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Does COVID-19 Cause COPD? [Medical Experts Explain]

Does COVID-19 Cause COPD? [Medical Experts Explain]

COVID-19 is a contagious virus that caused a global health crisis. This virus can exacerbate lung issues, such as acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), pneumonia, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). COPD alone makes it tough to breathe. It limits...

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Does COPD Cause Weight Loss [Medical Experts Explained]

Does COPD Cause Weight Loss [Medical Experts Explained]

Some people suffering from severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) may experience being underweight and malnourished as their situation worsens. When your lungs are not functioning well as they should, your body needs to work harder to respire. Remember that...

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How Does COPD Affect The Heart? [Experts Explain]

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) presents many risks to your health. It can affect your lungs, heart, and other vital body parts. However, you might think, "how does COPD affect the heart?" What is COPD? Nearly 16 million Americans suffer...

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Is Ocean/Sea Air Good For COPD?

Is Ocean/Sea Air Good For COPD?

Sea air has seen centuries of popularity as a rejuvenating and relaxing alternative to the smoggy and polluted air of a cramped and dense city. While recent advances have dramatically reduced and minimized cities' pollution, seaside air may be a...

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Can you fly with COPD

Can You Fly with COPD? 10 Expert Tips for Your Next Flight

Air travel has become progressively more common nowadays. However, it would be nice if it is safe and comfortable for anyone with medical conditions, especially for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) passengers. Flying can put people with severe respiratory and...

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17 Christmas Gifts For Someone With COPD

For some people, planning Christmas gifts is a fun thing to do. At the same time, some may find it daunting, especially if you need to figure out what to give to your loved ones based on their current needs....

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Travel With COPD: Effective Tips For Safe and Easy Travel

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a debilitating respiratory condition that creates several lifestyle challenges for its victims. Despite prolonged survival — thanks to new therapies, better management plans, and innovative technologies — substantial burdens remain for individuals with moderate...

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