July 2015

From the beginning, we have been dedicated to helping lung disease sufferers breathe easier with stem cell therapy. After two years, the Lung Institute is excited to celebrate treating our 1000th patient. This milestone represents 1,000 courageous patients who have taken charge of their own health. We’re honored to announce our 1000th patient, Martin S. and share his story. It’s a testament to the positive impact of stem cell therapy for many lives. Read more about Marvin’s story.

Helping you breathe easier,

Lung Institute

Salt Therapy and COPD

Salt therapy advocates claim that salt cleanses the respiratory system and speeds up the elimination of toxins. Salt particles penetrate deep into the lungs to treat damaged tissue, which sometimes causes symptoms to subside for up to 12 months following salt therapy.

Six Tips for Keeping your Lungs Clean

Much like muscles, your lungs require a healthy diet and exercise plan to improve their condition and wellness. Pulmonary rehabilitation can help sufferers combat the effects of lung disease by improving breathing, circulation and other essential health factors.

* 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.