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COPD Diet: The 5 Best Snacks for People with COPD

19 Sep 2017
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Diet is critical when it comes to managing COPD. In forming a healthy COPD diet, sometimes it’s necessary to snack between meals to make sure you’re getting the appropriate vitamins and nutrients for optimal respiratory function. With your health in mind, the Lung Institute is here to break down the core ingredients of a good COPD Diet: The 5 Best Snacks for People with COPD.

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COPD and Knowing Your Safe Oxygen Levels

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For people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema, pulmonary fibrosis and other chronic lung diseases, keeping a close eye on their blood oxygen level is often part of the daily routine. And, for some people living with COPD and other chronic lung conditions, receiving enough oxygen can be challenging. Every cell, organ and tissue…

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Emphysema Prognosis After Quitting Smoking: What to Expect

Emphysema Prognosis After Quitting Smoking: What to Expect

It’s important to know the facts about emphysema prognosis after quitting smoking. Keep reading to learn more about what to expect when you quit smoking.

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7 Ways to Live Better with COPD

14 Sep 2017
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7 Ways to Live Better with COPD

For those with COPD, life isn’t always easy. As quality of life gradually drops making activities once considered second nature, harder and harder, many with COPD begin looking for anything to improve their lives. Although there are medications and treatments available to relieve symptoms, with your health in mind, the Lung Institute is here to bring you 7 Ways to Live Better with COPD that can you can start today.

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Preparing for COPD and Cold Weather

12 Sep 2017
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Cold temperatures are particularly healthy for anyone, let alone if you have COPD. With your health in mind, the Lung Institute is here to breakdown the process of Preparing for COPD and Cold Weather in order to keep you healthy and breathing clear this Fall and Winter season.

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Apple Cider Vinegar and COPD

10 Sep 2017
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Apple Cider Vinegar and COPD

One of the more talked about natural remedy items is apple cider vinegar. So what is the connection between Apple Cider Vinegar and COPD?

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Sleeping Positions with COPD

9 Sep 2017
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Sleeping Positions with COPD

Find the Escape with COPD. Do you ever wake up in the middle of the night struggling for breath? Does it ever feel like the agonizing pain will never go away? Having a good night’s sleep is vital to maintaining good health. Without sufficient sleep, the body cannot begin to heal itself, which weakens the immune…

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