The official blog of the Lung Institute.
With these simple ideas, enjoying the Kentucky Derby with COPD is easy and fun. Check out our ideas here.
To help you feel prepared for your stem cell therapy consultation, we’ve compiled some questions for you to bring with you. Check it out here.
Elevation and Its Effect on Lung Disease can vary significantly. Although high altitudes can have positive long-term benefits on health and longevity, there are many side effects that can negatively effect the human body, particularly for those with lung disease. With your health in mind, the Lung Institute is here to give you the information you need on altitude and what it can mean for those with chronic lung disease.
Having a chronic lung disease can make having an appetite challenging. We’re here to help you with these tips on how to improve appetite.
Check out these fundraising for lung disease treatment tips that have helped some of our patients.
Keep reading to learn more about age related lung function decline versus lung function decline from COPD here.
While staying active can be challenging, it is important to overall health and well-being. Check out these tips for staying active with lung disease.
As if having a lung disease weren’t enough, another issue to be aware of is Common Conditions for People with Lung Disease. Some conditions turn out to be contributing causes of lung disease. Conversely, lung disease can increase the chance of contracting others. While there isn’t a cure for COPD, rheumatoid arthritis or GERD, the symptoms can be managed to make life with these conditions more manageable.