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... Im glad I can help somewhat, and tell your Mom she is VERY welcome. Her having a positive attitude will take her a long way, what ever this turns out to be. I dont know how old your Mom is, but I'm a single Mom of two young boys, 15 and 10, I'm 43. ... (5 replies)
... It sounds like you had bronchitis that went into pneumonia. ... (8 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. ... (2 replies)

... I just wanted to tell you how sad it makes me to hear your story. This disease goes after good people who didn't contribute to their lung health. It gets people who are healthy and nonsmokers. I feel so much for your son. Please stay honest with him. ... (9 replies)
... My best advice for you if your going to be the one researching is to get ALL the records of any testing your Mom has had. That way you will know EXACTLY what they say, so it can enable you to do better research. ... (5 replies)
Apr 10, 2006
... He was taken into hospital on 31st of march. (6 replies)
Apr 9, 2006
... There are a lot of people listening ...... I read your post yesterday but didn't think there was anything I could say to help you with your situation. But I can tell you I have been thinking about what you must be going through. Can you tell us how old your cousin is and how long the symptoms have been present? ... (6 replies)
Jan 4, 2006
... Doctors can only give you a best guess on how long one has left to live. ... (23 replies)
... is helping care for her. As Peggy said, Kathy DEFINITELY needs to see a doctor that knows how to treat MAC even if you have to drive a few hours to take her to a doctor. ... (237 replies)
... Okay, because you want honesty, I will give it to you. Unfortunately, given your mother's age, and her constant COPD exacerbations, she will get progressively worse and worse. ... (2 replies)
... Yeh what I feel in my left arm and left side is directly related to my left lung. If I have a cigarette it starts flaring up.. I seriously have to quit them but I really need to know what the heck is going on. I think you are right about the cat scan.. ... (6 replies)
... yep i totally hear ya on how weird it feels. Whew its so nice to have someone to relate to after 2 months of frustration lol. You perked my ears up with the blood tests because they did some on mine and mine were all normal also. Hmmm... ... (6 replies)
... Hi Everyone, well I have been in hospital the last 3 days!! ... (12 replies)
... nced COPD and I am her main caregiver. While I know she is in the final stage I am trying to get a better idea of how close to the end she may be and any advice you may have in better helping her during this time as these are questions that are very difficult to ask a doctor with her in the room. ... (2 replies)
... Ray and found nothing out of the ordinary, which was a relief, but still kind of disconcerting. I say that, because it's really not that nice when you go to the hospital for chest pain and they give the "I dunno" response. ... (0 replies)
... i wasn't moving air well at all. both times at the ER both docs tell me i have copd and emphysema. i freak out because both grams died of emphysema related disease. ... (0 replies)
... I need some advice badly from some people who have knowledge of this sort of thing, though I cannot say what is wrong with me. I'll simply explain my story. ... (2 replies)
... hypersensity pneumonis. I also have a chronic debiliatting bone disease called Osteonecrosis. ... (73 replies)
... there are certain symptoms which are very suggestive of a specific diagnosis. For example, if someone presents with a cough, fever and is coughing up green stuff, well then that is very suggestive of pneumonia. Those symptoms are SPECIFIC. ... (1 replies)
... Kitty, HUGS! I feel for you and your dad! God Bless you both! ... (8 replies)

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