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By CHIEFBOB
I was exposed to second hand smoke for years in the military before non tobacco areas were instituted. I was diagnos...
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By Leahah
I have copd and asthma just had my check up and can't understand Results am I doing ok quit smoking 4 years ago f...
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By mabiehelp
Hi 52yr. old female, height 64", weight144, smoker. I'm not exactly sure where I stand. My regular dr. says I'm mod...
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By norahb
i have copd which i thought i had now got under control i am a non smoker of 58 i am woman ,,i have lots of health pr...
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By marcieim
I'm a 68 yr. old disabled female, just quit smoking early in March. I was recently hospitalized for what I'd under...
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By fdmjm
Hello! I am a 48yo male, and I quit smoking about 30 days ago (10-15 cigs a day for about 30 years). I went in for a ...
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By brighteyes12
I am a 58 yr old female who was told I have COPD, stage 2. ( I have never smoked a day in my life). the reason I went...
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By lanettebourland
My pulse ox is 84 and in 5ltrs of oxygen have pneumonia copd and asthma what should i do
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By TFox1983
Hi my mom just told me she was diagnosed with emphysema and copd with lung capacity of 48%. I'm really worried and no...
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By betian
Hello, Googling around I have found a lot of material discussing the slowing of the progression of COPD in smokers a...
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By shane40
Hi all, i've been having inventory gasps for air that are increasing by the week. it is one gasp that is completely u...
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By shorty112
Hi there im a nearly 21 yr old female have been smoking for 5 yrs on and off i weigh 38kg and 151cm tall . I have anx...
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By barbara69
I am 44 y/o female with a almost 31 year habit of smoking,my fev1 was 31% and diffusion capacity was 35%,a few months...
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By harryengineer
like others in your forum i have severe muscle cramps a few hours after taking albuteral or duoneb and that is made m...
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By kaykay73
I quit smoking 4 months ago after smoking for 25 years. I am 41 years old and had a ct scan done that showed mild emp...
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By p1954
Although I have developed very minor swallowing issues in the last 2 months I seem to have no problem breathing, even...
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By Cathleenbak77
I recently had to go to the hospital because of difficulty breathing. I was told I had bronchitis with an acute uppe...
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By strdsbrg
I've heard when you quit smoking that many people cough up gunk from their lungs. It's said this is a good sign, tha...
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By RhemaEsoteric
What is the implication of this hepatitis b test. HBsAg positive HBsAb negative HBeAg negative HBeAb positive HB...
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By JamieBak
I am searching for information on inhaling cement dust for a person with COPD. How should it be treated, what affect...
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