I often have severe tightness below my ribs (more pressure than pain). It is sometimes oppressive and causes me to walk leaning forward. My doctors shrug their shoulders and have no answers.
This article took a lot of thought. I have other health issues aside from COPD, and one compounds the other. Sometimes it’s difficult to tell what’s causing what. My husband and I... READ MORE
Some people with COPD experience depression. (1) But it’s often undiagnosed and untreated in the COPD Community. With a proper diagnosis and treatment, it’s completely manageable, and possibly even reversible. Here’s what... READ MORE
Recently, Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced that their new COPD treatment, Lonhala Magnair (glycopyrrolate) Inhalation Solution, has received approval from the U.S. FDA (Food and Drug Administration). Lonhala Magnair is a nebulized long-acting... READ MORE
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Hi everyone. I was diagnosed with COPD very recently. I have spent a lot of time trying to ignore it. Now I’m ready to do more about it. It scares I have... READ MORE
I don’t think there are many people who get excited to become admitted into the hospital, I know I don’t. When allergy season comes into play, we might find ourselves going to... READ MORE
I didn’t realise I was suffering from this condition for a long time. I had what one could describe as a bit of a bad time of it!!! For a long while... READ MORE