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Impotence Drug May Help Fight Rare Lung Disease: Study

By Dennis Thompson
HealthDay Reporter

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) — A combination treatment that includes the active ingredient in the erectile dysfunction drug Cialis may reduce death and hospitalization from an incurable lung disease that mainly affects women, a new clinical trial shows. 678 woorden meer

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I find myself at the begins of S.A.D.  (Seasonal Affective Disorder)  I was hoping, because everything has been going so well, that I could delay it’s onset, but not so.  442 woorden meer


How to use Alternative Treatments for Asthma and Bronchitis

“Bronchitis is an inflammation of the large airways. Bronchitis can be caused by a number of different things, most commonly infections”

Professor of medicine and associate director of the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at the University of Texas Houston Medical School, Richard Castriotta, MD, speaking about the difference between Asthma and Bronchitis. 1.303 woorden meer

‘Lenny’ (my COPD/Asthma) & Me 4 Today - - Routine & Schedules

 Most know by now that I am battling daily with my sidekick ‘Lenny’ (the name I have given my COPD/Asthma) and part of my therapy is to put into words how my week or day is going and then sharing it openly as part of what I call my responsibility. 697 woorden meer

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The Doctor said, ‘you have COPD and you have severe breathing problems!’. What is that I asked? I knew I had asthma but this was a different  kettle of fish. 370 woorden meer


SMOKE 3 ... B.C. TRAVELS, days 4 & 5 . Memoir .

Who’da thunk it? The smokey haze continues but we aren’t letting it get in the way of enjoying the end of summer 2015. Well, the others aren’t letting the smoke impede their activities, but I am walking around sounding like I have C.O.P.D.   410 woorden meer

MEMOIR: Journey Through My 70's.

Lance Updates - Lance visits Pulmonary Rehab!

Enjoy this special message from Coliseum Medical Centers’ CEO Lance Jones featuring respiratory therapist Tabitha Welsh. Tabitha has some GREAT news about a special recognition our Pulmonary Rehab program has received, and some information about an upcoming event to promote fitness AND raise awareness for COPD: “Biking for Better Breathing” (featuring 25, 50, and 79 mile bike rides). 19 woorden meer

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