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Hi.  This is my story in a nutshell. I was born in '64.  Uneventful childhood medically, except I had blood in my urine, asthma and allergies. Had hip replacement and in 2006.  Kidneys competely failed in 2007 due to IgA Nephrophy and...
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I began getting extremely sick in July 2014 and had a partial kidney removal due to renal cell carcinoma that is in remission.  Since 2014 I have maybe felt well for 2wks and worked as much as possible since it was a sit down job and I could pro...
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Hi all Im Susan i was diagnosed with COPD when i was 38yrs old,i had the breathing capacity of a 76yr old,I had never heard of COPD before,i had only heard of emphysema but associated it with older men who worked down the mining pits,never thought wo...
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I will make it short health history is long dates back to 1983.diagnosed with motility disorder of esophagus and slow gastric emptying progressed to severe pain in neck and jaw. Degenerative disc disease and degenerative joint disease plus sarcoidosi...
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Asthma, Emphysema, Lung cancer 2001-Lobectomy.Raised in a home full of RadonYears of working with contributors to lung disease~~Fiberglass,Silkscreen chemicals, Heat forming plastics**corrected my diet to only real food. ~More fruit nuts spices berri...

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44 people with COPD have taken the SF36 survey. Mean of COPD is 980 points (27 %). Total score ranges from 0 to 3,600 being 0 the worst and 3,600 the best. Take the SF36 Survey

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