Here's a subject I have not seen yet...Dating. Do you, and how do you explain to someone your condition? Has anyone been in a relationship after being on O2?
Where can I get 50' nasal cannulas? I just bought my home concentrator from Inogen. As opposed to renting one from a company, even w/ insurance, it was too costly so buying my own pays for itself! They supplied some 25' tubings but I need 50'. Have seen on-line a case of 10 for $60. Anyone know of any cheaper?? Thanks!
I never really thought about that till I just now read it.
Does anyone live in Florida? We live in WV where the air quaility is really bad, thinking about moving to Florida where the air quality is beter. I know it is hot and humid but WV is cold and damp. Just wondering id there is a better place to live with COPD.
I've noticed aside from my husband bailing 5years ago (stating he didn't want take care of me anymore and listing things we used to do that I no longer can). But also other close friends and family members.
If they cared, it would seem like they'd want to stay closer. But with some, it seems they're pushing me away. I'm still the same person they once cared about, so what's up with that?
I'm pretty isolated now, and just wondered if anyone else has gin through this.
I am finding it difficult to give up smoking due to the stress I live with on a weekly basis. And I started having panic attacks due to the added stress just before I found out I had emphysema
I have COPD now for little over 3 years. I have many different test done on this.Im on 3 different inhalers now been on since I found out.Right now I think it's getting worse because I can't hardly do nothing without being shortness of breath.Last time I seen the dr I have told him about this and all the things I can't do.Hes telling me my heart sounds good and lungs sound good but yet he says I need to see a regular dr and heart dr
I didn't say nothing back but each time he tells me he's… read more
When you first started on this site did you have trouble understanding it? What was the hardest thing? Like how to do things like post, get intouch with someone pacific, or to go on someone elses page? There are a lot of new members that are having a hard time. We lose alot of members because of this. Do you have any suggestions on what we can do to help new members. My suggestion is that everyone who welcomes a new member to give a crash course on how to do things. What are your thoughts?