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COPD Support Group

Welcome to this online support group for caregivers, family, friends, and others with an interest in COPD care. Please introduce yourself - Ask for advice - Share your experiences caring for a loved one with COPD. Talk about symptoms, treatment options, side effects, daily life, your tips for others. Vent, laugh, and come back as often as you need to feel less alone.

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What's New Today

3 days ago
roses70 said...
You are doing the right thing. One of the big problems with COPD is the lack of oxygen to the brain, even when they are on oxygen 24/7. Their percep... more
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2 days ago
My husband was diagnosed 20 years ago and I am so afraid we are coming to the end. I'm not sure how to handle this. Somedays I think it will be a re... more
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4 days ago
roses70 said...
Your roommate is going through so much, and they will be going through a lot more. Unless you are willing to go through this with them, contact fami... more
4 days ago
Vculver said...
Thanks for your response. I am the sole caregiver and just recently learned about her condition. My roommate has severed all ties with her family an... more
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4 days ago
Molly Smith said...
If I may ask is he in Hospice because they helped my mom at end stage copd the Dr said when they do not put out but a little bit of urine and stop e... more
4 days ago
roses70 said...
Dear Pink Paradise, This really sounds like the beginning of the end. Please know that you have done the very most that you could. Know that being w... more
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6 days ago
sunnysue said...
I am sorry you feel so frightened. It might help to speak with others. This is my first comment on this sight but I feel for you. I have chronic ... more
6 days ago
scared @ life said...
This is my first time also on here! Right now it is difficult for me to have anyone to talk to I am in a foreign country and I don't have any friend... more
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8 days ago
Slave said...
Welcome to the club!! I have no support and I am dealing with a husband of 30 years with Stage IV COPD. And no one understands what we go thru unl... more
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9 days ago
Slave said...
My husband has stage IV COPD and the nasty seems to go with it. You have no idea how many times I had been talked nasty to. I do alot of praying a... more
9 days ago
evly said...
Thank you for talking to me it is hard when you do not have anybody to talk to. He now has a hospital bed they I.increased his morphine and is taking atavan
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22 days ago
Thanks for a nice welcome.maybe I made amistake
22 days ago
ersahin said...
I must be on the site..I was looking for COPS support group sorry
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26 days ago
roses70 said...
Dear hermit: I know that you are going through a lot right now and I am sending my hugs and Prayers. I am so glad that you are going to see a pulmon... more
24 days ago
bbhermit said...
I use a nebulizer, inhalers, and am now on oxygen therapy as needed. I live in a very rural areal, so hope some kind of Pulmonary Rehab is available nearby. My main goal is to somehow get back to work again. I hope this is possible.
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