COPD Discussions — Emphysema

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 1
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 1
leib COPD Hello, I was diagnosed with mild COPD on Thursday. I am having a hard time sleeping. I wake up six…
By leib Latest Activity April 3 at 10:25 pm Replies 1
beagleman59 alendronate has anybody heard more on the study claiming this osteoporosis drug in aerosol form has helped slow or stop the…
By beagleman59 Latest Activity August 25 at 1:38 pm Replies 31
alantun Vertigo, nausea, fatigue. I am 76, and have had fully diagnosed but relatively mild emphysema for about 4 years. Last year in April…
By alantun Latest Activity May 26 at 5:48 pm Replies 61
pascardo best places to live with copd I am a 76 year old man with moderate to severe copd. I am trying to locate the best places…
By pascardo Latest Activity August 8 at 2:11 pm Replies 7
Gwbcopd Cope 3years Hi,everyone I am on what they call end stage cope.very scary.been on oxygen for 3years.is any one else on end…
By Gwbcopd Latest Activity March 4, 2017 at 8:34 am Replies 51
Alth Tangle tubing I am new here, was looking for tubing that won't kink. I saw in a discussion that there were swivel…
By Alth Latest Activity September 24, 2016 at 10:10 pm Replies 1
Hibbydave Newly diagnosed Hello, I was diagnosed with Copd in May 2015. I'm 60, male and had smoked for 45 years stopping in…
By Hibbydave Latest Activity August 8 at 2:04 pm Replies 13 Likes 2
Juanita K Starting Dulera and Spiriva I am a newly diagnosed COPD patient who had been using Advair 250/50 for about a month. A new doctor…
By Juanita K Latest Activity November 21, 2016 at 10:46 am Replies 3 Likes 1
Austin23 Severe COPD at 23 I am young, way to young for this disease however I have been diagnosed with severe COPD at 23 years…
By Austin23 Latest Activity February 28, 2014 at 1:59 pm Replies 4 Likes 1
barb7763 what to do.. This last flare up I am experiencing started when some "friends" were burning in their yard. I managed to stay…
By barb7763 Latest Activity October 23, 2013 at 9:35 pm Replies 3
Phonse65 EMPHYSEMA, OMG I am gonna Die Years and years ago I stumbled upon this site, and new folks then had the same questions as they have…
By Phonse65 Latest Activity June 20, 2015 at 10:54 am Replies 3 Likes 4
Pharmacist George Is Nicotine an Addictive Substance And What Is Addiction? Nicotine, just like other addictive street drugs, causes heightened addiction. Even more so, nicotine is the mother of all…
By Pharmacist George Latest Activity December 9, 2012 at 2:29 pm Likes 1
Lin~Texas Judge Gladys Kessler to Tobacco Companies: Admit You Lied Tobacco companies have been told to inform in product warnings that they deceived consumers regarding the dangers of smoking and…
By Lin~Texas Latest Activity February 4, 2013 at 9:45 pm Replies 1 Likes 6
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