The official blog of the Lung Institute.
Recent research investigated whether having a good social support network makes a difference in whether someone with a lung disease engages in healthy behaviors.
Article discusses what to watch for if/when you go outside in the fall. Lots of stuff floating around that could cause breathing problems.
The foods that you choose can help to slowly improve your quality of life. Think about food as nutrition that fuels your body. When you choose foods that nourish your body, you provide your body with fuel that helps it to run more efficiently, reducing stress on your organs. Additionally, choosing the right foods helps you to maintain a healthy body weight, which places less stress on your body.
Although it’s harder to eat with COPD, it’s not impossible. Follow these tips for making COPD and meal prep more manageable and enjoyable.
Take an active role in managing your COPD with our COPD management plan that is intended to serve as a guide and help you feel more in control.
A healthy diet may help people with pulmonary fibrosis combat the symptoms. Let’s take a look at some key elements to creating a pulmonary fibrosis diet.
Developing a care plan for COPD is important. Check out these five important elements in developing a care plan for COPD. Read more here.
Oxygen therapy at home can help people with chronic lung diseases maintain healthy oxygen levels. Check out our safety tips for oxygen therapy at home.
Check out these tips to help you keep your oxygen equipment clean, so you receive uninterrupted and clean oxygen therapy. Read more here.