COPD Discussions

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
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 2
Dr Gary Quick Poll: Has your partner met your doctor? And if so, was it helpful? What about you and your partner? Are you always in sync on the what and the why and the how…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity February 18 at 11:31 am
stevenhaugh Replacing vacuum cleaner filter Hey, My brother is suffering from chronic rhinosinusitis. He was down for a week due to hay fever and the respiratory…
By stevenhaugh Latest Activity February 3 at 8:25 pm Replies 2 Likes 1
Emily05 Home remedies to reduce ear pain Hi, my younger brother used to listen to music at high volumes using headphones. He listens to the song almost…
By Emily05 Latest Activity January 19 at 11:35 pm
Stella34 Shockwave therapy for MCTD Hi, my name is Maria and I am from Mississauga. I was diagnosed with Mixed Connective Tissue Disease when…
By Stella34 Latest Activity February 3 at 8:30 pm Replies 1
Ghilby85 Diet recommendation after teeth repair Last day, I and my best friend were returning home after a night party. We were both drunk. I am…
By Ghilby85 Latest Activity January 8 at 1:15 am
Fazilla Mole removal surgery I have always had a large number of skin moles. I blame my father and say that it has been…
By Fazilla Latest Activity March 8 at 11:59 am Replies 1
Dr Gary Got the Holiday Blues? You’re Not Alone! During the holidays, we are symbols of joys of the season. Colored lights, the music of the season, get-togethers with…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity December 20 at 2:18 pm
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, 2017 at 10:36 pm Replies 1
Dr Gary Quick Poll: Has your COPD turned you into a control freak? My clients often talk to me about staying in control of the day-to-day details in their lives. Some have…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity August 9, 2017 at 4:18 pm
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
Dr Gary Waiting for Test Results: How to Get Through the Countdown A client I’ll call Dawn talked to me about waiting for test results. Here’s what she said: “The results are…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity June 8, 2017 at 7:50 pm Replies 1
Anonymous Looking for info My FIL has COPD but he is not very forth coming about his severity or diagnosis. I was hoping someone…
By Anonymous Latest Activity April 1, 2017 at 9:49 pm Replies 1
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