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    Recently Diagnosed With "mild" Emphysema

    I have smoked for over 46 years and and stopped smoking to get some elective surgery done. The normal post-op work was done including a chest x-ray. The radiologist had a question on the x-ray and requested a ct scan ct scan showed mild emphysema. Needless to say, the elective...
    chiisai1 chiisai1 61-65, F 1 Response Oct 17, 2012

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    Took My Dreams

    When I was told I had copd I was by myself I ask the Doc. what was copd he said your going to die. For a Doc. to just come out and say that. My chin hit the floor. I've never hear of copd. The reason I went to see him in the first pleace I had alot of touble working with  ...
    comotimmys comotimmys 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 1, 2009

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    Crappy

    Today I will cry, My chest hurts today, Today I went to a different doctor I was there for a hour and ahalf. all I wanted to do is to go home. The doctor ask me to wait in that examining  While they made a appointment. No way was I to stay in that room any longer I didn't I...
    comotimmys comotimmys 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 2, 2009

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    Share a Tear

    I can laugh out loud. it doesn't matter. When we cry we try not to let anyone see our tears. we hide, we will say notting is wrong and that we are ok. Here is where you can let all your tears flow. Tell about your day, and feel ok.
    comotimmys comotimmys 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 2, 2009

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    I have copd just been told I have 34% of my air flow from my lungs working , Would like prayers from everyone to help me stop smoking before it kills me .
    Wildman43055 Wildman43055 46-50, M 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    Please, I need advice on how to help my father, who has been dealing with COPD for eight years. Any homeopathic suggestions will greatly appreciated. For starters, I should say...
    jahein137 jahein137 18-21, F 2 Responses May 7

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    On top of the congestive heart failure and all the rest of the **** wrong with me, they are telling me that I now have COPD..As COPD gets worse, one may be short of breath even...
    Bobbyjeanc Bobbyjeanc 61-65, T 1 Response 2 days ago

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    mom passed away this morning at 0132 am. I was there. she opened her eyes, looked at me and shed a tear and then stopped breathing. she had severe COPD and osteoporosis. I miss her...
    Openhonestnudist Openhonestnudist 46-50, M 36 Responses 5 days ago

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