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Reflections of COPD/Asthma – Pulmonary Rehab – The WHAT

Part of my own personal survival with late Stage III COPD/Severe Asthma is to continually read and learn as much as I can about my ailments and those ailments closely tied to it. 676 woorden meer


Prayers guys

my mom is in the ER. She has COPD and she had a couple of breathing attacks today so she went to her gp and the gp gave her steroids. 86 woorden meer


Unique Stem Cells – Potential Asthma Treatment

As I am one who always stresses that we need to continually read and learn about our disease, especially since anything with the lungs are vitally important to our survival. 552 woorden meer


My patient with COPD has new clubbing of his finger tips. What is the mechanism of clubbing?

The mechanism behind digital clubbing has yet to be fully elucidated, with hypotheses ranging from a circulating vasodilator, tissue hypoxia, a neurocirculatory reflex, and genetic factors. 297 woorden meer

travel by car with medical oxygen

A great resource over at COPD.net on the safety tips of travelling with oxygen.


  • DO fill the portable tank carefully, if using liquid oxygen. Liquid oxygen is extremely cold and can injure your hands, if frost should develop.
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Salt Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis: Better Breathing for Tomorrow

Cystic Fibrosis is a genetic disease that mainly affects the digestive system and lungs. The severity depends on the person, but the persistent infection and destruction in the lung will eventually lead to death in the majority of people with cystic fibrosis.  464 woorden meer

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Words of COPD/Asthma – Acute

One of the most important things to do when you have a disability or chronic illness is to learn as much as you can about it.  660 woorden meer