Can I Receive Cellular Therapy If I Still Smoke?

Can I Receive Cellular Therapy If I Still Smoke?

Lung Health Institute requires all patients to be smoke-free for 30 days or to take a smoking cessation course for a minimum of 2 weeks before they receive cellular therapy. We adhere to this policy because smoking’s dangerous effects on the body can interfere with...
Why Aren’t Doctors Recommending Cellular Therapy?

Why Aren’t Doctors Recommending Cellular Therapy?

Regenerative medicine is a new and changing field within the health care industry. Discoveries in clinical research are expanding the availability of treatment options for people who are suffering from chronic, incurable conditions. Because regenerative medicine is...
The Cost of Cellular Therapy Vs. Traditional Treatments

The Cost of Cellular Therapy Vs. Traditional Treatments

In 2010, the CDC reported that the national health care cost of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) equaled $32.1 billion. That number was projected to rise to $49 billion by 2020. If you suffer from chronic lung disease, you are already familiar with how...
Traveling to Lung Health Institute

Traveling to Lung Health Institute

At Lung Health Institute, 86% of our patients travel to reach one of our 5 clinic locations. If you are traveling, here are a few things to keep in mind for your upcoming trip. Be sure to talk to your doctor before your scheduled appointment date. That way, you can go...
Finding Effective COPD Treatment in Dallas, TX

Finding Effective COPD Treatment in Dallas, TX

Chronic lung diseases can be hard to live with, but there are ways to treat the symptoms of conditions like chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). One place Dallas, Texas, residents can turn for help with chronic lung disease treatment is Lung Health Institute....
Clinic in Nashville, TN, for Lung Disease Patients

Clinic in Nashville, TN, for Lung Disease Patients

Patients living near Nashville, Tennessee, may not know where to turn to find help for chronic lung diseases. However, Lung Health Institute has a clinic in Nashville that can help patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and other chronic lung...
Effective Lung Disease Treatment Here in Tampa, FL

Effective Lung Disease Treatment Here in Tampa, FL

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 16 million Americans have breathing difficulties caused by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). If you have COPD or another chronic lung disease and you live in Tampa, Florida, Lung...
Finding Chronic Lung Disease Treatment in Pittsburgh, PA

Finding Chronic Lung Disease Treatment in Pittsburgh, PA

Patients who have chronic lung diseases can be found across the U.S. This is why such patients need access to treatment clinics that are spread across the country. Lung Health Institute offers a 5-clinic network for chronic lung disease patients, and you can find one...
Where to Find COPD Treatment in Scottsdale, AZ

Where to Find COPD Treatment in Scottsdale, AZ

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic lung condition that affects patients across the U.S. If you live in Scottsdale, Arizona, you may be wondering where you can find effective treatment for COPD and other chronic lung diseases. Well, Lung Health...
Find Chronic Lung Disease Treatment in Nashville, TN

Find Chronic Lung Disease Treatment in Nashville, TN

If you’re a chronic lung disease patient in or near Nashville, Tennessee, you may not know there are any treatment options available nearby. However, Lung Health Institute has a clinic located about 30 minutes from downtown Nashville in Franklin, Tennessee, and our...
Lung Transplant Versus Cellular Therapy

Lung Transplant Versus Cellular Therapy

Chronic lung diseases are progressive, and this means they get worse over time. Lung transplants are a type of surgical procedure that replaces diseased lungs with healthy lungs from a donor. These procedures are typically reserved for patients in the most severe...
Exercise Benefits that Help COPD Patients

Exercise Benefits that Help COPD Patients

Regular exercise is something that almost everyone can benefit from. However, you may not think you can benefit from exercise if you have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), but in fact, COPD patients may get some vital benefits from regular, low-impact...
2 Enjoyable Exercises for Patients with COPD

2 Enjoyable Exercises for Patients with COPD

Exercise can have a variety of benefits. It can help increase blood flow, lead to weight loss and reduce stress. However, if you have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), you may find it hard to convince yourself to exercise. Luckily, there are some fun...
Fish Oil: How It Can Help You Treat COPD

Fish Oil: How It Can Help You Treat COPD

If you’re someone who has been diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), you may have heard that some supplements can benefit your condition. However, you may not know that one of the most important supplements on this list is fish oil. In fact,...
COPD Treatment: A Supplement that Can Help You

COPD Treatment: A Supplement that Can Help You

Patients who are living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) may be able to benefit from many forms of treatment. Traditionally, these include a wide range of prescription medications. However, there are also complementary treatments for COPD you may be...