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I Haven’t Been On This Site For A Few Years But Would Like Any Thoughts On My Past Week And A Half.

I Haven’t Been On This Site For A Few Years But Would Like Any Thoughts On My Past Week And A Half.

I have had a terrible cough for a few weeks and was confirmed with having stage 2 copd about 2 weeks ago after doing a breathing test
I have called an ambulance to take me to emergency 5 times since the middle of April because I couldn’t catch my breath, and every time they say the same thing. Your oxygen levels are fine and your chest X-ray looks good
On Monday May 1st I went to emergency at 9:30pm where again I was told my oxygen was fine but I had tested positive for covid. I was given… read more

A MyCOPDTeam Member said:

I am so sorry to hear of all your troubles you went through @A MyCOPDTeam Member. Are you doing a little better now? I sincerely hope so. I have gone through some angry moments with our hospital also, but not for me, for my sister. One doctor would tell her one thing and another doctor would come in and tell her something different. She was in pretty bad shape when she went to the hospital too, but after getting a pacemaker she is recovering nicely. I know my sisters illness is nowhere near what you went through and I don't even know why I mentioned it,but I was angry too. Man after waiting all that time only to be sent home. Could they not hear that you weren't breathing properly? Oh my gosh, I am so sorry for you! I sincerely hope you are doing better today!

posted 4 days ago
A MyCOPDTeam Member said:

That's awful! The way they treet people.

posted 1 day ago
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