In the wake of COPD

Guilt and doubt

Emotional adaption

Adaption in time and place

The time remaining

Balancing between diminishing ability and increasing restrictions

I am out of breath all the time

Restriction in the manner of living

Restrictions in social relations

Dependence on others

Self-care strategies for managing in everyday life

Preserving the present state of health

Pacing and controlling

Striving for a positive attitude