COPD Discussions

Dr Gary How do you overcome the urge to procrastinate? Or, need some help? My clients often talk to me about how hard it is to follow their self-care plan, especially where diet and…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity August 12 at 5:28 pm
Smegeroidous Throat Problems I have tried two powder inhalers which are really effective but I get hoarseness and constantly clearing my throat is…
By Smegeroidous Latest Activity July 25 at 2:22 pm
lghettoprincessl Emphysema I was diagnosed with Emphysema 4 months ago at the age of 33, i'm now 34 as my birthday was…
By lghettoprincessl Latest Activity July 12 at 8:22 pm
Rainbows004 COPD Diagnosis my husband was recently diagnosed with copd, after him going into a funk about it, i consulted with doctors and…
By Rainbows004 Latest Activity June 5 at 3:23 pm Replies 1
SherryPA Newly diagnosed Hi- I am a 54 year old female diagnosed with Moderate COPD 5 days ago. I am overwhelmed with incredible…
By SherryPA Latest Activity June 7 at 1:05 pm Replies 3
Ms Shrivastava Need to confirm COPD My spirometry test report says ESA obstruction, which was done during annual health check up. I have not consulted a…
By Ms Shrivastava Latest Activity May 28 at 12:45 pm Replies 1
ferrari12395 My best friend died from COPD I am currently grieving the death of my best friend from COPD who was 60 years old. She lived in…
By ferrari12395 Latest Activity July 1 at 1:12 pm Replies 3
himanshu11 can someone with mild copd build a healthy physique ? i am 21 years old and suffered from acute bronchitis from my childhood days but it never bugged me until…
By himanshu11 Latest Activity May 21 at 8:16 pm Replies 1
Firespiritwitch My mother needs ro build up strength but in always on oxygen I would love foe her to do pool exercises she has always lived the water is this a possibility? Where…
By Firespiritwitch Latest Activity May 14 at 5:16 pm Replies 1
bugoff1959@yahoo.com new member support groups in my town for COPD? are support groups so un-common for copd?
By bugoff1959@yahoo.com Latest Activity May 13 at 3:23 pm Replies 2
wall-e Ways to become more mobile while dragging oxy tank Diagnosed 2 yrs ago w/COPD. Shame on me...50 yrs of smoking will do that to ya! I'm fairly mobile but…
By wall-e Latest Activity May 5 at 8:34 pm Replies 2
Dr Gary What are mealtimes like at your house? In every culture around the world, shared meals with friends or family are a way of connecting with each other.
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity April 29 at 12:16 pm Replies 1 Likes 1
iron lung Frolov Breathing Device Has anyone tried the Frolov Breathing Device for COPD/Emphysema? I belief it is something the Russians came up with.
By iron lung Latest Activity April 25 at 9:55 pm Replies 1
Anonymous My Elderly Mother, who never normally wheezed, was denied Service at the ER for Wheezing… My mother never wheezed. She became ill and started wheezing. When I took her to the ER they basically ignored…
By Anonymous Latest Activity April 21 at 6:35 am Replies 2
Anonymous My elderly mother, who never wheezes, was suddenly diagnosed with COPD. My mother never wheezed. She became ill and started wheezing. When I took her to the ER they basically ignored…
By Anonymous Latest Activity April 21 at 6:20 am Replies 2
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