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H E L P !!! Allergy chart levels/advice

sunshinemc3
  • By sunshinemc3 · Posted April 12, 2014
  • Discussion in Newly diagnosed with asthma or allergies · 2 replies
  • Hi My step son has been around our 2 cats for 5 years, his mother has been trying to figure out a way to keep the existing visitation with the child and father for many years. (She has asked the father ...

Exercise and Pulmonary Disease

BreathingBody
  • By BreathingBody · Posted April 6, 2014
  • Journal · 5 replies
  • Hello Inspire Friends Here's a note about another free webinar coming up soon. I think this topic will be a great one. The title is "Move it!Move It! Exercise and Pulmonary Disease" and it's scheduled ...

What I wrote him

SurroundingHope
  • By SurroundingHope · Posted March 28, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • The day I became yours you became mine. Forever we will be together, through hell and back again, we will figure out any challenge. I gave you my heart the night we met and the more we talked the more ...

"Pulmonary Medications" - On-Line Q & A - TODAY!

BreathingBody
  • By BreathingBody · Posted March 26, 2014
  • Journal · 2 replies
  • TODAY- Wednesday March 26th there is an on-line Question and Answer Session about Pulmonary Medications. 7:30-8:30pm It is a follow up on last week's presentation by Dr. Noah Greenspan. Today he will ...

Non-allergic asthma issues

pljohns
  • By pljohns · Posted March 23, 2014
  • Discussion in Asthma · 5 replies
  • Hi-I'm new to the group and would really love some input. I have adult onset, severe, uncontrolled, non-allergic asthma. I had allergic reactions to all of the new "go to" asthma meds (dulera, advair ...

Mastocytosis ruled out by Tryptase???

bcmp1298
  • By bcmp1298 · Posted March 23, 2014
  • Discussion in Newly diagnosed with asthma or allergies · 1 reply
  • Hi guys...I have been undergoing tests over the past few months to determine why I have had bad allergic reactions to stress and working out (Anaphylactic Shock twice. I was diagnosed with Exercise Induced ...

Mast Cell Activation Disorder and allergy shots

bookartist
  • By bookartist · Posted March 23, 2014
  • Discussion in Food and drug allergies · 3 replies
  • My allergist thinks I have Mast Cell Activation Disorder based on my symptoms along with eosinophilic colitis and food and environmental allergies. She wants me to start allergy shots but I've heard that ...

What he wrote to me

SurroundingHope
  • By SurroundingHope · Posted March 22, 2014
  • Journal · 10 replies
  • Babe I love you and always will. I love the way you look at me with those beautiful eyes; the way they radiant just blows me away. You make me want to do the best in everything. The way I feel when I ...

Sulfa Drug Allergy

screamingribs
  • By screamingribs · Posted March 21, 2014
  • Journal · 11 replies
  • I am allergic to Bactrim, Sulfamide antibiotics and HTCZ, a non antibiotic Sulfamide drug. The HTCZ triggered a connective tissue inflammatory flare and I have been inflamed from brain, eyes, sinuses ...

Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • We just finished a brand new special report, “Experts by experience 2014: A compilation of patients’ stories”, in partnership with the Stanford University School of Medicine. It is a 31-page collection ...

Next Free Webinar on Pulmonary Wellness Tomorrow - Wednesday March 19th

BreathingBody
  • By BreathingBody · Posted March 18, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • Just a little note that the next Ultimate Pulmonary Wellness Webinar with Dr. Noah Greenspan is tomorrow - Wednesday March 19th at 6:00 EST It is on Maximizing Your Pulmonary Medications and you can register ...

Hitting a milestone -- 5,000 photos posted already

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 18, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, communications director, Inspire 3/18/14 Dear members, I'm writing to let you know that in a little more than a month, members here have posted more than 5,000 photos. Congratulations ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 14, 2014
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients ...

Leg or Foot Massage Devices???

Duvie
  • By Duvie · Posted March 11, 2014
  • Journal · 57 replies
  • Wondering if anyone uses a massage device and how well it works. Jo and I sometimes suffer with our legs wanting to cramp up. Jo even has problems with her left arm occasionally. If anyone can give us ...

March 19th Free Webinar on Pulmonary Medications

BreathingBody
  • By BreathingBody · Posted March 11, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • I just wanted to mention another free webinar coming up this month with Noah Greenspan on Pulmonary Wellness and Medications. It will be on March 19th, Wednesday evening at 6:00 pm. It's called "Maximizing ...

Patients worried about high co-insurance to pay for specialty drugs

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 10, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 3/10/14 Dear members A healthcare journalist with the Associated Press (AP) contacted us today seeking to interview someone for an article she's researching ...

How Wellapets - out now for iOS and Android - can help kids manage asthma!

LifeGuard_for_kids
  • By LifeGuard_for_kids · Posted March 10, 2014
  • Discussion in Asthma · 0 replies
  • Dear AAFA Community, Just last week, Wellapets - asthma education virtual pets - launched on the App Store, Google Play and Amazon Appstore! We've been hard at work with input from kids and pediatricians ...

Enjoying Every Moment

SurroundingHope
  • By SurroundingHope · Posted March 8, 2014
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • Over the years I have survived. All forms of abuse from my family, cops that wouldnt help, school wouldnt help, and friends couldnt do anything. Abandonment, Abuse, Neglect, and so much more. When I turned ...

Comatosing on eating daily ??

julieshrive
  • By julieshrive · Posted March 7, 2014
  • Journal · 1 reply
  • Could this be related to cardiac fibrillation & sleep apnea My cardiac arrest was due to poor pumping of oxygen.Now wearing a mask at night but not it is affecting the comotosing on eating ...

alcohol intolerance

forebenz
  • By forebenz · Posted March 6, 2014
  • Discussion in Skin and eye allergies · 1 reply
  • Just wondering if anyone has experience w/ alcohol intolerance issues? My son who's in college gets red rings, raccoon eyes immediately upon drinking any kind of alcohol. He's also always had issues w ...

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