COPD Question

What is the conection with COPD and CHF

posted about 2 months ago by A MyCOPDTeam User

There is no direct causal connection; however many folks with COPD also have heart problems and many have CHF. The heart and lungs are a conjoined system and any time… read more

posted about 1 month ago

Thanks for the note....

posted about 1 month ago

@ Lennart...If you feel your Heart is overcompensating for your Lungs, get a referral to have a Echocardiogram done....This is the test usually associated with… read more

posted about 1 month ago

I have CHF also. Going to see my Cardiologist Thursday. Pray to get good report!

posted about 1 month ago

Well said !

posted about 1 month ago

With CHF your legs can retain water while your heart is working as hard as it can.I do not know a connection between the two. I know with me I tend to get celluiltis a… read more

posted about 1 month ago
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