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The official blog of the Lung Institute.

Recipes for Lung Detox

4 Sep 2015 | Under Lifestyle Modifications, Lung Disease | Posted by | 19 Comments
Recipes for Lung Detox

A Healthy Diet for Healthy Lungs According to the American Lung Association, the average adult takes 20,000 breaths each day. If you have been diagnosed with lung disease, these breaths will be harder for you, so it is particularly important to eat healthy foods so that your body is nourished and has the energy to…

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How to Use an Incentive Spirometer

How to Use an Incentive Spirometer

Those with lung disease know too well how hard the simple act of breathing can become. The good news is that you can do something to help your body breathe more easily.  Choosing the right foods, exercising and breathing exercises are effective ways to increase lung capacity. Another way to improve lung function is by…

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Planning your Budget-Friendly Trip to Tampa

2 Sep 2015 | Under Medical Tourism | Posted by | 0 Comments
Planning your Budget-Friendly Trip to Tampa

Tampa Bay is a Great Place to Visit Whether you love the outdoors, catching a movie, or trying new foods, you can do it all in Tampa. Tampa is where the Lung Institute started, and our Tampa clinic has helped several with lung diseases like chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) breathe easier. When planning your…

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The Difference Between Obstructive and Restrictive Lung Disease

The Difference Between Obstructive and Restrictive Lung Disease

The Difference Between Obstructive and Restrictive Lung Disease Doctors classify lung disease as either obstructive or restrictive. The term obstructive lung disease includes conditions that hinder a person’s ability to exhale all the air from their lungs. Those with restrictive lung disease experience difficulty fully expanding their lungs. Obstructive and restrictive lung disease share one main symptom–shortness of…

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Nutritional Guidelines for Better Breathing

31 Aug 2015 | Under COPD, Lifestyle Modifications | Posted by | 0 Comments
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When living with a progressive lung disease like COPD, it is important to consider the quality of foods that you put into your body. Your body has to work harder to turn unhealthy foods into energy, so focusing on the right nutrient-rich foods are imperative for better breathing.

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Stem Cells Develop in Pittsburgh

28 Aug 2015 | Under COPD, Lung Disease, Stem Cell Therapy | Posted by | 0 Comments
Stem Cells Develop in Pittsburgh

The medical field has seen many developments over the past decade, and some of the greatest strides have been made in the field of regenerative medicine. The concept that our bodies can be healed through natural processes is not only astounding–it’s life changing. Many cities in particular have opened their doors to this emerging field,…

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Benefits of Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Benefits of Pulmonary Rehab

What can you Gain from Pulmonary Rehab? Next to your skin, your lungs are the largest organs in your body by size, and just like all of your organs, they need to be healthy to perform critical tasks. Your lungs act almost like muscles; they need to be trained through exercise and provided the proper…

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Top 3 Air Quality Vacation Spots

27 Aug 2015 | Under Uncategorized | Posted by | 0 Comments
Top 3 Air Quality Vacation Spots

Top 3 Air Quality Vacation Spots Whether you suffer from lung disease or not, vacationing in places with clean air is clearly beneficial. Some places have cleaner air than others, and here are three locations where you can take a deep breath with pleasure and peace of mind. Santa Fe, New Mexico Population: 188,210 Popular…

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Lung Institute Gives Back

26 Aug 2015 | Under Press | Posted by | 0 Comments
Lung Institute Gives Back

The Lung Institute formed RMS Gives for employees to participate in charitable initiatives at their headquarters in Tampa, Florida. The LI recognizes the importance of serving the community in which we live to make our world a better place.

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