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Positive Outcomes – Changed Lives

Positive Outcomes – Changed Lives

At the Lung Institute, we strive to improve the quality of life for our patients. Having a debilitating lung disease is not only a struggle for patients, but also for their families. Our standard is to provide the highest level of quality care with sensitivity, compassion and professionalism. Please spend a few moments browsing our cellular therapy patient…

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Vitamins and COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive form of lung disease ranging from mild to severe. It is characterized by a restriction of airflow into and out of the lungs that makes breathing difficult. The term COPD encompasses emphysema and/or chronic bronchitis. As more people suffer from chronic lung disease and more studies are conducted to find…

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COPD & Over-the-Counter Pain Meds

11 Aug 2015
| Under Disease Education, FAQs, Medical, Related Conditions | Posted by

COPD is a lung disease, and although it doesn’t cause lung pain directly, it can cause chest pain due to factors such as coughing. Pain management can be overlooked for reasons such as a patient’s reluctance to adequately communicate about their pain or due to all-too-common financial constraints on acquiring pain meds.

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Protect Your Lungs from Wildfire Smoke

Protect Your Lungs from Wildfire Smoke Dry conditions all over America increase the risk of wildfire, especially near drought-stricken wilderness areas. For those living in an area susceptible to wildfire, it’s important to stay alert for wildfire warnings and take action before a fire starts to protect themselves from smoke inhalation. Wildfires miles away produce…

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On the Road to Treatment in Pittsburgh, PA

29 Jul 2015
| Under Disease Education, Lung Disease, Media, Medical, Press | Posted by
On the Road to Treatment in Pittsburgh PA

Considering Cellular Therapy for Lung Disease near Philadelphia, PA? About 5-hours by car from Philadelphia, 3-hours from Buffalo and Columbus, and 2 hours from Cleveland, Pittsburgh, PA, offers more than the opportunity for cutting-edge medical treatment. Sure, the Iron City boasts prestigious healthcare facilities, but with its interesting and distinctive history, fine dining, and great places to…

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Six Tips for Keeping Your Lungs Clean

Six Tips for Keeping Your Lungs Clean After a diagnosis of lung disease, quitting smoking is the single most effective thing a person can do to minimize lung damage, and the first of six tips for keeping your lungs clean. The human body demonstrates an amazing ability to promote the healing of itself, and the…

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Places with the Best Air Quality

20 Jul 2015
| Under Disease Education, FAQs, Lung Disease, Medical, Oxygen Levels | Posted by
The Places with the Best Air Quality

Places with the Best Air Quality   The Lung Institute is dedicated to helping people breathe more easily. Whether you suffer from lung disease or not, living in a place with clean air is clearly beneficial, and poor air quality can have a negative impact on your daily life. This is especially true if you…

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COPD in Your 30s, 40s and 50s

Managing COPD in your 30s, 40s and 50s presents ever-increasing challenges. The  National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) states that chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is the third most common cause of death in the U.S. The NHLBI estimates that 12 million Americans have COPD, an additional 12 million suffer undiagnosed, and 120,000 people die…

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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.

Each patient is different. Results may vary.