Caregiving is a tough job that requires a lot of dedication and work. While your main focus may be providing care for someone else, it is important to take some time for yourself. Use the tips in the infographic below to help make sure you are caring for yourself, too.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
If you are caring for someone with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), then you know the daily challenges associated with the role of caregiver. Check out the tips below to find out what car features can help make your life easier.Read More
If your friend has recently taken on the role of caregiver, you have probably noticed some changes in their normal lifestyle. Often, these changes can make it seem like your friend may not want or need friends anymore. However, that couldn’t be more wrong. While your friendship may not have the same dynamic as it did before your friend took on the role of caregiver, these tips can show you how to be the friend a caregiver needs.Read More
We’ve already talked about how you can tell your caregiver that you appreciate everything they do in our blog post; however, we haven’t really touched on why you should do that. This month is COPD Awareness month, and is also the month in which some people celebrate Thanksgiving. While you are probably focusing on discussing COPD symptoms and holding events to raise awareness, you must also remember that this is a perfect opportunity to thank the caregivers in your life.Read More