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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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1 day ago
Katlizkinley said...
Take care of yourself. Find a counselor for you. I have tried with my husband and as he continues to smoke -drink and ignore his bad health it has... more
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8 days ago
Katlizkinley said...
My deepest sympathy to you .you took good care of him. Bittersweet I'm sure. Prayers to you and your family.
8 days ago
roses70 said...
Dearest Vickynz: I am so very sorry for your loss. Now, his painful journey is over. Please remember that. The next 3 to 4 months for you are going ... more
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5 days ago
sandy kornstein said...
Jerry....I also thought about stem cell treatment....I am in end stage...have been for five years...but now things are getting much worse..only 15 t... more
5 days ago
jerrybiers said...
Hi sandy. Thanks for the infO. Have a nice day. Jerry. B.
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9 days ago
roses70 said...
Dear Margaret, I know how concerned you are. Have they done any of the following tests: 1. Doppler electrocardiogram. 2. The 6 minute walking test. ... more
8 days ago
Wee Scotty said...
Hi thanks for your kind concern. However, the test you suggest do not apply. He has had the 1. echo, 2. too ill for the 6 min walk. 3. Nurse gives h... more
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10 days ago
C Raine said...
Sorry for the typing errors! I am very emotional and my fingers are not cooperating with me!
10 days ago
Katlizkinley said...
First of all my heart hoes out to you and how selfish of your mother to ask not to be put In a facility. I believe you must do what is best for you... more
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11 days ago
RosaR said...
Hello Nonioda, I am sorry to hear of your father's COPD. Thank you for sharing with this online support group. Please let us know how we can support you as you care for your father.
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19 days ago
MrsJimenez210 said...
Hi I am caring for a 62 year old COPD sufferer. My mom. She is not as bad, but we have found great comfort in prayers. I would like to move her to more affordable housing. I am opened to suggestions. Thank you.
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26 days ago
CaringDenise said...
Hi Janet, Thanks for sharing about your dad. I'm sorry to hear that he's in so much pain, and I hope other members of this group will soon join your... more
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25 days ago
SOrrg about your dad,my siste.was a nurse when hsr husband passed withcopd.ahen the pain got unbearable she gave him extra morfin to help him,,plus another drug sorry don,t remenber the name of it,but he went so peace full
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