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The official blog of the Lung Institute.

What is My Why? Amy Welling

18 Apr 2018
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A featured series where Lung Institute employees tell their stories #WhatIsMyWhy My dad had lung cancer, and he passed away 10 years ago. He was a heavy smoker throughout his life, and being able to help the patients and families who have gone through the same things we did to try to help my dad has…

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Interstitial Lung Disease Patient Sees Better Breathing After Cellular Treatment

17 Apr 2018
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Three months after Barbara’s cellular therapy she noticed she could climb a flight of stairs or walk up to a mile – near impossibilities before her therapy.

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Lung-Healthy Recipe: Berry Almond Smoothie

16 Apr 2018
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  Rich in antioxidant Vitamin E, almonds can help protect lung cells from damage. This quick and easy breakfast recipe contains almond butter and lung-healthy berries and spinach. In addition, the fiber from the chia and flax seeds and the protein powder can help promote healthier lungs and lowered inflammation. Prep time: 10 minutes Servings:…

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Tips for Chronic Bronchitis Treatment at Home

12 Apr 2018
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A type of chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD), chronic bronchitis causes inflammation of the lung’s air passages. It affects two main airways – the trachea (windpipe) and small bronchi (tree-like passages in the lungs). The thin airway linings in these lungs become inflamed, leaking fluids that clog the lungs. This can cause excessive coughing, chest…

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What is My Why? Sara Jones

11 Apr 2018
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I’ve gained a lot of knowledge at Lung Health Institute about cellular treatments that I definitely didn’t have three years ago, and it’s been really awesome to become educated in a field that even physicians don’t have a lot of information about.

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Lung-Healthy Recipe: Greek Yogurt with Walnuts and Raspberries

10 Apr 2018
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Greek Yogurt with Walnuts and Raspberries

Walnuts and berries are a great source of antioxidants to help calm inflammation in the lungs. This sweet and salty treat makes for a filling and healthy breakfast.

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What Causes Fibrosis of the Lungs?

5 Apr 2018
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What causes fibrosis of the lungs

Pulmonary fibrosis is a chronic lung disease that thickens and hardens the lung passageways responsible for carrying oxygen into the bloodstream. It can cause shortness of breath even with minimal activity.

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What is My Why? Tony Garcia

4 Apr 2018
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After his treatment with us, he invited us out sailing and we recorded his testimonial on board. He took us out on his boat and he did everything; all we did was point and shoot and record. You could not tell he was suffering from a lung disease.

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Lung-Healthy Recipes: Chilled Avocado Soup

2 Apr 2018
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Avocado has many benefits for those with chronic lung disease, as it’s rich in vitamins C and K — and heart-healthy monounsaturated fat, which can help prevent heart complications. The almond milk also helps reduce inflammation with antioxidants.   Ingredients 1 large ripe avocado, peeled, pitted and diced ½ c diced peeled seedless cucumber 1…

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* Every patient is given a Patient Satisfaction Survey shortly after treatment. Responses to the 11-question survey are aggregated to determine patient satisfaction with the delivery of treatment.

^ Quality of Life Survey data measured the patient’s self-assessed quality of life and measurable quality of improvement at three months of COPD patients.

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.

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