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How Have Any Of You Diagnosed With PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA Been Treated? What Drugs Worked For You With One Treatment?
A MyCOPDTeam Member asked a question 💭

I suspect my respiratory equipment… what maintenance regimen do you recommend to follow, that I can find online, that has worked for you?
Thanks!
Every day is a gift!
😁

A MyCOPDTeam Member

I’ve had a few different bugs at different times, that they treated with different antibiotics in the past. I can’t remember the name of the bugs. My pulmonologist ordered them and they worked really… read more

posted 3 hours ago (edited)
Any One Have Tips On Reducing Cravings When You Quit Smoking?
A MyCOPDTeam Member asked a question 💭

I have COPD and just came home from the hospital yesterday. I haven’t smoked since Monday and I desperately want to succeed in quitting! I was sent home on oxygen. Thanks in advance.

A MyCOPDTeam Member

Thanks you Dave

posted 4 hours ago
What Do You Eat To Gain Weight?
A MyCOPDTeam Member asked a question 💭

I don't have much of an appetite but need to gain weight back ,😪

A MyCOPDTeam Member

Thank you so much Helen I will try your suggestions,😊

posted 11 hours ago
Why Do I Keep Getting Chest Infections?
A MyCOPDTeam Member asked a question 💭
A MyCOPDTeam Member

I have stayed well. These last two years is by staying away from a lot of people. Especially groups. I wear my masks when I go out shopping and the doctors. My husband works from home. The virus does… read more

posted 8 hours ago (edited)
Just Realized My Real Name Is Being Used For All I Do On This Site. I Don't Know How Comfy I Am W/that.
A MyCOPDTeam Member asked a question 💭

I suppose too late to make a change cuz I would look like a different person. Anybody have advice about that. I notice most ppl. dont use complete names.

A MyCOPDTeam Member

;)

posted 11 hours ago
Why No Longer A Hug Or Thumbs Up Symbol For Us To Click On?
A MyCOPDTeam Member asked a question 💭

It made me happy and I tried to make a short comment as well as was suggested.

A MyCOPDTeam Member

Hi, @A MyCOPDTeam Member - real life participation is more important than this site. Don’t feel bad that you’re not on here as much as you might wish. We’ll always be here when you have time for us.

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posted 1 hour ago
Explain Please. How Can One Reply To A Post And Make The Reply Public. I Only Seem Able To Reply Using The " Say Hi To" Option.
A MyCOPDTeam Member asked a question 💭
A MyCOPDTeam Member

Thanks, that was useful.

posted 4 days ago
Hello My Name Is Mike
A MyCOPDTeam Member asked a question 💭
A MyCOPDTeam Member

Same here, @A MyCOPDTeam Member and @A MyCOPDTeam Member - no question to read.

Please try again, Mike?

Monday night, 13-MAY-24

posted 5 days ago
How Do You Learn To Deal With It This Disease? I'm Having A Rough Time Dealing With It
A MyCOPDTeam Member asked a question 💭
A MyCOPDTeam Member

Good advice as usual @A MyCOPDTeam Member!! Have a Terrific Tuesday!!👍😀

posted 5 days ago
My O2 Level Is Fine But I'm So Sob That I Pant Walking Less Than 10 Feet. I've Gone To My Pulmonologist And Am On Prednisone & Azithromycin
A MyCOPDTeam Member asked a question 💭

I'm at wits end. I'm trying to stay out of the hospital. Any suggestions on how to get my breath back?

A MyCOPDTeam Member

@A MyCOPDTeam Member, Me too! @A MyCOPDTeam Member Clinton, thanks for your post! It's so useful to understand the comorbidities that occur in our bodies as we deal with COPD. I think the pandemic… read more

posted 3 days ago
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