happymorning in ED Talk a year ago
I have ED! My Doctor does not want me on Viagra as it brings on bad cases of indigestion and headaches. Cannot masturbate and that weighs he...
NannaB in PSP Association 2 years agoPOPULAR
Today the missing piece of the pump arrived and I had instructions on how to use it. The tube goes in front of Cs teeth and I can direct it...
john_z in PSP Association 5 years ago
Hello to everyone.We bought a suction machine for my dad recently.The problem is we don't know how to use it!How often should we use it?How ...
Suction Machine Advice
am2015 in PSP Association 3 months ago
My mum is having a Peg fitted tomorrow. We're in hospital and she began choking on very thick saliva in her sleep. It was impossible to get ...
klazien in Ataxia UK a year ago
Some months back someone wrote on this forum about suction grab-bars. I bought one and am now using it in hotel shower cubicles. It is great...
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Saliva Suction Machine
kryste in PSP Association 2 years ago
Well Aunt Bevs machine like the dintest has to suck out the saliva in your mouth works great its gross to clean out but it sure gets the sti...
Bronchectasis/Emphysema - Mucus Suction
carolg1 in British Lung Foundation 3 years ago
You will probably have seen some of my posts on here asking for help with very very copius amounts of mucus, I generally vomit wretch it out...
Ear suction anyone?
Daffi in deafPLUS 5 months ago
Hospital wouldn't see me on Monday as too much wax in my ears so the nurse said. She didn't believe me when I told her my first eardrum burs...
Mucus suction machine?
sammy90210 in PSP Association 2 years ago
Does anyone have experience with a mucus suction machine?
I bought one for my dad, who is in advanced PSP stage and has a PEG tube (this on...
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deerbob in PSP Association 6 months ago
Hi: I'm new and looking for help removing mucous from my wife's throat. Earlier, while on this site, I read some results of others who had ...
Suction Machine for Secretions!
carolinesimmons in PSP Association 4 years agoPOPULAR
I cannot imagine why it took so long for me to remember how the suction machine my husband had in rehab helped him with his secretions! With...
PEG tube and deep throat suctioning, alternative?
sammy90210 in PSP Association 2 years agoPOPULAR
My dad started choking on his own saliva 2 days ago and I had to rush him for throat suctioning - they had to do it 3 times and it was hor...
Mum with end stage CBD: secretion suctioning issues
SuzieQ79 in PSP Association 7 months ago
We are struggling with performing effective yanker suctioning for our mum. We have a portable suction but it does not seem to be effecti...
Any carers with experience of suction to relieve coughing
Garyvard in PSP Association 5 years ago
this is related to to my earlier post on coughing when neither eating nor drinking HughS
Severe COPD suffererer , PND ? Masses of Mucus via vomit/suction help
carolg1 in British Lung Foundation 4 years ago
I recently went to ENT as I feel that I have a really bad Post Nasal Drip as daily I remove masses of Mucus from my Chest/stomach not sure b...
New technique removes the cause of allergic asthma: Antibodies are suctioned off.
2greys in British Lung Foundation 7 months ago
Allergies are the most common cause of asthma. The immune system over-reacts to harmless substances such as birch or grass pollen, for examp...
SUCTION TO BRING UP MUCUS (LOTS OF IT) EITHER OFF MY LUNGS OR STOMACH
carolg1 in British Lung Foundation 5 years ago
I HAVE SEVERE COPD AND TWO OR THREE TIMES DAILY I HAVE TO SUCK OR VOMIT ABSOLUTELY LOADS OF MUCUS UP I MEAN LOADS I CANT WORK OUT IF ITS COM...
I havw trouble with phlegm.I have heard about suction pumps, has anyone heard ot these?
Rosiej in British Lung Foundation 5 years ago
berry76 in British Tinnitus Association a month ago
After a recent ear wax suctioning session - before being fitted for NHS hearing aids with masker next week - the audiologist recommended Ear...
Chest infection and treatment
A quick update from my side - my dad has been bed-bound since July 2015 - he aspirated and had a PEG tube, and his carbidopa-levodopa was ...
Botox for salivary glands?
bunngalo in Parkinson's Movement 5 years ago
Has anyone done botox on their salivary glands for excessive mucus? My mom has excessive mucus due to severe dysphagia and she is basically...
Runny waxy ears
SarahB09 in Thyroid UK 2 years ago
Hi, this may be a rather silly question but has anyone has issued with runny ears since taking levo? I've noticed since taking the mess my e...
don't know what to do next..?
momo33 in British Tinnitus Association 8 months agoPOPULAR
Thanks for taking the time to read my post. I have had tinnitus for just over a month now. It is mainly in my left ear which constantly w...
Has anyone tried AeroSure?
loustalet in PSP Association 8 months ago
I just saw a commercial on AeroSure a device claiming to help respiration and elimination of excessive mucus. It is not targetting PSP Pati...
What can an anaesthetic do to people with psp?
Peter3 in PSP Association 5 years ago
My husband has just been in hospital for surgery, nothing related to his psp. The first two days post surgery his voice was much stronger th...
Rehab - Out of Network (Insurance - USA)
sejuma in ICUsteps 4 months ago
Thank you to everyone in this community. I've found previous posts helpful as I've had a loved one (LO) experience a critical illness recent...
Coping with life after Coma
RichardNeill in ICUsteps 12 days ago
I was in a induced coma two and a half years ago. Went from a sore throat to major infection within 24hrs. Fortunately when the param...
Chris1082 in Headway a month ago
What about seizures... My partner is having seizures and they are having difficulty getting them under control... They don't seem to be as ...
Mogi2002 in PSP Association 8 months agoPOPULAR
My father he had his fist aspiration pneumonia. We had to do the PEG, since he failed the swallowing test. Now he is in the rehab center. Bu...
PEG tube insertion guideline
I came across this (on reddit) regarding the choice of using or not using a PEG tube when swallowing gets difficult - I thought it may hel...
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