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Old 08-26-2010, 10:22 AM   #1
finnish girl
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lung cancer cough

my husband has lung cancer. does anyone have any ideas about
controling that cough that sometimes never ends. the night
time is the worst. we try musinex and doctor prescribed cough
meds but they dont always work. he needs to sleep and so do i
as the caregiver,etc.

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Old 09-08-2010, 07:50 AM   #2
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Re: lung cancer cough

I'm in the same situation with my father, he also has 1st stage lung cancer and has this cough that gets out of hand at night, he never had a good nights rest for like a month now and he is very depressed and its making me depressed seeing him like this. Please help, there must be a remedy out there. I just want him to have good nights rest. thanks.

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Old 10-09-2010, 09:34 PM   #3
Helen caruso
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Re: lung cancer cough

oh man im mom has that horriable cough and at night its worse even when she is asleep she coughing bad! she has not got check but her mom dad and her older sister all had lung cancer so i cant help to worry if that is a sign of lung cancer or if its just a smokers cough. shes been smoking since 13!! i wish you all well..hang in there!

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