... I just want to know how you're doing. Have you had the surgery? Do you have a diagnosis? Whatever the diagnosis you have options and the people here can help you.
Please let us know, we care (1 replies)
... So glad that I found this message board. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, new to the message boards - but about 2 to 3 months ago I had a CT scan done on my abdomen - picked up a lung nodule on right lung. Had a repeat scan again on abdomen and again showed the lung nodule except it was 4mm now is 6mm. Been reading up and honestly none of it looks real good - I go to a specialist early Feb - not sure exactly what to expect - was hoping to get... (0 replies)
... New at message boards, sorry for mistakes. ... (3 replies)
... s. I have been having a hard time logging back into this site to reply . . .today was my first success after many attemps . . I had given up as I kept getting a message that I was not a registered user. ... (3 replies)
... I am going to work on getting this message out...maybe an investative type show...12years ago I coughed for over two years...cracked 4 ribs coughing thought it was pulled muscles! became incontinent... ... (0 replies)
... s a spontaneous phnuemothorax on my left lung that was wrongly diagnosed in a and e as plueracy, a week later after x ray came back i got an alerting answerphone message from the hospital telling me to get in asap, lung was collapsed around 20 percent, he offered to needle out the air but i refused and it healed on its own... ... (0 replies)
... s a spontaneous phnuemothorax on my left lung that was wrongly diagnosed in a and e as plueracy, a week later after x ray came back i got an alerting answerphone message from the hospital telling me to get in asap, lung was collapsed around 20 percent, he offered to needle out the air but i refused and it healed on its own... ... (1 replies)
... ECAUSE I have been a smoker for 30 years...wasnt my decision. I am using the steriod inhaler 2x a day. I am a member on a website where there is a stop smoking message board and have posted there...many people have COPD and am getting a lot of information and support. ... (7 replies)
First, welcome to the HealthBoards. This has been a special place for me as I recovered from 4 strokes about 8 years ago. After receiving so much support and friendship during my recovery, I have stayed around to give some back.
Your post caught my eye, as we just had to make the same decision for my mother in the last week. It is a very difficult as a... (1 replies)
... and my diet could be better but it isn't strictly junk food throughout the entire week either. I am, for my sins though a panicker, hence my message on here. Can anyone at all associate with or shed any light on these symptoms? ... (2 replies)
... forgot to add i have cloudy patch on my left lung on the last x ray i had done 4 days ago really worried (1 replies)
... any years. I often had problems getting a full breath of air and the need to yawn but no always able to. I finally have taken the advise of a person on a dutch message board who suggested that it may be a case of not breathing correctly. You are supposed to breath through your stomach and not your chest. ... (35 replies)
... I have many health problems but as of the moment I am very concerned about a message I got from my pulmonary doctor. ... (0 replies)
... I appreciate your message,and apologize for it taking so long to get back to you---but because I'm only taking one med, I've been very weak winded and sick, and I only weigh 70 pounds now.I'm starting the probiotic culturelle, and wonder if you've heard anything about it? How did the renal problem work out? Peggy, do you ever see any new info about Mac, from 2009 on? Thanks,... (13 replies)
... Now, I got the results of my PFTs and they were normal. Of course I missed the call from the medical assistant, but she left a message on my work and cell phone saying my doctor said they're normal. She said to call with any questions. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for your detailed informative message. Im not sure if I had whooping cough as a child or not..but I do recall having alot of colds and respiratory infections growing up.
As far as how I got bronchiectasis..let me say I do have emphysema as well..and though I dont know the reason I have bronchiectasis I've been informed it's not uncommon for Alpha1 Patients to... (6 replies)
... See my other "letter" of a message. Check your adrenals!!!! (18 replies)
... I am going to send hlim your message and maybe it will help him. Thank you so much for sharing. ... (22 replies)
... nodules throughout both lungs with ground glass opacities. The nodules come and go, but there are always many. I would like to know the web address the previous message mentioned as I do not know what to expect from this disease. ... (7 replies)