Holidays With COPD
Angela Finlay
Angela Finlay
December 11, 2018
Christmas is always stressful, but the holidays with COPD can be especially trying. Consider these tips for enjoying the festive season despite your COPD.

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Keeping Yourself Safe From Secondhand Smoke

Russell shares his tips on how to avoid secondhand smoke, fumes, and other environmental factors that may trigger your COPD symptoms.
66 found this helpful by Russell Winwood on September 29, 2017
Video Self-Care Tips For COPD Patients

Self-Care Tips for COPD Patients

Russell shares some self-care tips for COPD patients to help make it easier to manage the disease, minimizing risks, and COPD triggers.
221 found this helpful by Russell Winwood on September 14, 2017
Video The Emotional Of COPD

The Emotional Toll of COPD

Russell talks about the emotional toll of COPD rather than the physical side – focusing on how your loved ones see you and the stigma around COPD.
352 found this helpful by Russell Winwood on August 25, 2017
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4 COPD Management Tips To Try Today

Gaining knowledge about COPD will arm you with the tools you need to manage it the best way possible. Give these COPD management tips a try.
88 found this helpful by Russell Winwood on July 4, 2017
Summer COPD Symptoms

How to Deal With COPD During the Summer

Many people have a more difficult time with their summer COPD symptoms, understanding the reasons why can make it easier to manage COPD during the summer.
59 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on May 1, 2017
Maintaining Independence With COPD

Maintaining Independence With COPD

Staying independent with COPD is important, but can also be difficult. Consider these tips for managing your COPD and holding onto your independence.
452 found this helpful by Lana Barhum on April 18, 2017
COPD and Energy Conservation

Tips for Conserving Energy With COPD

When it comes to COPD and energy conservation, we need to identify the things in our life that suck away our energy.
296 found this helpful by Russell Winwood on April 6, 2017
COPD and Technology

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COPD patient Russell Winwood looks at how modern technology can play a part in improving a the quality of life of COPD patients everywhere.
60 found this helpful by Russell Winwood on March 8, 2017
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How to Avoid Getting a Cold With COPD

If you are healthy, you are able to fight cold and flu easily. However, getting a cold with COPD can exacerbate symptoms and can be dangerous.
640 found this helpful by Russell Winwood on October 25, 2016
How to Continue Working With COPD

How to Continue Working With COPD

There are many things to consider when deciding whether you will keep working with COPD. If you decide you want to continue, consider making these changes.
262 found this helpful by Russell Winwood on July 5, 2016