COPD Discussions

Dr Gary Chronic Communication at Home: What Can I Do For You? “What about me?” That’s what a client, who I’ll call Tom, said to his wife, Maria, recently. They were in my…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity January 28, 2016 at 4:34 pm Replies 3 Likes 1
Twitchy poo The process of dieing with COPD I have been caring for my sister for 3 years now. She has been stage 4 COPD for 2 of…
By Twitchy poo Latest Activity January 5, 2016 at 2:38 pm Replies 7
CINMOLL copd helps a few years ago I had a chiropractor tell my husband that if I was to ever have trouble moving…
By CINMOLL Latest Activity December 27, 2015 at 4:13 pm Replies 7 Likes 1
Dr Gary Why Do We Get Mad at Other People? And What to Do! “He makes me so mad.” “I can’t believe he did that.” “I should give her a piece of my mind.” Wouldn’t…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity December 23, 2015 at 6:07 pm Replies 9 Likes 3
Rus123 TO MUCH OXYGEN Is it possible for your body to react if you take in too much oxygen ?
By Rus123 Latest Activity May 9, 2015 at 9:44 am Replies 2
Dr Gary Talking to Your Doctor: Do I Need to Make that Appointment? Jane had what she later described to her friend as an “awkward” meeting with her physician today. And one that…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity May 2, 2015 at 10:29 am Likes 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
dawn-flies6 Multiple Medications, Allergies and Diagnosis's I have 22 Allergies I was informed on yesterday. I take 18 different medications when not on antibiotics, and…
By dawn-flies6 Latest Activity April 13, 2015 at 8:29 am Replies 1 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
Dr Gary The Envy Trap. How to Get Out of It, How to Avoid It. The grass is always greener on the other side, right? Well at least that’s what they say, whoever “they” are.
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity September 23, 2016 at 6:22 am Replies 1 Likes 1
heather832015 Coping skills Ive learned I know i havent got everything together yet, but i also dont know if I ever will. However Ive been…
By heather832015 Latest Activity July 28, 2015 at 8:21 pm Replies 2 Likes 3
benskywalker morning retching leading to loss of apetite. Hi, Am new to the site but am curious if anyone has problems with morning retching and coughing up sputum.
By benskywalker Latest Activity December 25, 2015 at 9:36 am Replies 2
dawn-flies6 COPD When I have exesturbations I never know which one I am dealing with since I have #1 Asthma #2 Emphysema…
By dawn-flies6 Latest Activity March 9, 2015 at 10:57 pm
Dr Gary When someone you know with your diagnosis dies, how do you handle it? I know this is pretty dark topic. And a hard one to write about with my usual upbeat message. But…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity December 20, 2015 at 6:44 pm Replies 7 Likes 3
TaxiJack Oxygen not helping anymore .... I was diagnosed with COPD 2 years ago and was put on oxygen 9 months ago. I am finding that…
By TaxiJack Latest Activity March 25, 2015 at 6:22 pm Replies 3
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