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Being Mortal with Dr. Atul Gawanda

The producers at FRONTLINE were kind enough to reach out to Pallimed to preview the “Being Mortal” episode being aired on local PBS stations starting this Tuesday Feb 10, 2015 (also available online on Tuesday). 1.258 woorden meer

Darque Thoughts

That Lingering Cough Could Be Bronchitis

THURSDAY, May 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) — If you have a cold that lasts a long time or a persistent cough, you could have bronchitis and should see a doctor, a doctor says. 262 woorden meer

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Breath-Holding Games Are Killing Swimmers, CDC Warns

By Dennis Thompson
HealthDay Reporter

THURSDAY, May 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) — As more adults and kids head to swimming pools, lakes and the ocean this Memorial Day weekend, U.S. 703 woorden meer

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Anxiety and Breathlessness - Guest Post By A Respiratory Therapist

Guest post written by Stephen Gaudet.

I’m talking about the A word…. ANXIETY

As a Respiratory Therapist and a lifelong asthmatic, I know all too well that anxiety and breathlessness usually go hand in hand. 612 woorden meer


Must Know Words of COPD/Asthma – Today is ‘Metabolism’

 While having to battle life threatening diseases like COPD and Asthma we always need to be prepared and that preparation includes many, many items of information to help our battles be successful. 581 woorden meer

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GERD, being female and certain scores on test associated with COPD

American Thoracic Society (ATS) says that gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), being female, and certain scores on the St. George’s Respiratory Questionnaire (SGRQ) were associated with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in subjects using long-acting controller medication, according to a new study. 36 woorden meer