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Roxlyn

Littleton, Colorado
Worked at YMCA's - Darien Connecticut and Littleton CO (Aquatic Director)Studied Elementary Education & psych-soc minor at University of Delaware Married ... From Littleton, Colorado . Lived in NJ, 2 yrs-Chile,S.Am., CT, VT and Colorado.  Never in sport events while young,... Full Bio
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My favorite articles Oxyview's latest article. by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Oxyview's latest article.   By John R. Goodman BS RRT  Their link to his articles- learn about everything you need to know while using oxygen, history, how to cope, w ... Read on »
April 14 2014 cookbook for the lung challenged - COPD plus by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema What is COPD and What Difference Can Nutrition Make? . Save Your Breath: A Guide to Eating Well for People With COPD . There is a lot of information av ... Read on »
THE PULMONARY MAGAZINE- BETTER THAN EVER - LINK by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema WOW , I just received a note from Celeste Belyea of the Pulmonary paper,  . www.pulmonarypaper.org/newsletters/2014/sample.pdf .  this issue is especially good, ... Read on »
April 9 2014 As a lung patient it's Time to do YOUR part, take responsibility- at least try. by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Take charge of your COPD, read & learn more- of what and how to do it.  Is your oxygen provider not sending you what you need?  Call your doctor to have him write ... Read on »
April 6 2014 SAVE THE DATE= VENDORS AND LUNG PATIENTS by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Vendors - COME EXHIBIT WITH US! At the Dr. Thomas L Petty Moving Mountains Lung Health Conference Denver, COLORADO . Patient's save the date too - see photos of past ... Read on »
Feb 19 2014 Life like an engine gets a 'jump restart' by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Life like an engine gets a 'jump restart' with the use of supplemental oxygen... yea!  . Life isn't over when you use O2, -your life just gets better for many reasons ... Read on »
Prescribed Oxygen? Life is NOT over, it is just beginning to improve! by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Prescribed Oxygen?   Life is NOT over, it is just beginning to improve!  This is MY Anniversary- celebrate breathing! .  Eleven years ago yesterday, yes, Feb 14, on V ... Read on »
Help support us with your name added to our team- TIME is near for our 1098 steps up up and up by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema "Altitude with Attitude & O2"  Team Page URL: http://action.lung.org/site/TR/Climb/ALASW_Southwest?team_id=80383&pg=team&fr_id . Time to start practice stair cli ... Read on »
October 27 2013 Living with COPD & How to Shit in the Woods by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema To my blog friends.. blog INDEX- http://www.wellsphere.com/roxlyn-profile/92052 This day I am taking time away from my usual lung topic and its challenges -  (WELL, ... Read on »
Oct 20 2013 Waiting game? of Transplant- Dawn Lucas-WHAT a Story! by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living The Caring Bridge site of Dawn Lucas (with her permission). What a Story!  http://www.caringbridge.org/visit/dawnlucas/mystory   This will give anyone, especially the lung cha ... Read on »
Oct 10 2013 ALTITUDE with ATTITUDE & O2 by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema " Altitude with Attitude & O2."             Each year American Lung Association has a fund raiser "CLIMBING FOR AIR" in many States.  Next February I will climb th ... Read on »
sept 12 '13 -Helping Patients Discover the Benefits of Exercise- Coming of Age Exercise-AARC Times by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema     Reprinted with permission from AARC Times, © 2013 Daedalus Enterprises, Inc., a publication of the American Association for Respiratory Care, Irving, TX,  http://www. ... Read on »
COPD ORANGE PHOTO contest, vote or join in the fun by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema  COPD color is ORANGE...  it keeps me rocking along with my exercise while on oxygen, note the shoelace bow is holding my transtracheal tube direct in to my tr ... Read on »
July 27 2013 Understanding Oxygen therapy & NHOPA by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema I have been volunteer working hard with NHOPA for a few years.   Education is a large part of our effort. We have updated and released in January 2013 our excellent handbook, ... Read on »
June 30 2013 Where in the world do you want to go? using O2 by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema   Take a cruise, where in the world do you want to go? you can do it ... using oxygen.   the MAIN sea puffer site is closed right now while changes are being made, bu ... Read on »
June 29 2013 A PARTIAL NEWSLETTER of The Villages in Florida by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema   A PARTIAL NEWSLETTER of The Villages in Florida A C.O.P.D. SUPPORT GROUP FOR PEOPLE WITH BREATHING PROBLEMS AND THEIR CAREGIVERS     Nick Jones, President ... Read on »
June 22 2013 Stadium Stampede - last of the lung challenged???? by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Stadium Stampede - Saturday - June 22,   2013 At Sports Authority Mile High stadium in Denver  COThe St Joseph Foundation had a special fund raiser at the Stadium Stampede.   ... Read on »
June 13 -a recap of Denver's May Colfax Half Marathon by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema      Looking alive almost peppy ready to start, kind of dreading and wondering if I will be able to complete 13.1 miles...then compare to the end picture, in that ... Read on »
June 11 2012 Kandy disproves Dr's predictions of life expectency... by half century and still... by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema -Kandy disproves Dr's predictions of life expectency... by half century plus, and still moving and breathing. Subject: my life with asthma no way to end stag ... Read on »
mAY 19, 2013 CHOOSE YOUR GOAL. IMPROVE YOUR QUALITY OF LIFE by Roxlyn Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema CHOOSE YOUR GOAL. IMPROVE YOUR QUALITY OF LIFE It IS possible to walk far - using supplemental oxygen, if that is your goal.  Your "personal marathon" could be 4 hours o ... Read on »