I have been diagnosed with a chest infection and suffering from COPD. The doctor is treating me with steroids and antibiotics. I was due to fly to France tomorrow on a long deserved holiday. My Doctor has strongly advised against me flying due to the risk of decompensating in mid air. Has anyone else suffered this but I now can't fly as my insurance is now void.. I'm so sorry disappointed as was really looking forward to the break..
I am only just getting over the flu after 4 weeks, what would normally take me 3 days to get over. With CODP, at times I thought I was a gonner. Hardly any energy to even blow my nose to clear it for oxygen. Any advice for future ?
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've been running a low grade fever for almost three weeks now. The only other symptoms are extreme fatigue and a cough (I pretty much always have a cough). I took a course of antibiotics and a medrol dosepak, no joy there. I avoid the hospital sometimes to my detriment. Any advice. I have more antibiotics and another medrol pak. With my daughter studying for the bar exam a hospitalization would inconvenience everyone and I don't want to be there. Anyone gone through this? Please understand that… read more