... New to this an have lots of questions. Here is a little history.
I am 36 years old and have been smoking for about 18 years (there was about 2 years in that time that I did quit) usually smoke about half a pack a day (sometimes less - sometimes more).
For the past 3 years I have noticed lots of "breathing issues" I would wake up in the morning coughing up phlegm,... (0 replies)
... ll baby syringe and a nasal wash. You can buy it at Walmart, I think. Its in powder form. At least the one she uses is. She mixes it with sterile water, sucks it up in the syringe, leans over her sink and sprays it up her nose. She says she gets all kinds of gunk out. ... (12 replies)
... For about the past 8 months, I have done nothing but cough up phlegm. ... (12 replies)
... I have bronchietasis and my Drs. do not have an answere as to why I cough up so much mucus after I eat and drink. ... (2 replies)
... smoker, but recently i've been coughing up phlegm with some blood. It feels like my chest is collasping when i cough, and aches, and after a short time my lungs have a weird warm sensation unsettling me.. ... (2 replies)
... I did used to smoke, but my lungs are clear on the xray, most of you sound like you need inhalers or tests, please try to push for more help. If you are coughing up green mucuous that is bad, that is infection. If you have chronic broncitis it can be yellow at times. ... (12 replies)
... I had a really bad cold about 4 weeks ago and was left with a hacking cough and loads of phlegm on my chest. GP said he couldnt help as I didnt have an infection. I have almost got rid of it now by the following method. ... (12 replies)
... I am 76 years old and I have coughed and hacked phlegm I think since I was 6 years old. At that time I had a couple of operations on my lung to clear fluid or whatever they did at that time. ... (1 replies)
... grey phlegm and then usually subsided for the day until the next morning. Seemed reminiscent of occasional chest infections I had had years ago. ... (0 replies)
... ciggs for the last 2 years. After quitting, i have been running almost everyday. I have been coughing up phlegm sometimes yellow, white and brown. But somedays when i don't run, i don't cough up brown phlegm. Only after running it is brown otherwise it is yellow or white. ... (1 replies)
... No answer for you, but I seem to have the exact same issue. I'll keep you posted. (I suspect thyroid involvement, but that's a guess) Any mood swings to go with the pressure/cough? (1 replies)
... And you will cough up all sorts of different coloured shite for sometime yet, I can't tell the colours, I am badly colour blind. ... (1 replies)
... pretty crazy case of sinus congestion. It felt like the front of my face was going to explode off my body. Twenty four hours and a box of tissues later I wake up with the nasal congest gone, but with lots of pain coming from my lungs especially when I try to take deep breathes. ... (1 replies)
... normal, and I had some blood taken, which I have not heard back on. That was several days ago. My headaches are not as bad or as frequent, but I have developed a cough since. My chest feels strange when I lie down, and I feel an odd pressure on my lungs if I lay flat on my back. ... (1 replies)
... Can Bronchiectasis result after just one run in with acute bronchitis that lasted about 3 weeks?
I read that it can occur after recurrent infections, but I only had one...acute bronchitis.
I ask this because after being diagnosed with acute bronchitis 5 weeks ago and having it for 3 weeks, my cough got MUCH MUCH better, but I still can hear/feel the "chest... (1 replies)
... now. Anyway, I don't "cough" up the phlegm, I have heavy sinus drainage and I clear my throat or pull the phlegm up from the back of my throat and that's when it appears. ... (0 replies)
... is from damage to my right lung after radiation and surgery for esophageal cancer. I go to a pulmonologist and am on a nebulizer and Asmanax inhaler. But I still cough and bring up clear phlegm, loads of it, after eating. I find if I move around after eating and wait awhile before I drink anything sometimes that helps. ... (2 replies)
... I had a cold back in February for a week or two but it went away. Since it has been gone though I have been coughing up yellowish phlegm on a regular basis and I always have a stuffed nose when I wake up. ... (0 replies)
... I cough up blood too about every six months or so. ... (3 replies)
... Last night woke up with a dry cough. Nothing was coming up but had the cough. Took Nightquil and wnet to bed. In the morning, woke up with some pressure in my chest and coughed up phlegm with traces of blood in it! ... (3 replies)