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Lifetime TV’s “Access Health” Touts Lung Institute’s Stem Cell Therapy

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The Lung Institute got a chance to tell its remarkable story to a national television audience in early November. Lifetime TV’s “Access Health” featured Dr. James St. Louis, Lung Institute senior medical advisor, discussing the innovative stem cell therapy that has helped many people address the progression of their COPD and do more than just…

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Veterans and Lung Disease: Know the Facts

12 Nov 2017
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Veterans and Lung Disease: Know the Facts

With exposure to many allergens, chemicals and pollutants, if you’re a veteran, it’s important to know the facts about veterans and lung disease. Read on for more information.

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A Short History of Veterans’ Lung Disease

11 Nov 2017
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Short History of Veterans Lung Disease

Learn more about veterans’ lung disease in this short history and what’s being done to help veterans fight lung diseases. Keep reading for more information.

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5 Tips to Reduce Chest Tightness from COPD

28 Jun 2017
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Tips to Reduce Chest Tightness from COPD

For those who live with COPD, chest tightness and pain can be a routine occurrence. With your health in mind, the Lung Institute is here to breakdown 5 Tips to Reduce Chest Tightness from COPD and help you restore a bit of relief to your daily life.

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COPD and Allergies: Why Clean Air is Vital for Better Breathing

31 May 2017
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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.

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Lung Infection and COPD: Signs and Symptoms

18 May 2017
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Lung Infection and COPD: What You Can Do

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.

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The Relationship between COPD and Heart Problems

21 Apr 2017
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The Relationship between COPD and Heart Problems

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.

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COPD and Anxiety: 5 Best Relaxation Tips

COPD and Anxiety: 5 Best Relaxation Tips

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.

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How to Clear the Lungs in 5 Easy Steps

24 Mar 2017
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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.

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* All treatments performed at Lung Institute utilize autologous stem cells, meaning those derived from a patient's own body. No fetal or embryonic stem cells are utilized in Lung Institute's procedures. Lung Institute aims to improve patients' quality of life and help them breathe easier through the use of autologous stem cell therapy. To learn more about how stem cells work for lung disease, click here.

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.

Under current FDA guidelines and regulations 1271.10 and 1271.15, the Lung Institute complies with all necessary requirements for operation. The Lung Institute is firmly in accordance with the conditions set by the FDA for exemption status and conducts itself in full accordance with current guidelines. Any individual who accesses Lung Institute's website for information is encouraged to speak with his or her primary physician for treatment suggestions and conclusive evidence. All information on this site should be used for educational and informational use only.

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 stem cell 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.