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Exercise and bronchitis.

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Nov 2015
1:21pm, 1 Nov 2015
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Lyra OK
Hello! Quick question as I'm not longer sure how hard and fast this rule is.

Is exercise with bronchitis an absolute no no? Or is light cycling or similar okay?

Thanks in advance for any guidance.
Nov 2015
2:06pm, 1 Nov 2015
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Doctor K
Having had it I wouldn't
Nov 2015
2:10pm, 1 Nov 2015
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HellsBells
Not ideal Lyra, I'd really hold off til you're better
Lovely to see you though :-)
Nov 2015
2:13pm, 1 Nov 2015
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Lyra OK
Thanks, both! Actually, I am fine and dandy, but a buddy of mine isn't. I'll advise them to hold off until all better :)
Nov 2015
5:40pm, 1 Nov 2015
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Surrey Phil
Thankfully, I've only had three chest infections although one did lead to pneumonia.

On one occasion, I thought I had got over the symptoms and began training again. This led to a strain on a heart muscle which was very worrying for me. In short, definately do not exercise while symptoms are evident. Give it a few extra weeks and then only do some light exercise at first.

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