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- COPD and Allergies: Why Clean Air is Vital for Better Breathing
Allergy season can spell discomfort for those living with COPD. However, understanding a few precautions, it’s possible to protect yourself from allergic reactions and COPD exacerbations. With your health in mind, the Lung Institute is here to dive into COPD and Allergies: Why Clean Air is Vital for Better Breathing.
Lung infection and COPD often go hand-in-hand. Keep reading to learn more about the signs and symptoms of lung infection and COPD here.
COPD and heart problems have many similar symptoms and can be conditions that occur together. Learn the facts about COPD and heart problems as well as your treatment options here.
COPD symptoms like breathlessness cause anxiety for many. Check out our five best relaxation tips to help you breathe easier and manage COPD and anxiety.
Mucus build-up within the airway of those suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and other lung diseases can be a serious concern. Not only can it obstruct breathing, but the build-up of mucus can serve to degrade one’s quality of life. With your health in the mind, the Lung Institute is here to give you a simplified guide on How to Clear the Lungs in 5 Easy Steps.
Frequent shortness of breath can be deeply detrimental to the quality of life of those with lung disease. Making even the most routine tasks like walking up the stairs exhausting, breathlessness can dramatically alter one’s life. With your health in mind, the Lung Institute is here to give an answer to What is Dyspnea, and When Should It Concern You?
People with COPD often notice a connection between COPD and stress. Read on for our simple relaxation tips to prevent flare-ups from COPD and stress here.
Unbeknownst to many who live with COPD, the presence of cold weather can have a significant effect on exacerbating symptoms. To stay healthy during the winter months its best to take the proper precautions. With your health in mind, the Lung Institute is here to give you the information you need on Cold Weather & COPD: Here’s What You Need to Know.
There are other conditions which can cause lung disease, such as rheumatoid arthritis. So, if you’re wondering how rheumatoid arthritis affects lung disease, here’s what you need to know.
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