I live alone and am finding what little info on medical alert equip could be very helpful, do any of you have one of these systems? If supply the name and what they cover. Have you had to use yours and what kind of response you received. Any info would be helpful-- Have a good day
Last night I took my 2 dogs out to go potty. I've been very careful to do early in the morning and after dark. This week has been bad with the humidity here in Arkansas. I didn't know it had rained, but I was outside no more than a couple of minutes and I got hit hard with the type of nausea that you can't move. I weigh less than I ever have, I'm 5'3, and 2 months ago I weighed 95 lbs. I went back to the dr on Friday and I have put on 9 lbs. And I worked very hard to do that. But last night on… read more
hi guys "n" gals
i have several heath issues which determine my sleep patterns, but what would you say is the best position to sleep in to awake somewhat refreshed in the morning. with sufficient air in the lungs to take your first unsteady step into the day.
answers on a postcard lol
My doctor said that my copd was very bad for someone my age, so he took some blood test and said that I have (Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency) The way he explained it was that I do not have whatever it is in your body that produces enzymes. So I have no enzymes to fight off anything and that is also very hard on my lungs and can also damage the liver. So he is recommending that I take this infusion (shot) once a week for the rest of my life. The name of the infusion is (Prolastin), has anyone… read more
I am Alpha-1 ZZ diagnosed and would like to know if anyone else has been prescribed augmentation therapy once a week. If so, how long have you been doing this,
and have you gotten positive results? Any negative side effects?
Not really a Question..But in researching the Alpha 1 issue I learned about this site and thought I would share if any of you want to participate in this study and find out if you have or do not have a deficiency?
The test is free but does involve becoming part of a study about Alpha 1
I would like to know if you are getting Prolastin treatments. Do you have to pay anything for them? If insurance pays a portion (deductible) which insurance company do you use?
Tryed everything I can think of to queit,gum,patches,e-cigarettes,even had my doctor give me some medication to queit but nothing worked.dose anyone have any ideas?