COPD Gender Differences
Angela Finlay
Angela Finlay
March 19, 2019
Scientists suggest it’s not such an even playing field in terms of symptoms, diagnosis and prognosis when it comes to COPD gender differences.

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What If COPD Medications Don't Work?

What If COPD Medications Don’t Work?

Learning your medication isn't working can be a stressful and scary time, but it doesn't have to be. Here's what to do if your COPD medications don't work.
by Krystina Ostermeyer on February 20, 2018
COPD Medications

Understanding Bronchodilators, Corticosteroids and More COPD Medications

Although COPD can’t be reversed, the right COPD medications can slow the progression of the disease, decrease pain and improve your quality of life.
by Angela Finlay and MaryAnn DePietro on November 20, 2017
COPD Inhalers

The Different Types of COPD Inhalers and How to Use Them Properly

With many kinds of COPD inhalers available now, it can be confusing to know how they all work. Learn how to use them properly to get optimal results.
by Brenda Vanta and Krystina Ostermeyer on October 25, 2017
Breathing Exercises for COPD

How Breathing Exercises for COPD Can Help

Breathing exercises for COPD should take center stage in your management plan. The keys to improvement are persistence, form and patience.
by Angela Finlay and Krystina Ostermeyer on August 24, 2017
Video 7 Natural Remedies For Coping With COPD

7 Natural Remedies For Coping With COPD

COPD treatment aims to slow disease progression and preserve your breathing. Ease symptoms and flares even further with these natural treatments.
by NewLifeOutlook Team on January 11, 2017
COPD vs Asthma

What’s the Difference Between Asthma and COPD?

What's the difference between asthma and COPD? While the conditions are similar, they also have significant differences that lead to different treatments.
by Russell Winwood on January 10, 2017
How to Improve Blood Oxygen Levels

How to Improve Blood Oxygen Levels

The dominant question for those with lung disease is simply, “How do I get more oxygen?” Well, first you need to learn how to improve blood oxygen levels.
by Cameron Kennerly on September 13, 2016
Pet Therapy for COPD

How Pets Can Help Those With COPD

Having a pet with COPD, or animal assisted therapy, is essentially the use of animals that may produce a therapeutic response in a patient.
by Eric Patterson on August 30, 2016
Deciding Which Is the Best Portable Oxygen Concentrator for You

Deciding Which Is the Best Portable Oxygen Concentrator for You

We will discuss the varying options that are available so you can choose the best portable oxygen concentrator that satisfies your needs.
by Eden Coleman on October 21, 2015
Drugs for COPD

Emerging Drugs for COPD

COPD is a serious disease that causes difficulties breathing and is progressive. These two new drugs for COPD could help control your condition. 
by Amy Manley and Patricia Bratianu on May 26, 2015