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App Helps Smokers Overcome Top 3 Barriers To Quitting

Although cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable disease and death in the United States, one of every five adults still smokes.

What’s even more striking is that a recent survey reveals only 36 percent of current smokers have a plan in place to quit, even though 85 percent of smokers express worry about the health consequences of smoking. 735 woorden meer


Pulmonary Rehabilitation – Day 17

I did a lot of weight lifting to start with. Then I managed to do the stairs for a while and a few leg exercises. 81 woorden meer


Pulmonary Rehabilitation – Day 15 & Day 16

On day 15, I walked up a level and managed to walk a bit. I must say it is way to fast for me and I cannot keep up the rhythm. 147 woorden meer


Asthma Inhailer Guide 2015

Inhailer Guide

An excellent pictorial list of current UK inhalers with active ingredient and indication.


New Gene Test Speeds Diagnosis of Stomach Bug That Strikes Kids

FRIDAY, July 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Researchers have developed a genetic test to quickly detect a respiratory virus that sickened a record number of American children last year. 253 woorden meer

Health News

Living with COPD


There are over 3 million people in the UK live with COPD. COPD affects people not just physically but mentally, emotionally and socially too. 612 woorden meer

Portable Oxygen

Need a Hug

Living On Oxygen for Life

Good afternoon everyone! I LOVE to crochet as one of my many hobbies. Last year, , I made it my New Year’s Resolution to crochet many lapghans/afghans to just give away to those who have breathing problems all at my expense. 409 woorden meer