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How do you respond to friends and family who don't understand what you go through?

tags: explaining to others how to respond

posted about 1 year ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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Nothing wrong with that, I usually take one before I go to town..helps ..hope u having a good day

posted about 1 month ago

What triggers your SOB? Any advice on how to avoid or recover from it?

tags: sob shortness of breath treating Sob

posted over 1 year ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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sprays do, plus dust, walking too fast, hot weather, cold weather, well lets just say it can just sneak up on you sometimes, and the cause can be any… read more

posted about 2 months ago

Still smoking

Is there anyone here that still smokes after being diagnosed. I am looking for some support to quit. I have attempted it several times since my diagnoses and have failed terribly. The patches, gum, vape pens and even cold turkey (which I wouldn't recommend)! The Doctor won't put me on Chantix because I suffer from Severe Major Depression and the side effects wouldn't be good for me!!! Two weeks ago I had an exacerbation and the E.R doctor ordered chest x-ray.s He came back after reading them and… read more

tags: quit using wellubution 150 2x daily

posted over 1 year ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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I got an electric ciggarette i use it only evening times but low dose liquids ive never had a normal ciggarette for 6 months now

posted 7 days ago

Do you have tips (or life-hacks) on how to remember to take your meds?

posted 10 months ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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Cecilia, your pharmacist will make up cards for you for a full month in advance as to when you are to take your pills.

posted 28 days ago

When you go to ER, what do you take with you?

tags: er emergency room what to take to emergency room

posted over 1 year ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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Gotta get the flu! Something going around this year that's lasting 6 weeks,bringing normal people down

posted 10 days ago

Have you ever had anxiety or depression because of COPD? What ways have you tried to deal with it?

tags: Depression Anxiety

posted 5 months ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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Great attitude Guy, Blessings to you for a better day than yesterday and a better one tomorrow!

posted about 12 hours ago

Have you found anything that helps to pay for the cost of medications or treatments? What organizations do you recommend?

tags: Financial Assistance Cost

posted 7 months ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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Thankfully my hubby was Army retired so he went to VA and finally just to Fort Hood. Got so the docs at VA really didn't want to do so much. He had… read more

posted 17 days ago

Do you have a favorite quote or mantra that gets you through the day? The week?

posted 6 months ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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i sing once more round the world I go although the dog runs for her life I could not carry a tune in a bucket, copd put an end to the lovely voice I had… read more

posted about 5 hours ago

What bits of "advice" do you wish people would stop telling you?

tags: Advice

posted 7 months ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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I'm sorry, some people don't get it at all, but I can feel you man, God bless you!!

posted 26 days ago

Should I try vaping to quit smoking?

posted about 2 months ago by A MyCOPDTeam User
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Patricia234 what hospital are you going to that they permit vaping. Here they treat it just like smoking although it isnt. They give you the patch here.… read more

posted about 12 hours ago
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