches tall with a reading of between 400 and 450 on the peak flow meter. I do have asthma....
Newbie to this site/forum
Hello, I recently got told I have asthma and was given a reliver inhaler ( blue one ) but i am waiting on my appointment in a few days to see...
I know this sounds silly but I still finding it hard to get my head around what is being recovered from an asthma attack. I had one on monday...
This might sound silly but what is this device?
amazon.co.uk/gp/aw/d/B00OLZ... I was searching for a ...
Hi I'm trying to hang on till drs opens to avoid going back to a and e, following last night's visit. My chest X ray was clear which supervis...
New and need advice please
Hi there Ive been really struggling to breath for ages and have always put it down to anxiety or panic attacks . Its got so bad i have asked ...
New To This
After a pretty rough weekend I found myself at the doctors yesterday morning with talk of adult onset asthma, being hooked up to a nebuliser ...
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