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E-Cig Flavors Can Cause Lung Stress

26 Jun 2015
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E-Cig Flavors Can Cause Lung Stress

Are E-Cigarettes a Healthy Choice? Many ex-smokers have found that e-cigarettes are a healthier alternative to traditional cigarettes because they eliminate smoke from being inhaled into the lungs. There are, however, several things to be aware of if you decide to smoke e-cigarettes. While they might be better than smoking traditional cigarettes, e-cigarettes can still…

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Three Tips for Enjoying Theme Parks

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Three Tips for Enjoying Theme Parks

Experiencing the Magic of Amusement Parks “Congratulations! You’ve just received cellular therapy from the Lung Institute. Where are you going to go?” “I’m going to Disney World!” Summer is a chance to spend hours outside with your children and grandchildren, but unfortunately for the millions of people suffering from chronic lung diseases like chronic obstructive…

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COPD Around the World

25 Jun 2015
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COPD Around the World

What is COPD? Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease that ranges from mild to severe, or stage one to four, stage four being the most developed. COPD is characterized by a restriction of airflow into and out of the lungs, making breathing difficult. It is actually an umbrella term for diseases…

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Playing Topgolf with Lung Disease

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Playing Topgolf with Lung Disease

Alternative to Traditional Golf Many lung disease sufferers love golf but have a difficult time playing as their condition progresses. For the golf lovers out there, or even those who are just looking for a new hobby, Topgolf might be the perfect pastime. It’s a fun activity for all ages and, unlike regular golf, is…

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Breathe Easier with Yoga

24 Jun 2015
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Incorporating Yoga into your Life Being able to find a balance in life is difficult. It is even more difficult for people with COPD. Having COPD causes troubles with not only breathing, but also being able to control your emotional wellbeing. Yoga can help sufferers of chronic lung diseases like COPD and pulmonary fibrosis find…

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Cellular Treatment Therapy Fundraising Ideas

2 Jun 2015
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Steam Sell Therapy Fundraising Lung Institute

The ability to raise funds for cellular therapy is more within reach than you might think. While reaching out to resources such as Help Hope Live can be essential on your journey to breathing easier, there are other out-of-the-box fundraising opportunities that can help you reach your end goal. Creative Fundraising Ideas Auctions – Ask…

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National Senior Health and Fitness Day 2015

27 May 2015
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Senior Health and Fitness Lung Institute

“If You Keep Moving…You’ll Keep Improving!” On Wednesday, May 27, 2015, we celebrate the 22nd annual National Senior Health & Fitness Day. Every year, the common goal for this day is to help keep older Americans healthy and fit. Always set for the last Wednesday in May, National Senior Health & Fitness Day is the…

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The Connection Between COPD and Hypertension

21 May 2015
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COPD and Hypertension Lung Institute

Over 50 million United States residents have hypertension, also known as high blood pressure. Out of those 50 million people, approximately 12.7 million were found to also have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) based on a 2011 study. Many don’t realize that chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and hypertension are two closely related health issues. These…

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Dealing with Depression and COPD

19 May 2015
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Mental Health Lung Institute

It’s estimated that almost 40 percent of people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) suffer from depression. COPD causes a lot of changes to your body. Breathlessness, weight loss, sleeping issues, eating problems and extreme fatigue are just some of the physical changes that you may experience over the course of the disease. Many of…

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