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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.

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Spring Tips for Those Living With COPD

Posted by Do More With Oxygen on Tue, Apr 8, 2014

You may welcome the warmer weather and sunnier days associated with the end of winter, but what does spring mean for you if you’re living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)? Use these spring tips to help you breathe easier this season1.

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Topics: COPD, COPD 101

Recently Dignosed with COPD? FAQs

Posted by Do More With Oxygen on Tue, Mar 18, 2014

Have you been recently diagnosed with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)? If so, chances are you have a lot of questions about the disease, treatments, and how it will affect your daily life. Your doctor is always your best source of information, but here are some answers to common questions you may be concerned about.

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Topics: COPD, COPD 101

Is Your COPD Getting Worse? 3 Red Flags

Posted by Do More With Oxygen on Tue, Jan 28, 2014

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is progressive, meaning as time goes by it gradually worsens. According to the European Lung Foundation, the following are warning signs you need to tell your doctor about, as they could indicate that your COPD is getting worse.

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Topics: COPD 101, is my copd getting worse, living with copd, chronic lung disease

You May be at Risk of Developing Chronic Bronchitis if You...

Posted by Do More With Oxygen on Thu, Nov 14, 2013

Are you living with lung disease and concerned about the risk of chronic bronchitis? By educating yourself on the risk factors and taking steps to prevent its development, you may be able to avoid this chronic condition altogether.

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Topics: COPD 101, developing chronic bronchitis, risk of chronic bronchitis, chronic bronchitis

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