Bill Rotureau replied to the topic Different Types of Fatigue for Patients with PF. in the forum Join the Discussion: Welcome to all PF/IPF Patients 4 years ago
3 years in since diagnosis of IPF. Oxygen 24/7 @ 6lpm. Taking Ofev since diagnosis. Age now 74. Fatigue is my new normal. Better some days, don’t want to move on some. Hurt my back and am almost recovered and that stopped my exercise for the last 3 months. When exercising (3+ miles on a recumbent stationary bike, multiple reps with light hand…[Read more]
Bill Rotureau replied to the topic Your Most Difficult ADLs as a Patient with Pulmonary Fibrosis. in the forum Young Adults Living with Pulmonary Fibrosis (40 & Under) 4 years ago
Toughest thing for me is taking a shower. Can still do it but only every other day. Standing for prolonged periods like cooking, etc., is also draining. Actually, most daily activities that I used to take for granted before going on oxygen 24/7 are now a chore. But, that is my normal (can’t say new as I have been at this for 3 years now).
Bill Rotureau became a registered member 4 years ago
Hello Bill, thank you for joining your pulmonary fibrosis forum. Welcome!