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Hello everyone, I am a new member but not new to lung diseases. I was born with bad lungs and have lived all my life short of breath. I have copd, asthma, bronchiactasis,pulmonary fibrosis.im on 2 liters of oxygen 24/7. Its very frustrating for me trying to do day to day activeties but I do the best I can. I joined because I would like to make freinds with others going through the same thing. Others don't understand what we go through or how we feel. Any how looking forward to speaking with...
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PULMONARY WELLNESS & AMERICAN LUNG ASSOCIATION OFFER WEBINAR SERIES FOR PEOPLE WITH LUNG DISEASE (New York City) As part of an effort to reach the hundreds of thousands of people suffering from lung disease, New York City’s Pulmonary Wellness & Rehabilitation Center in conjunction with the Better Breathers Club of the American Lung Association, have launched an online patient education initiative that includes live interactive lectures and town hall style question and answer sessions in an...
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Hi everyone, The practice nurse at my GP practice keeps pressuring me to have the flu vaccine. Last year I was unwell for a week or so after the jab. What is everyone else doing? Have you decided to have the flu jab this year?