Monthly Archives: November 2016

COPD Patient Survey

COPD Support Ireland has commissioned research and is being conducted with Fresh Perspectives Market Research.   This research aims to explore the impact that COPD has on the lives of patients and we value your input.   All information we gather is treated confidentially and we will not be asking for your name or any other way…

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Tuesday 22nd November and Wednesday 23rd November 10am to 4pm in the Hospital Foyer Sligo University Hospital respiratory staff are holding an information day with free spirometry testing, So, if you are a current or ex-smoker, are over age 40, and you have symptoms like a chronic cough, bringing up phlegm, and breathlessness, it’s time…

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Free Spirometry Testing

If you have any of the following symptoms you should consider getting yourself checked for COPD: Breathlessness on exertion Persistent Cough with phlegm Chest infections that are harder to treat Free breath test (spirometry) at one of the following locations. Galway Galway University Hospital Foyer on 16th November from 10.30 to 2.30pm Athlone: Sheraton Hotel…

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Get Winter Ready

COPD Support Ireland encourages you to be winter ready and make sure to get the flu vaccination.  Listen to our radio advert This advert was supported by Novartis