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People with COPD Show Improvement with Solid Social Support

26 Oct 2017
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Recent research investigated whether having a good social support network makes a difference in whether someone with a lung disease engages in healthy behaviors.

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Autumn Brings Heat Relief but Fall Allergies Await

17 Oct 2017
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Article discusses what to watch for if/when you go outside in the fall. Lots of stuff floating around that could cause breathing problems.

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5 COPD Superfoods to Add to Your Diet

7 Aug 2017
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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.

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COPD and Meal Prep: Ways to Make Mealtime Easier

13 Jul 2017
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COPD and Meal Prep: Ways to Make Mealtime Easier

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.

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COPD Management Plan: Taking Action for Better Health

11 Jul 2017
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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.

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Creating a Pulmonary Fibrosis Diet

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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.

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Developing a Care Plan for COPD

19 Jun 2017
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Developing a Care Plan for COPD

Developing a care plan for COPD is important. Check out these five important elements in developing a care plan for COPD. Read more here.

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Oxygen Therapy at Home: Tips for Safe Use

14 Jun 2017
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Oxygen Therapy at Home: Tips for Safe Use

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.

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How to Keep Your Oxygen Equipment Clean

8 Jun 2017
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How to Keep Your Oxygen Equipment Clean

Check out these tips to help you keep your oxygen equipment clean, so you receive uninterrupted and clean oxygen therapy. Read more here.

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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.

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