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... The diease is such a sad thing to witness. The only good thing that has come from this is my son has seen first hand what smoking can do to you and he has said he will never smoke. ... (9 replies)
... I feel her days are shortly being numbered. She gets very winded walking from room to room. She is now complaining about being cold when its not cold in her house. She doesnt get out unless to go to the doctor. ... (9 replies)
... more confused than I thought I was. My mom is 63 and has been told she's in "end stage" COPD. Hospice is in our home but after reviewing Hospice's criteria for COPD patients it's not the typical 6 month time frame used by their assessment teams. Her pulmonologist has said 8 months maybe. ... (9 replies)

... Thanks Amy! It is one of the hardest things I have been through. From what I have read she is at the end of this disease. I understand the end can be quick or drawn out. I pray that my Mom doesn't suffer. ... (9 replies)
... e is no simple answer to the question. The end stages when things get really bad can go on much longer than you would think possible. Some COPD'ers pass sooner from heart failure or other conditions. ... (9 replies)
... WOW! I can relae to these posts about COPD. My mom has been suffering so long from this terrible disease. ... (9 replies)
... I posted in November of 2009. As you can tell from reading my post, I was very frustrated and worried about my Mother's condition. I did not understand what was going on and did not know what to expect. ... (9 replies)
... She has never even discussed death or dying, and changed the subject when brought up. We have no medical POA nor any idea of what she even wants. ... (2 replies)
... from when I was around 17 until roughly 22. Aside from a handful of isolated social situations, I haven't smoked either since I quit 8 years ago. ... (0 replies)
Dec 14, 2012
... RBILD stands for respitory bronchiolitis interstial lung disease. From what Ive heard there is no cure as it is rare. It is caused by smoking. It supposedly is to slow down when you quit smoking. ... (2 replies)
... death from Formoterol. ... (0 replies)
Mom with COPD
May 25, 2012
... Hiya, Firstly I am so so sorry to hear of your situation, a lot of people I think don't realise how horrible Emphysema is. I am in a similar situation in some ways. My dad was diagnosed with the disease 5 or 6 years ago, however, neither or my parents told me about it until about a year and a half ago. His condition has majorly deteriorated since they told me, he has a... (2 replies)
Mom with COPD
Mar 26, 2012
... g, and back pain. My father decided she needed to get to the hospital and called the ambulance. She had Pneumonia. Right lobe Pneumonia which they thought was from her swallowing wrong. She declined fast and ended in ICU but came out better than ever. ... (2 replies)
Help with COPD
Sep 6, 2011
... My mother just passed at the end of April due to the congestive heart failure the copd caused. I know this is going to sound awful, but let him smoke. Your dad sounds as if he was right where my mom was 2 months before she passed. ... (7 replies)
Help with COPD
Sep 3, 2011
... and his good oxygen has been as low as 56 just from standing while having oxygen on... ... (7 replies)
... ost a year ago on Aug. 20, 2007. Two months later I was diagnosed with COPD. About 6 mths. before Momma passed away, my only sibling a brother was diagnosed with COPD as well. Momma died 4 mths. after a lung transplant. There were just too many complications and she had fought the IPF so long. ... (7 replies)
... scan with dye and they were normal. From what I have read on the net that emphysema would show up on the ct scan at least. ... (1 replies)
Apr 29, 2007
... Oh on my walking 10 minutes, at times my reading might go to 90 for one or two seconds then 91 for the same amount of time then up from there fairly quickly. ... (10 replies)
Copd questions
Aug 19, 2005
... n have this discussion with some of my family and friends. I just hope you all know how much it means to me that I have found support here. I'm 1000 miles away from my mom, and sometimes it feels like I'm across the ocean. ... (28 replies)
... Was suffering from recurring bouts of severe anemia for a year or so that finally led me to a hematologist. ... (4 replies)

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