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live in live in PA can't take the cold weather so i would like to move to FL for the warm did anyone do this move and did it work

posted about 10 hours ago by A MyCOPDTeam User

I also have a lot of trouble with the cold, however I also have breathing difficulties with the warm and humid weather. I prefer the warm over the cold… read more

posted about 5 hours ago

Do you have a therapy pet that helps you get through the day?

tags: Yes I really don't know if our miniture schauzer is a therapy dog. But I love him and he helps me make it thru the day.

posted about 12 hours ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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i have a little dog, she knows when I am having a bad day. She stays right by my side, and is a lot of help getting me through the ruff times. Love her.… read more

posted about 4 hours ago

Can people share your experiences getting approved for SSDI with a COPD diagnosis?

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posted about 23 hours ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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I applied in November 2009 at the age of 58 by visiting my local SS office. I was approved in February 2010. From what I've been told that was pretty… read more

posted about 5 hours ago

can inhalers damage the lung lining.

I have heard that inhaers can dry out and cause fiberous parchment type damage to the lung lining.
Has any body expierenced this or know if this is true..?
for this reason i try not to use inhalerrs...

edited, originally posted 1 day ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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Maybe you are Correct.. I do hope so...

posted 1 day ago

Does anyone know what MRSA is?

How would it effect someone who does drugs

posted 1 day ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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Anyone who has MRSA has to be put into a private room in the hospital. They have to hang a sign on the door stating that if you enter the room you have… read more

posted about 14 hours ago

I have been reading a lot lately about CBD oil. Has anyone tried this new product and has it worked for you.

posted 2 days ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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I have a friend who uses it to help her fibromyalgia. She says it takes the edge off her pain and helps her sleep.

posted 1 day ago

Anyone having gum sensitivity using inhalers?

Went for my 6 month cleaning and since I have been on my Anora my gums are so sensitive and bleed . Never had this problem before my dentisit said it could be related to my medication inhailer. Anybody else have this problem?

posted 2 days ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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I have the same issue. I rinse with listerine and that serns to help.

posted about 23 hours ago

does any one use essential oils with any luck

posted 3 days ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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Hello @A MyCOPDTeam User! In the middle of last year’s flu, which turned into pneumonia, I could not breathe & thought I was dying. Eucalyptus Oil… read more

edited, originally posted 2 days ago

to all the copd people on my team Merry Christmas to all ..question is what positive thing are you doing for Christmas cheers wayne

posted 3 days ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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Staying as healthy as I can....see some family! Really miss helping at church with packing food for under privileged or/and working kitchen at Mission… read more

posted 1 day ago
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