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Asthma Frustrations - Time to Vent!

We created this space as a judgment-free zone for our community members to openly vent about their frustrations of living with asthma. Some things are not meant to be said on Facebook or other social media platforms so we want to give everyone a chance to speak their mind! How often does your asthma make you angry? If you could say a few things to your asthma, what would they be? Let it all out here!

  1. Stop making so much mucus! My moderate persistent adult asthma is large under control now, except for excess mucus production. I had a CT scan yesterday, reviewed results with pulmonologist in his office this morning ... and everything is fine. The “mystery mucus” is coming solely from my upper right lobe and I sound like a walrus huffing up this stuff and clearing my throat. If anyone has any suggestions, please advise!

    1. ... “clear my throat and swallow” ... that is my life! It’s gotten better the last few days though.


    2. Hi again, otter2154, and thanks for joining in the conversation here again. I understand exactly what you're saying! You did mentioned these symptoms have gotten better for you over the last few days. Is there something you can pinpoint that might account for this improvement?
      Either way, keep up the good work!
      All the best,
      Leon (site moderator asthma.net)

  2. Thank you for this link. I booked-marked it and will read this evening.


    1. Hi again, otter2154, and thanks for acknowledging the information. I do hope you find the material to be helpful in a practical way.
      Warm regards,
      Leon (site moderator asthma.net)

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