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... Hi I am 25 years old and a casual smoker. For the past 2 years I have felt out of breath and as if my throat is tightening up. I feel as if I can't exhale. Also, when I inhale I feel as if the oxygen doesn't go to my lungs but to by stomach. ... (7 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. What should i do ? ... (1 replies)
Bronchoscopy
Sep 15, 2005
... My husband was 52 when he was diagnosed and he had quit smoking 25 years before that. I don't remember the exact size of the tumor but I do remember the doctor saying it was the size of a nickel. ... (8 replies)

... Hi all, I've been an overall a healthy person. I just quit smoking about 1 month and a half ago, and I used to be a heavy pot smoker as well and no longer do that either. Recently I've had 2 hospital trips to the ER. ... (4 replies)
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... Hi I am a 31 year old female, no history of smoking, asthma, etc. I was looking for a place to share my story because I am so confused and scared. ... (5 replies)
... Well, you have a huge red flag above your head, and while I won't go into the smoking debate, you're literally playing for fire. ... (6 replies)
Help with COPD
Sep 7, 2011
... u so much for the replies, my dad went to the ER yesterday after his home nurse told him too, but it took some arm twisting. They admitted him, his oxygen was 83 and his co2 was 80. I definitely think hospice is a good idea because he is even getting tired of running to hospitals and Dr. ... (7 replies)
... s I said before, I've never been this winded before in my life. It's scaring me that it's taking me forever to catch my breath when doing something simple, like running up the subway steps or walking fast to the train or even climbing the few steps at the place I'm currently staying at. ... (3 replies)
... Please, please stop smoking. My husband has had the same thing for at least 15 yrs and continues to smoke. U will be running with the grandkids if u stop cigs now. I am 56, an hv just been diagnosed will lung lesions after an abdomenal ct scan. ... (2 replies)
... ray. The CXR showed I have hyperinflated lungs which the doctor said that was emphysema and for me to stop smoking. I'm 39 yrs old and smoked for 20 yrs. He didn't refer me to a pulmonologist, just told me to stop smoking. ... (2 replies)
... As i was smoking, i felt that my lungs got congested. So i told myself that i am gonna quit this bad habit. The following day, i got chest pains, and i was feeling discomfort in my chest for a week. In that week i could only sleep straight as both side of my ribs was in pain. ... (9 replies)
... allergy problems and actually started allergy shots for awhile. They didn't work for me. I was still just as allergic after 4 years of shots as ever. ... (20 replies)
... I really enjoyed reading your post and hearing all about your experiences with this lung disease. It helps so much and gives me hope for the future. ... (10 replies)
Getting worried
May 12, 2007
... About a year ago, I felt some soreness on my left ribcage. Right at the last rib there was what felt like muscle spasms, and pinching sensations that would come and go. ... (0 replies)
... however I have been burning the candle at both ends lately so it's no suprise. The Doctor has given me antibiotics. In the meantime I was researching and I read about COPD and scared myself, resulting in me posting on this board. ... (0 replies)
... He then sent me for a high resolution ct and found early stage Pulmonary Fibrosis, which is scarring in my lungs caused by frequent bouts of bronchitis and pneumonia. It can really be caused by a host of things. Esp. if you smoke as I did. There is no cure and very little they can do for it. ... (7 replies)
... i developed a cough with a cold sore throat etc.. back in march this year. the illness went except the cough, which was mainly in the mornings and evenings but also got triggered of during the day if i laughed too much. ... (3 replies)
... I should add that I frequntly walk and jog at a nearby park, usually a combination of 4 miles without any problems...I also just got off the treadmill... ... (8 replies)
... days a week, and usually just rest and use my oxygen at home. ... (5 replies)


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