Copd Support And Coping

An Overview of Shortness of Breath in COPD 1X

An Overview of Shortness of Breath in COPD

Shortness of breath in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is exacerbated by infections and illnesses. Learn how to manage dyspnea in COPD. Shortness of breath (dyspnea) is the hallmark effect of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...

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How to Find COPD Support Groups

Find support groups and connect with the more than 65 million people living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an irreversible inflammatory disease of the lungs that makes it more difficult to...

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Tips for Patients Spending Christmas in the Hospital

Spending Christmas in the hospital is generally not fun, but these seven tips show COPD patients and others how to pass the holiday there. Unfortunately, COPD does not take the holiday season off, and many patients are forced to spend Christmas in...

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When COPD Causes Anxiety or Depression

People with COPD often also have anxiety and depression. Learn what medications can (and can't) be used to treat these mental health conditions. If you have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or know someone who does, you probably...

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Tips for Completing a Smoking Cessation Program

Starting a smoking cessation program can be tough. If you are serious about quitting, these quit smoking tips may help. Kick the habit for good. Have you ever tried to quit smoking by starting a cessation program? Don't feel alone. According to the...

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Stop Smoking Aids

Stop smoking aids can help you become a successful non-smoker. Learn some different types of stop smoking aids with this comprehensive guide. Stop smoking aids can help you become a successful non-smoker, particularly if you've tried to quit time...

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Important Items to Pack for the Hospital

Learn what you should bring to the hospital when you are admitted to help your stay go as smoothly as possible. With chronic conditions such as COPD, many people spend a significant amount of time in the hospital, whether for COPD exacerbations, or...

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9 Practical Christmas Gift Ideas for the COPD Patient

If you are looking for Christmas gift ideas for the COPD patient, look no further. Here are 9 Christmas gift ideas that every COPD patient may need. Are you wracking your brain to find the perfect Christmas gift for someone you know and love who has...

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