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For those having trouble finding interesting news affecting those with lung disease, have no fear. Each week, the Lung Institute searches the internet to find the latest lung disease news, so you can focus on your family and health. Man Dies from “Bagpipe Lung” A case study published Monday gave an old lung disease a new…
Learn more about low blood oxygen and how it affects the body here. Keep reading.
After years of smoking, the Marlboro Man developed lung disease and so did many other American people. Did COPD cause the end of the Marlboro Man? Read on to learn more.
Emphysema and chronic bronchitis fall under the category of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). These chronic lung diseases are progressive, meaning they will worsen over time. However, when it comes to emphysema treatment, advancements or new emphysema treatment, options can seem lacking. While there are traditional emphysema treatment options available such as inhalers, medications and…
Most people don’t like to ask for money. Not only can it make one appear vulnerable, but there’s also an inherent fear of rejection, of being told “no”. But a helping hand—even a small one—can go a long way. With your health in mind, the Lung Institute is here to present 5 Tips to Start Fundraising for COPD Treatment Today.
It can be challenging to know all of the chronic bronchitis facts. Read more to learn these facts and about your treatment options.
This Week in Lung Disease News takes a look at some new technology which looks to produce higher resolution images of lung tissue. Find out more.
Emphysema and emphysema fatigue can take a toll on a person’s energy level and state of mind. Check out these tips to fight emphysema fatigue and boost energy levels.
Check out our list on how you could improve blood oxygen levels with these foods.