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my mhealth British Lung Foundation

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Keep in touch by email. First name. Email. If you'd like to be kept updated, please enter a valid email address.

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Looking after your mental health British Lung Foundation

Details: In this information we explain why mental health can be affected when you have a lung condition, the different mental health issues you might face and ways you can manage or treat them. We also have information on where you can go for more advice and support. If you have more questions or just want to chat, call our helpline on 03000 030 555.

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App search British Lung Foundation

Details: More certainty about your health. With cVitals, measurement results are sent to your healthcare provider in a safe and secure manner. In that way, an expert always takes a look at your health. ***CE marking Medical device***- Take measurements using a single overview

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Technology for lung health British Lung Foundation

Details: Technology for lung health. Technology can help you manage your lung condition. Let us help you find the right apps and online tools to make your life easier! You can search for an app or read more about how technology can help you in our guide. Search apps …

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Physical signs of the end of life British Lung Foundation

Details: Your health care professional can also prescribe ‘just in case’ medicines to keep at home. These are generally injectable medications a community nurse will give you if needed for symptoms like pain or breathlessness, where oral medications aren’t the best choice. Sometimes it can be difficult to access medicines quickly at night or weekends.

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COVID Symptom Study British Lung Foundation

Details: Share your health information. You will be asked to share some general information, such as your age and some health information, such as whether you have certain diseases. Tracking your symptoms. We will ask you every day to let us know how you feel, so you can share your symptoms.

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Technology guide British Lung Foundation

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Keep in touch by email. First name. Email. If you'd like to be kept updated, please enter a valid email address.

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Will my medications affect my sex life

Details: Consult your health care professional too if you’re thinking of taking Viagra or any other drug to treat erectile dysfunction. Using a steroid inhaler or taking steroids through a nebuliser can cause oral thrush, a type of infection in the mouth. This might make you feel less inclined to have sex or be intimate.

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NHS App British Lung Foundation

Details: The NHS App is the first national app from the NHS for all patients in England aged 13 and over. Key features. ------------. Use the NHS App to: • check your symptoms - find reliable NHS information on hundreds of conditions and treatments and get immediate advice. • book appointments - search for, book and cancel appointments at your GP

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Breathing problems to look out for in children British

Details: Health care professionals may treat a temperature to see if the pulse and breathing are slower without the fever. Drowsiness. If your child has a high temperature (fever) they may also be drowsy or confused. Children with a temperature often lack interest or are more sleepy or irritable than usual. They usually improve after taking children’s

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When will I feel better after quitting smoking

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Download our stop smoking information (230KB, PDF) Last medically reviewed: February 2019.

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About the lungs British Lung Foundation

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Last medically reviewed: February 2021. Due for review: February 2024. This information uses the best available medical evidence and was produced with the support of people living with lung conditions.

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Zephyr Guide British Lung Foundation

Details: • Inhalers can be difficult to use, and this can mean poorer health, risk of flare-ups and visits to hospital. • A good technique can help easier breathing, improved health and better quality of life. Good training means good technique • This guide will remind you what your doctor, nurse or pharmacist told you.

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Looking after your lungs in hot weather British Lung

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Last medically reviewed: May 2021. Due for review: May 2024. This information uses the best available medical evidence and was produced with the support of people living with lung conditions.

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Eating well with a lung condition British Lung Foundation

Details: Mon-Fri - 9am-5pm. Call our HELPLINE on 03000 030 555. Asthma UK and British Lung Foundation Partnership is a company limited by guarantee 01863614 (England and Wales). VAT number 648 8121 18. Registered charity in England and Wales (326730), Scotland (SC038415) and the Isle of Man (1177).

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Data Tracker Taskforce for Lung Health

Details: Lung health data tracker. Facts and figures to track the progress of our nation’s lung health. The lung health data tracker is a ground-breaking project providing statistical evidence on the nation’s lung health.

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Why is smoking bad for me

Details: Smoking cigars or pipes is also bad for your health. Shisha smoking, also called hookah or waterpipe, also contains tobacco. The smoke goes through water, but contains the same dangerous chemicals and is just as harmful as normal cigarette smoke. Smokeless or chewed tobacco. Smokeless or chewed tobacco is used by south Asian communities.

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What is breathlessness

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Download our breathlessness information (PDF, 582KB) Last medically reviewed: November 2020.

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Managing my COPD British Lung Foundation

Details: Talk to your health care professional if that doesn’t help. Ask for help if you need it: ask your health care professional about ways you can adapt your home to help you move around more easily. An occupational therapist and your local council can help you with this. Be aware of your symptoms: if your ankles swell, tell your health care

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Singing makes me feel better British Lung Foundation

Details: The most important thing is improving our health – but we don’t sound too bad either! We look forward to it. There’s a long way to go, but we all enjoy it. The singing and the socialising have both helped our health. There’s a camaraderie, and it brings back memories of songs I’d forgotten.

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COPD Support British Lung Foundation

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Keep in touch by email. First name. Email. If you'd like to be kept updated, please enter a valid email address.

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Sleep Disorders And Problems British Lung Foundation

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Keep in touch by email. First name. Email. If you'd like to be kept updated, please enter a valid email address.

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If you have symptoms of coronavirus British Lung Foundation

Details: If you are affected in this way, talk to your health care professional. It is important to try to tell the difference between symptoms, such as feeling short of breath and cough that are part of your recovery from COVID-19, and symptoms of your long-term lung condition.

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Emphysema British Lung Foundation

Details: Emphysema is a lung condition that causes breathing difficulties. This and chronic (or long-term) bronchitis are the two main components of COPD. If you have emphysema, the walls of the air sacs in your lungs are damaged. Healthy lungs are made up of millions of tiny air sacs (alveoli) with elastic walls. This is where oxygen is taken into the

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We need a clean air healthy recovery British Lung Foundation

Details: The government must urgently commit to – at the very least – reaching the World Health Organization (WHO) guideline levels for PM2.5, by 2030 at the latest. Time for action for a healthy recovery COVID-19 has shown how important it is for the nation to have resilient lungs.

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Leaflets and booklets for health care professionals

Details: Asthma UK and British Lung Foundation Partnership is a company limited by guarantee 01863614 (England and Wales). VAT number 648 8121 18. Registered charity in England and Wales (326730), Scotland (SC038415) and the Isle of Man (1177).

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My Asthma App British Lung Foundation

Details: With your health professional you can create a digital version of your customised Action plan, complete with all the steps and information personalised just for you. When you need to let someone know about your asthma or what to do when your symptoms worsen, you can send them a copy directly from the app. First Aid information

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Help and support British Lung Foundation

Details: Walking groups are an enjoyable, social way to become active. There are free group health walks across the UK which are aimed at supporting people to become active. England . Walking for Health 020 7339 8541. Northern Ireland. Walk NI 028 9030 3930. Scotland . Paths for All 01786 641851. Wales . Let’s Walk Cymru 02920 644308

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9 things people with lung disease want you to know

Details: Ann wants to help you understand lung disease better. Lung disease is scary, and for those of us living with a lung condition - such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), mesothelioma or many others - it changes our life forever.. But because we don't always look ill, it's difficult for those around us to know what we're going through.

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Eating a healthy diet British Lung Foundation

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Download our eating …

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What activities could I do

Details: Your health care professional may know about suitable walking groups in your area. We also have information about walking programmes in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Local facilities: Local authorities, gyms, community halls and schools offer chances to use their facilities or try out activities like swimming, yoga, tai chi

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The latest on e-cigarettes British Lung Foundation

Details: Often when we talk about risks to health, it can be confusing as to what types of advice to follow. There is so much information available on the best way to look after ourselves in the digital age. Sometimes, people can be left bewildered about which products are beneficial to our health and which are harmful. Take e-cigarettes, for example.

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Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) British Lung Foundation

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Download our LAM information (PDF, 125KB) Last medically reviewed: November 2019. Due for review: September 2022.

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Time to tackle lung health inequalities — The British Lung

Details: Time to tackle lung health inequalities. Sarah Woolnough, CEO of Asthma UK and the British Lung Foundation, has written to government urging them to do more to address lung health inequalities. Here she explains why this is so important. Over the past year, with the impact of COVID-19 dominating our lives, we’ve seen more than ever how vital

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How does passive smoking affect children's lungs

Details: Because of this, some health professionals advise pregnant women to give up vaping. But vaping is much safer for unborn babies than smoking. If vaping is the only way for you to quit smoking, it is better to vape than to smoke tobacco during pregnancy. Tips for giving up smoking.

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Diesel cars are damaging our lungs British Lung Foundation

Details: The increase in diesel cars on the road is devastating for our lung health. For more than a decade, motorists were encouraged to buy diesel cars. You may have been one of them, along with your friends, family and colleagues. These cars had cheaper taxes, and for years, the fact that they produce less carbon dioxide made them seem

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Singing for lung health

Details: Singing for lung health Music making and other creative activities can make you feel healthier and more positive. There’s increasing evidence that singing regularly as part of a group is good for your general health and wellbeing. It seems to be especially good at improving your quality of life if …

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I’m putting on too much weight British Lung Foundation

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Download our eating well PDF (1.6MB) Last medically reviewed: June 2020. Due for review: June 2023.

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The Asthma UK and British Lung Foundation Parnership

Details: The Partnership builds on earlier joint working that has led to real and significant improvements in outcomes for people affected by lung disease. The Taskforce for Lung Health is an example of successful collaboration. Both the British Lung Foundation and Asthma UK will retain individual identities.

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What are the symptoms of sarcoidosis

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Download our sarcoidosis information (148KB, PDF) Last medically reviewed: January 2020. Due for review: January 2023.

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Why am I short of breath

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Download our breathlessness information (PDF, 582KB) Last medically reviewed: November 2020.

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Sleep Apnea Treatment British Lung Foundation

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Keep in touch by email. First name. Email. If you'd like to be kept updated, please enter a valid email address.

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What is home oxygen therapy

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Last medically reviewed: February 2021. Due for review: February 2024. This information uses the best available medical evidence and was produced with the support of people living with lung conditions.

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Get the most out of your phone or video appointment — The

Details: Your health care professional is likely to try to ring you back. Finally: be honest with your health care professional about whether having phone or video appointments is working for you. Although we have reduced the number of face-to-face appointments we are offering at the moment, we do offer them to people if they are needed or preferred.

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Treatment for pulmonary fibrosis British Lung Foundation

Details: If you have health concerns or need clinical advice, call our helpline on 03000 030 555 between 9am and 5pm on a weekday or email them. Download this information (PDF, 403KB) > Last medically reviewed: August 2019. Due for review: August 2022.

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