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how 2012 flipped my world

He turned 21 on that cold 2012 spring morning.  Seemed like just yesterday when he took his first step.  My son had grown into a fine young man.  356 woorden meer


Doing the best I can

I’m feeling like hammered shit a lot these days. This heat and humidity we’ve been experiencing is taking a serious toll on me via my COPD. 817 woorden meer

St. Paul's Hospital pilot project aims to help patients with COPD while reducing costs

Maggie Joyce and Robert Barnes are among the growing number of Canadians living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD.

“It’s kind of like a fish out of water when you can’t breathe, when you struggle for breath,” Joyce said of the disease, which damages the lungs, causing holes to form while clogging up airways with mucus. 289 woorden meer


Some days, I wish I could just give up

We’ve been dealing with some brutal heat and humidity lately. It usually doesn’t get this hot until late July and August. Already, the world in front of me shimmers with heat waves rising from the ground.The air weighs on my shoulders and sears my lungs. 475 woorden meer

GSK’s triple COPD combination therapy meets two co-primary endpoints in phase III study

GlaxoSmithKline’s (GSK) investigational once-daily closed triple combination therapy was superior to AstraZeneca’s twice-daily Symbicort Turbohaler (budesonide/formoterol 400/12 mcg) in a phase III study in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). 7 woorden meer


Team Family

In just under two weeks I’ll line up for another endurance race and my second marathon in 8 months, something that I thought five years ago would not be possible. 520 woorden meer

Copd Ironman

SMI EVENT – 8th annual COPD conference from 19th October to 20th October 2016, London, UK!

SMi proudly presents the 8th annual COPD conference in London, 2016!

This event is about the developments made in the field of COPD.

COPD accounts for a substantial number of deaths in Great Britain: it has consistently given rise to between 25,000 and 30,000 deaths each year over the last 25 years* 88 woorden meer

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