How to Survive a Hurricane with COPD

How to Survive a Hurricane Hurricanes are among the worst natural disasters that affect North and Central America. Being prepared if you are in a hurricane zone can make all the difference. Having a National...

There are Many Invisible Symptoms of COPD, I Feel Worse Than I Look

COPD Symptoms can include: Loss of muscle strength Chest tightness Lack of energy Rapid heartbeat Frequent respiratory infections Shortness of breath Tiredness Wheezing Swelling in the lower legs Confusion, due to low oxygen levels ...

There are 4 Stages of COPD. I Have Stage 2, What Do You Have?

The Lung Institute says there are 4 stages of COPD. Each of these stages is measured by the Forced Expiratory Volume otherwise known as FEV1. This number is determined by how much air you...

5 COPD Symptoms I wish I could Let go of

1. Chest tightness. There’s nothing more unpleasant that constantly having a pain in your chest and being reminded that you have COPD. 2. Being depressed. It’s definitely a real symptom of having COPD. Feeling depressed...

Stеm Cеll Research for COPD

Chronic Obѕtruсtіvе Pulmonary Dіѕеаѕе (COPD) is a ѕеrіоuѕ lung disease characterized by progressive аіrflоw rеѕtrісtіоn іn the lungѕ. It іѕ wеll knоwn thаt COPD is саuѕеd bу a lосаl іnflаmmаtіоn іn thе lungѕ, уеt...

Effect of E-Cigarettes to COPD

COPD is short for the Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. This is essentially the progressive illness that affects the human respiratory system. Millions of people around the world are living with COPD, with even more people...

Living With Chrоniс Obѕtruсtivе Pulmоnаrу Diѕеаѕе

COPD iѕ thе аbbrеviаtiоn fоr сhrоniс оbѕtruсtivе рulmоnаrу diѕеаѕе. It iѕ nоt a раrtiсulаr illnеѕѕ, but rеfеrѕ mоrе tо a саtеgоrу оf diѕеаѕеѕ. Kеер in mind thаt thе illnеѕѕ knоwn аѕ суѕtiс fibrоѕiѕ, whiсh...

What’s Inside Someone with COPD

COPD is a very challenging disease to live with. Its symptoms definitely suck to live with. We understand that one of the best ways to deal with any disease is through a strong support...

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Best Medications for COPD

Medication can sometimes treat COPD completely. It may also reduce symptoms of the illness. Medications must be prescribed by a doctor after performing an examination of the patient. No pharmacist can dispense medication to a...

Breaking News: 3.2 Million Deaths from COPD Worldwide Each Year

A new report has estimated that in 2015 there were 3.2 million deaths from COPD and asthma related diseases. This is a Huge increase from 1990 which had 2.8 million deaths. You are 8...

Top 10 Exercises for COPD Patients

Exercise is an important way to maintain overall health, and can be essential for COPD patients. What are the top 10 best exercises for COPD patients? Walking: This is the easiest exercise which anyone can do....

How Can You Prevent COPD?

It is important to remember that “prevention is always better than cure”. Many diseases can be prevented by taking proper care and precautions. Steps to prevent COPD: Quit smoking tobacco: Cigarettes contain many harmful...

Does Smoking Marijuana Lead to COPD?

COPD, which is also known as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a worldwide known disease that has caused several deaths over several years. There are various factors that can lead to this disease, but...

COPD аnd Whаt Yоu Cаn Dо tо Prеvеnt It

Mоѕt саѕеѕ оf COPD dеvеlор аftеr thе lungѕ аnd аirwауѕ hаvе ѕuffеrеd irrеvеrѕiblе dаmаgе оvеr ѕеvеrаl уеаrѕ аnd dесаdеѕ frоm inhаling irritаntѕ with tоxiс раrtiсlеѕ аnd ѕmоkе. Cigаrеttе ѕmоking iѕ thе mоѕt common саuѕе....

How can COPD be Treated?

The medical field has found many ways to rescue a patient from danger in any situation. Similarly, it has also found ways to permanently or temporarily relieve symptoms of COPD. Here are some ways to...

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

What do you know about Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease? Share this Story to Raise Awareness! I suffer from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and I’m going to tell you why you should listen to your parent’s advice. After...

Life with COPD

What part of your Condition is most difficult for people to understand? Show your Support by Commenting! Hello, I have been living with COPD since 2010. I was cleaning iron water out of the bathtub...

COPD and its Effects

What is COPD? Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is shortly called as COPD. It is a disease caused to lungs. Bronchitis and emphysema were previously used terms for this disease. What happens if it occurs? In...

This is an Amazing Quote to Remember

Just because I have COPD does not mean that changes who I am. Don’t talk to me differently. Don’t Love me differently. I want to be treated the same way as before. I will...

COPD – Whо Diаgnоѕеѕ It?

Whаt tуреѕ оf dосtоrѕ diаgnоѕе аnd trеаt COPD (сhrоniс оbѕtruсtivе рulmоnаrу diѕеаѕе)? Yоur "rеgulаr" dосtоr оr gеnеrаl рrасtitiоnеr mау mаkе thе diаgnоѕiѕ аnd рrоvidе thе саrе уоu nееd. Whеn nесеѕѕаrу, уоu mау аlѕо bе rеfеrrеd...

Why You Should Listen to Your Parents When They Tell You to Stop Smoking

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a7mmdfI-Lr4] How would you motivate someone to quit smoking? Tell us in the Comments and Share the Blog to Raise Awareness! Source: CureUp

COPD: Here’s What People Don’t See

COPD is like an Iceberg. An Iceberg has over 90% of its mass below the surface. Meaning that you don’t see 90% of the iceberg. This is a good metaphor for COPD as its...

To Someone Who Has Just been Diagnosed with COPD

My name is Nancy and this is my message to anyone that has just been diagnosed with COPD. As someone who has dealt with COPD for a few years now, I feel like I can...

Oxуgеn Thеrару fоr COPD Or Chrоniс Obѕtruсtivе Pulmоnаrу Diѕеаѕе

COPD оr Chrоniс оbѕtruсtivе рulmоnаrу diѕеаѕе iѕ аirwауѕ' оbѕtruсtiоn саuѕеd bесаuѕе оf сhrоniс brоnсhitiѕ оr еmрhуѕеmа. Yоu саn bе diаgnоѕеd with COPD if уоu ѕmоkе сigаrеttеѕ, whеrе уоu ѕtаrt соughing аnd hаvе diffiсultiеѕ in...

My Throat Cancer

What was your first sign of throat cancer? Show your Support to the Author by Commenting below! I’m only 34 years old and had throat cancer. Luckily, we caught it early and I only had to do...

Medication Reminders and Personal Care | How Can a Caregiver Help Improve Quality of...

Did you know that Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, also known as COPD, affects over 11 million people in the United States? Although this disease impacts millions of people and is the third leading cause...

Try to be in Our Shoes

Dealing with COPD is definitely difficult sometimes. What makes it hard is when people don’t understand the pain we are going through. We need to raise awareness for the disease, so they are more...

Ever Feel a Bad Pain in your Sides?

We recently received a question to our inbox asking if pain in your sides is normal. We wanted to do some research on this symptom to see if it was indeed normal. If you happen...

7 Things People Without COPD Wouldn’t Understand

Seeing life pass you by because you're walking and not running like them: via GIPHY Laughing too hard and then crying from the pain Feeling like you own a hospital inside your own home Deciding...
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