COPD Patients Share Their Diagnosis Stories
Stories of Diagnosis From COPD Patients
Listening to others describe their experiences with getting diagnosed with COPD can be very helpful if you or your doctor think you might have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
The people in this video describe how they were first diagnosed with COPD, and what led them to believe there may be a problem in the first place. Most of these COPD patients found themselves unusually short of breath and sought help from their doctor.
If you think you may have COPD it’s important to make a doctor’s appointment right away so you can seek proper treatment.
As with the COPD patients in this video, your first reaction after diagnosis may be shock and worry. However, with the right treatment and lifestyle changes, you can maintain a high quality of life despite your condition.
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