I Have Emphysema, Pulmonary

Emphysema, Pulmonary anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Emphysema, Pulmonary. You're not alone. 6 People

    My Life With Emphysema

    i am a 26 year old woman and people are always suprised to learn i have emphysema. i was born with this disease. at the age of 6 i had the middle lobe of my right lung removed. i suppose that makes it much easier for me. its all ive known my whole life, i havent had to change...
    lolaslovesterl lolaslovesterl
    26-30, F
    Mar 24, 2011

    Stuck With Emphysema

    i am a 57 year old male who was diagnosed with emphysema one year ago---didn't get it from smoking---got it toxic fumes and chemicals from jobs in shipbuilding and boatyards---didn't know much about the lung disease at the time---trying to collect as much info as i can
    trrtat trrtat
    56-60
    1 Response Mar 31, 2011

    I Just Got Diagnosed With Emphysema 2 Weeks Ago

    I really don't know what to say???   My husband is the only one that know's.  My oldest daughter is 8 month's pregnant, so I don't want to tell her for obvious reasons.  My youngest daughter is not speaking with me.  She has not spoke to me since July...
    gargoil48 gargoil48
    46-50
    Oct 29, 2010
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