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Common COPD Terms: Understanding What They Mean

27 Jul 2017
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Common COPD Terms: Understanding What They Mean

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a common lung disease that affects around 24 million people in the United States. When you’re diagnosed with COPD, your doctor might use terms that are new. To be able to treat your condition, you need to be able to understand the lingo. To help, we have put together…

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Cellular Treatment Therapy: How Does It Work?

1 Sep 2016
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If you’re wondering how cellular therapy works for people with chronic lung diseases, such as COPD, emphysema and pulmonary fibrosis, then keep reading to learn more about cellular therapy and how you can breathe easier.

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Drugs Vs Treatment: Where Cellular Treatment Therapy Stands with the FDA

8 Aug 2016
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Drugs Vs Treatment: Where Cellular Therapy Stands with the FDA

A common question we receive at the Lung Institute is whether cellular therapy is approved by the FDA? The understandable follow-up is often why? The answer is that the need for regulation directly depends on several factors. With your health in mind, the Lung Institute is here to give you a concrete answer to the question of Drugs vs Treatment: Where Cellular Therapy Stands with the FDA?

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Frequently Asked Questions: What Does Cellular Treatment Therapy Do?

2 Aug 2016
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Frequently Asked Questions: What Does Cellular Therapy Do?

One of the most frequently asked questions we receive at the lung institute is simply, “what does cellular therapy do?” Fortunately, in the search for a treatment that does more than lessen their existing symptoms, patients frequently discover cellular therapy. With your health in mind, the Lung Institute is here to give you the simplest answer to the complex question of What Does Cellular Therapy Do?

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Is it Time to Consider Cellular Treatment Therapy?

Do you have a chronic lung disease? Are you wondering if it’s time to consider cellular therapy? Keep reading to learn more.

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5 Things Someone with Lung Disease Wants You to Know

22 Jun 2016
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5 Things Someone with Lung Disease Wants You to Know

Knowing what to say or do when you’re loved one has a chronic lung disease can be challenging. You want to be supportive, but sometimes you might not know the best way to be supportive. Check out the 5 things someone with lung disease wants you to know to learn more.

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Traditional Treatment Options vs. Cellular Treatment Therapy

16 May 2016
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Traditional Treatment Options vs. Cellular Therapy

When you live with a condition such as chronic lung disease, deciding on the best treatment options for you can be frustrating. Several traditional treatment options exist for people with COPD and other chronic lung diseases, and alternative treatments for COPD—such as cellular therapy—are available as well. Here are some considerations for choosing between Traditional Treatment Options vs. Cellular Therapy.

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Fundraising for Lung Disease Treatment

29 Apr 2016
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Check out these fundraising for lung disease treatment tips that have helped some of our patients.

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Insurance and Cellular Therapy: Why Isn’t It Covered?

13 Apr 2016
| Under COPD, FAQs | Posted by | 58 Comments

It’s an important question with a complex answer. However, for your peace of mind, the Lung Institute is here to breakdown the relationship between the insurance industry and cellular therapy, so you can make the best decision possible for your continuing quality of life.

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