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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LVRS Benefits for COPD

Lung Volume Reduction Surgery (LVRS) is a relatively new procedure used to treat some cases of emphysema, and it has been shown to improve survival rates and quality of life
by Angela Finlay on July 10, 2014
COPD Treatment Options

COPD Treatment Options

Patient education is very important so patients are aware of their COPD treatment options, how they work, and ultimately how to reduce exacerbations.
by Yvonne Banks on July 3, 2014
Lung Transplant for COPD

Getting a Lung Transplant for COPD

When medication, physical therapy and exercise can no longer control symptoms, a lung transplant for COPD may be considered.
by Angela Finlay on May 22, 2014
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Safely Handle Portable Oxygen

Portable oxygen can mingle with your surroundings, and it’s important to consider how those interactions could endanger you and your family.
by Angela Finlay and NewLifeOutlook Team on May 16, 2014
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Why Should I Stop Smoking?

Smoking negatively impacts those with COPD and those at risk for developing it. Learn more about tips for quitting smoking why you should quit right now.
by NewLifeOutlook Team on December 19, 2013