With cooler days ahead, it is time to start thinking about how the cooler weather can affect both you and your oxygen system. Talk to your oxygen provider and use these tips to help keep you and your oxygen system safe this winter.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 role as a caregiver to a family member or friend likely isn’t your only responsibility. Between all the demands of your job, personal life, and role of caregiver, you may find yourself feeling run down. Use the tips in this infographic to help boost your energy.Read More
The role of caregiver is a demanding task with a long list of responsibilities. It is easy to let those responsibilities get the best of you. However, it is important to watch for and recognize the signs of burnout and to ask for help if you are experiencing any of the below signs.Read More
A Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) diagnosis can leave you feeling fatigued. Making sure you are getting the best sleep possible throughout the night can help you feel more energized during the day. The infographic below details some steps you can take to help you sleep better with COPD.Read More