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    COPD air quality
    Hello, My 80 year old father is on oxygen 24/7. Will air purifiers in home ease his mucus coughing?...More
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    COPD air quality
    Hello, My 80 year old father is on oxygen 24/7. Will air purifiers in home ease his mucus coughing?...More
    Posted by Ronsdaughter
    COPD AND MOLD
    MY FRIEND HAS SEVERE COPD. SHE HAS HAD COPD FOR ABOUT 5 YRS. SHE MOVED INTO A HOME THAT HAD BLAC MOLD IN THE...More
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    Workout for Night Shift Workers
    I hope there will be someone who can advise NIGHT SHIFT WORKERS about healthy living. I assume that night...More
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    Workout for Night Shift Workers
    I hope there will be someone who can advise NIGHT SHIFT WORKERS about healthy living. I assume that night...More
    Posted by mjapelingon
    Reply: When Should My Loved One Consider Relief (i.e. Usi...
    I posted how two years ago I cured my COPD by taking capsules of two natural herbs: holy basil and astragalus,...More
    Posted by selinayy
    Reply: my new diagnosis of COPD
    I will let you know as soon as I find out, I have not started yet or called them to set up the classes as of...More
    Posted by tonyanc1
    started smoking young
    I started smoking at the Age of seven on a five dollar Bet I smoked non filteredl lucky strikes. That I took...More
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    Reply: lovego portable oxygen concentrator donation from ...
    Hello Peter. I am contacting you from Rome Italy. I was searching oxygen portable device for my father in...More
    Posted by An_258006
    Reply: Hi I:am new to this group
    Ah getting people to understand your fatigue won't be easy. If you smoke < quit >, if others around you...More
    Posted by mrtibbs
    Reply: Weather question
    whenever the humidity is high, like 85% plus, I just don't excert my self much. It's like sucking in water not...More
    Posted by mrtibbs
    Reply: COPD and Milk
    I don't know if it's normal. I drink water and alot of it. I get some mucus flare ups from time to time. I...More
    Posted by mrtibbs
    Please help
    My husband has COPD. He's 68 and has had it since 2002. I know its bad, but it's now where he can't...More
    Posted by lovebeaches52
    Herbs that saved me from chronic bronchitis
    I have suffered from chronic bronchitis for quite a few years, usually triggered by allergy in spring. I live...More
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    Herbs that saved me from chronic bronchitis
    I have suffered from chronic bronchitis for quite a few years, usually triggered by allergy in spring. I live...More
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    Reply: COPD: Why Exercise?
    Do you think yoga is a helpfull excercise for COPD? i was just diagnosed about 5 years ago,but think...More
    Posted by DeirdeTheFaerie
    Reply: so out of breath
    Yes, i am overweight also, been trying to loose weight, but maybe not eating right things, also have a very...More
    Posted by fireyes65
    Reply: Nuts and dried Fruit
    Whether or not your overall excess weight and caloric intake, is well, extraordinary, it's advisable never to...More
    Posted by bovel66
    Reply: 27 years old, never smoked but have COPD symptoms
    Go see a pulmonologist and have a lung function test for one. In your case having never smoked I would...More
    Posted by u28mylunch
    cellfood and h202 therapy
    hello re treatments for COPD-looking for any info regarding a product called Cellfood and any info regarding...More
    Posted by An_239479
    Reply: lost alot of weight due to stress
    I went through what YOU are going through. HAVE you had your Thyroid checked? It may be elevated and this...More
    Posted by seasonedone
    Reply: CDC-Healthy Body Weight and Exercise Web site
    The subsequent expense associated with the P90X is actually a pull-up bar. It can be in all probability safe...More
    Posted by robinsoo
    Reply: Inhaled Corticosteroids - side effects
    when you are talking about inhaled Corticosteroids, is it like Advair and Spriva?
    Posted by fireyes65
    COPD at altitude
    My mother who is 84 and not very active has COPD and she would like to move to Denver. I seem to get...More
    Posted by An_187310
    Lung function
    On January 11th. I had my gall blader removed since that day I have not smoking (23 days). My question...More
    Posted by paulobollinger
    Is my heart rate too high?
    I am 25 and weigh 152 and am 5'11", I checked my heart rate while exercising today and it was pretty high...More
    Posted by benysaj
    Lung Exercises video
    Recently, I diagnosed a patient that had trouble breathing after a lung surgery. After I helped her with...More
    Posted by lungexercises
    COPD
    My mom is experiencing tremendous difficulty breathing. She was diagnosed with COPD/Emphysema 13 yrs ago...More
    Posted by An_187312
    COPD friendly Food Pyramid.
    http://www.drweil.com/drw/ecs/pyramid/press-foodpyramid.html This food pyramid was developed for folks...More
    Posted by Tinster4
    COPD friendly Food Pyramid.
    This food pyramid for COPDers is both heart and lung healthy. High in anti-oxidants to scrub away those nasty...More
    Posted by Tinster4

    Spotlight: Member Stories

    Donna Wilson created a series of videos to help lung cancer patients. Different upper and lower body exercises performed to maximize the delivery of o...More

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    Pursed Lip Breathing -Dale demonstrates
    Everyone who has COPD should master the breathing technique called "Pursed Lip Breathing" . This technique can be used when you become SOB ... More
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