The official blog of the Lung Institute.
If you’re a caregiver for someone with COPD, finding the right support group for yourself can help you take better care of your loved one.
For some people living with chronic health conditions, having a service dog help them is valuable to their independence.
For those suffering from low blood oxygen levels due to lung disease, every little bit counts. Try some of these steps.
Even though COPD affects everyone differently, knowing some of the COPD basics is helpful. Check out our COPD spotlight to gain more knowledge on this chronic lung disease.
Lung Transplant Survival Rates for One Month, One Year, and Three Years
With so many delicious foods available, it can be difficult to eat in moderation. Whether you step up to the buffet with gusto or guilt, we can all benefit from a few strategies to avoid overeating.
It’s up to you to express your wishes. Sometimes, out of concern for your feelings, your family or loved ones might be reluctant to raise the issue of further care for you. If you’ve been diagnosed with a progressive lung disease, and are looking for a treatment option that goes beyond supplemental oxygen and medication, the Lung Institute might be able to help.
November is COPD Awareness Month, and World COPD Day is November 18, 2015. COPD is more common than you might think. How well do you know COPD?