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The Lung Institute Treats Their 1000th Patient

4 Aug 2015
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The Lung Institute in Tampa, FL recently treated their 1000th patient using stem cell therapy. The company is excited to continue to grow.

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National Immunization Awareness Month

3 Aug 2015
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Immunization is not something we commonly think about in the midst of the summer heat. Usually it’s the cold bite of winter that makes us all think of vaccines and immunizations. However, this month is National Immunization Awareness Month in the United States.

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World Immunization Week 2015

25 Apr 2015
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World Immunization Week 2015

Closing the Healthcare Gap with Cells Every April, health enthusiasts around the world speak up about the importance of vaccines and preventive care during World Immunization Week. Currently dominating the preventive care dialogue: flu shots. In 1938, the first flu vaccination was created in hopes of protecting United States soldiers during World War II against…

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What 3-D Printing Could Mean for Lung Disease Sufferers

10 Apr 2015
| Under Lung Transplant, Treatments | Posted by | 9 Comments
3-D Printnig could mean for Lung Disease Suffers Lung Institute

National Donate Life Month Each April, the United States celebrates National Donate Life Month (NDLM). For one month, we think of the thousands of individuals patiently waiting for an organ that will change their life forever. Right now, there are nearly 124,000 people in the United States currently waiting for an organ transplant. But the…

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World Health Day 2015

7 Apr 2015
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World Health Day Lung Institute

It would be wrong to say that one day a year the world focuses on health as a major human concern. Each day seems to be one dedicated to building awareness for a certain health condition.  For example, beyond representing World Health Day, this month also hosts Stress Awareness Month, Air Quality Awareness Week, World…

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An Introduction to Vaping

13 Dec 2014
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An Introduction to Vaping Lung Institute

To Vape or Not To Vape vape (verb): to inhale and exhale the vapor produced by an electronic cigarette or similar device. Think about the first time you heard the word vape. Was it just this year that Oxford added it to the dictionary? Was it when you tried to quit smoking for the fifth time?…

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Progression of COPD

7 Nov 2014
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Progression of COPD Lung Institute

Stages of COPD Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive disease, meaning that it continues to worsen as time goes on. For nearly all people who develop COPD the disease is terminal and will be with them for the rest of their life. Although this is a dire prognosis, there are ways to combat…

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Physician Awareness: Cellular Treatments

3 Nov 2014
| Under COPD, Emphysema, Treatments | Posted by | 1 Comment
Physician Awareness: Stem Cell Treatments Lung Institute

Cellular therapy could help people with lung disease breathe easier. For more information, continue reading.

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Improving Lives of Lung Disease Patients

1 May 2014
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Dedicated to improving the live of lung disease patients, May 2014 marks the first anniversary in Tampa for the Lung Institute! In the past year, the Lung Institute has performed over 250 cellular therapies on patients from across the country and the world. Lung Disease Patients Improve Quality of Life In its first year in…

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* Every patient is given a Patient Satisfaction Survey shortly after treatment. Responses to the 11-question survey are aggregated to determine patient satisfaction with the delivery of treatment.

^ Quality of Life Survey data measured the patient’s self-assessed quality of life and measurable quality of improvement at three months of COPD patients.

All claims made regarding the efficacy of Lung Institute's treatments as they pertain to pulmonary conditions are based solely on anecdotal support collected by Lung Institute. Individual conditions, treatment and outcomes may vary and are not necessarily indicative of future results. Testimonial participation is voluntary. Lung Institute does not pay for or script patient testimonials.

As required by Texas state law, the Lung Institute Dallas Clinic has received Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval from MaGil IRB, now Chesapeake IRB, which is fully accredited by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Program (AAHRPP), for research protocols and procedures. The Lung Institute has implemented these IRB approved standards at all of its clinics nationwide. Approval indicates that we follow rigorous standards for ethics, quality, and protections for human research.

Each patient is different. Results may vary.