Humidity and COPD are usually not a good combination. For people with COPD, high humidity levels usually make breathing worse.
There is some confusion between emphysema vs. COPD about whether they are the same thing, and the answer is not exactly.
What does the spring weather mean for your COPD? Here are five helpful ways to cope with COPD in the spring in order to get the most out of the season.
Although COPD is currently not curable, it can be managed with multiple different medication options. See what the medications for COPD are here.
Using a peak flow meter for COPD is a critical part of your treatment. It helps by measuring lung function and how air flows from your lungs.
Understanding the different stages of COPD, especially end-stage COPD is important from symptoms to treatments to postponing the last stage.
COPD can have some serious complications, including heart complications. What's the link between the two? What are the symptoms? How can you treat it?
COPD is progressive; this means many people with COPD eventually develop hypoxemia, which may result in the need to use oxygen.