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Am I to understand that emphysema is a disease that will progress on its own, no matter what you do? I have quit smoking, but it worries ...
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I need to know what to expect in the final days/hours my mother will have with her COPD. She was sent home in Sept of 2008 with Hospics a...
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Hello! I was wondering about the numbers regarding silica dust exposure..for example is spending an hour in a poorly ventilated room with...
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I have asthma and have had a chronic dry cough since last March. My pulmonary doctor recently increased my dosage of Advair from 100/50 ...
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Does anyone else have trouble with their oxygen cannula dribbling condensed water into their nose? This is the second concentrator I've h...
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My sister was just dianosed with IPS. We had never heard of it before. Will someone please let us know what this disease has in store fo...
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Hi. I had a pneumothprax 5 months ago. I haven't been right since and get chest pain radiating to my back every day, struggle with shortn...
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Hi! I originally went to the ER in June diagnosed with pneumonia/bronchitis. I have been on and off a surplus of antibiotics and predniso...
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Hello guys, Is mice on the picture a deer mice? http://res.cloudinary.com/dwqc9arm0/image/upload/v1510419602/IMG_1675_t4plr1.jpg Is...
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Does anybody have any info they can share on what treatments they started when their COPD progressed. My current treatment isn't as effec...
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My chest x ray results found out that there are haziness on my left middle lung which resulted to Pulmonary Tuberculosis (PTB) vs Pneumon...
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I smoke marijuana for my chronic pain. Have for over 45 yrs. This week I passed out and the second time I hit a table and hit my head on ...
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what is the residual fibrosis? what is the cause of residual fibrosis? what is the symptoms of residual fibrosis?
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My daughter is now 5 years old. Every winter (typically from mid October - mid March) she gets this chronic cough. It sounds like croup ...
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My husband was recently told by a doctor that he has early emphysema. He is not a smoker, but he has used the cpap for several years now...
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possible to have good heart with COPD ? out of breath standing still ? get fluid on lungs ? Can overweight cause symptoms worse ? Ho...
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using prednisone for shortness of breath, It dont seem to be working Lung seems to be able to take in more are but shortness of breath...
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Are there other COPD sufferers out there with pectus excavatum, and how does this effect the accuracy of your FEV1 reading? According to ...
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I'm 29 in two weeks. Started smoking at 22 (seven years). I smoke a pack a day. Every morning I wake up with loud stubborn wheezing and ...
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3 yrs. ago my wife was diagnosed with COPD. At that time she was put on oxygen part time and within 3 months she was on 24/7 at 3 liters....
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