According to the Lung Institute, if you have diminished lung function like those with COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), you may be at a high risk for memory loss.This memory loss is due to low blood oxygen levels which damage the brain.Read More
When a loved one has COPD or another chronic lung disease, knowing how to balance taking care of them and yourself can be difficult. This page provides helpful resources for caregivers including guides on helping your loved one quit smoking and how to take time out of your day for yourself.
If you’ve just been diagnosed with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), you may have a lot of questions. This page is a great resource for learning about all aspects of the disease including talking to your doctor, flare-up signs and symptoms, and disease management.
If you have a chronic lung disease, you know that staying healthy plays an important part in managing your symptoms and overall well-being. The right exercise methods, diet, and other techniques can help you stay healthy with chronic lung disease and get you back to doing the things you love.
COPD 101 Resources
Your loved one may have recently asked you to accompany them to their next doctor’s appointment regarding their COPD. But, do you know what to do? Consider asking your loved one these questions prior to joining them on their next doctor’s appointment.Read More
Staying healthy is always important, but even more important when you have a chronic lung condition such as COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). If you’re looking to boost your immune system, consider incorporating some of these foods rich in antioxidents into your diet.Read More
Topics: Staying Healthy