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Oxyggen Tubing.....
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Why would you put your oxygen tubing in a dryer w/a. Towel???

A MyCOPDTeam Member

I've never heard of anyone doing this. Oxygen tubing gets stiff and hard with age from the oxygen going through it especially the canela. I just replaced it.

Oxygen Therapy
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thank you Jean for that information because i was a little confused because without O2 I would die and I know it because if my O2 tube comes out while i am moving around I can tell its like i am… read more

Longevity.of.thos.on Oxygen Therapy. The Official Statistics Say 1-3 Years Tops. Any Feedback Would Help
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Longevity of those on oxygen therapy . Statistics say 1-3.years.tops but I see some have been on oxygen therapy for 10. Years.?

A MyCOPDTeam Member

I've been on oxygen for nearly 15 years. No problems here. I know people who have been on it longer than me. My age will get me before the use of oxygen will.

Does Oxygen Therapy Help With The Shortage Of Breath?
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My oxygen levels recover to 93 quickly (which isn't great) I suffer with shortage of breath.

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When I have SOB, I stop do three pursed liked breaths, then in the the nose and out with a relaxing breath. Sometime It take two rounds like that
It is the method that works best for me. But it… read more

Does Oxygen Therapy Assist Breathing
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Oxygen therapy helps compensate for some of the respiratory function lost by lung disease like Emphysema. In this case, excess carbon dioxide CO2 builds up and prevents an adequate level of Oxygen to… read more

I Have Stage 3 Copd I Want To Fly From Cali To Nigeria. Im On 24 /7oxygen . Can I Take Oxygen On Plane
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O2 tanks are prohibited on all flights. A portable oxygen concentrator must be FAA approved (most are). You will need to have battery capability for at least two times the duration of your flight… read more

Nebulizer
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I use my nebulizer with oxygen as they do in hospitals,when my oxygen gets low this gives me necessary medication and brings my levels up.dr discorage this but i have only20% lungs that was three years ago,i am still not on oxygen,my levels usually hold at 92,but i cannot walk too far without stopping,ig it was not for nebulizer with oxygen i would have been dead.has anyone else doing this>

A MyCOPDTeam Member

I have oxygen 24/7, do the nebulizer and two inhalers. My breathing is really bad. I walk a little then have to stop.

What Is Oxygen Therapy Really
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I’m again back on oxygen therapy after a month in hospital on a different matter. Whilst in hospital my sats were up and down nurses were forever checking my sats and blood pressure as soon as sats got lower up the oxygen levels went then if sats were ok back down went oxygen levels. It was said not enough oxygen in my blood stream. I have COPD and Asthma along with other ailments I’m puzzled as I thought you got oxygen therapy for your lung disease can any one enlighten me please

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I love Dr Berg ! I’m learning so much from him

Why Do I Saturate At 92 But Can’t Breathe Or Use Supplemental Oxygen?
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A MyCOPDTeam Member

THC is actually a broncodialator if I spelled that right. It opens up your airways

Oxygen Therapy
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What is 02.

A MyCOPDTeam Member

02 is oxygen and usually in tanks and you have a nose canela.