If you have COPD, how can you keep your symptoms under better control, hopefully decreasing your odds of an exacerbation?
The medical industry is full of letter-based abbreviations designed to make it easier to reference a variety of health conditions and two that sometimes go together are CHF and COPD. What are they and how are they connected?
If you’ve been diagnosed with pulmonary hypertension, you may be wondering what causes this particular condition. Here’s what the experts have to say.
With your lung specifically, two conditions that may pop up as possible causes of your breathing issues include chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and emphysema. What’s the difference?
Coughing, difficulty breathing, wheezing, and tightness in the chest can all be signs that you have asthma. But they could also signal chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
While it’s fairly safe to say that no one likes getting the flu, this particular virus can be extremely problematic to some as WHO explains that these risks are even greater for individuals within “high-risk groups”—which includes those with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD.
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 cellular therapy that has helped many people address the progression of their COPD and do more than just temporarily…
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.
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.
- Breathing Exercises
- Chronic Bronchitis
- Diet and Nutrition
- Disease Education
- In the Home
- Interstitial Lung Disease
- Lung Disease
- Lung Function Tests
- Lung Transplant
- Mental Health
- Oxygen Levels
- Patient Stories
- Product Reviews
- Pulmonary Fibrosis
- Related Conditions