COPD Discussions — Healthy Lifestyle

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
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 September 13 at 1:31 pm Replies 2
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 September 13 at 1:42 pm Replies 2
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
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
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
sarah for nico swiming on oxygen Hi my son was born preemie so he has scarred lungs, bpd. the symptoms are very similar to copd except…
By sarah for nico Latest Activity September 27 at 10:36 pm Replies 1
grainger hebshie LIVING WITH STAGE 4 COPD IN A NURSING HOME BECAUSE I HAVE STAGE 4 COPD FROM SMOKING.I NOW TAKE 26 PILLS A DAY,3 BREATHIN…
By grainger hebshie Latest Activity August 3, 2017 at 4:40 pm Replies 4
LadyPatches This is my first post I have always had asthmatic reactions to dog hair/cat hair... .... Never Dx. But now have a cough that will…
By LadyPatches Latest Activity August 3, 2017 at 4:46 pm Replies 35
John256 Maintaining healthy weight with COPD Maintaining a healthy weight can be a challenge when you have COPD. Staying well hydrated is important for everyone, but…
By John256 Latest Activity January 27, 2017 at 9:57 pm Replies 2 Likes 1
PamCOPD M60 oxygen on wheelchair Hi. My mom has various lung issues. She now needs 15 l of oxygen all the time. i would like…
By PamCOPD Latest Activity October 4, 2016 at 1:25 pm Replies 7 Likes 1
redorangedog Cognitive Behavior Therapy In contrast to many forms of psychotherapy, CBT is a solution-focused approach to treatment, oriented toward solving problems and learning…
By redorangedog Latest Activity August 7, 2016 at 9:30 pm
jblondie88 Not a clear diagnosis I had a breathing "spell" almost two years ago that scared me enough to go to the Doctor. Had a…
By jblondie88 Latest Activity March 31, 2016 at 5:52 pm Replies 1
Dr Gary What’s it Mean to be Proactive? “You need to be more proactive.” Has anyone ever said this to you? Your partner? Your boss? Your doctor? And when they…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity April 21, 2015 at 10:27 pm Likes 1
heather832015 Multiple Illnesses, Disorders and Diseases Now I know im not alone, and that there are probably millions of us who suffer from multiple illnesses. Yet…
By heather832015 Latest Activity October 11, 2015 at 10:16 am Replies 11 Likes 3
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