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Life with COPD bearable with therapy

Karen Deitemeyer smoked cigarettes for 30 years. Since the time she turned 15, she would smoke two to three packs a day, but in 1991, she decided to quit smoking after being diagnosed with the beginnings of emphysema. She was told she would have to go on oxygen if she didn’t cut the tobacco cord. Unfortunately, the damage was already …

7 Natural Cures For COPD

  Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD is a serious condition that causes breathing disorders. It is actually a lung disease and over the years many people have died due to this condition. Not only smokers, but even non-smokers are becoming victims of COPD as a result of the ever increasing pollution.It causes ongoing cough and mucus along with shortness …

How to Diagnose COPD: 13 Steps

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an umbrella term used to describe progressive lung diseases such as chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Progressive lung disease is a type of the disease that gets worse with time. There were over three million deaths from COPD across the world in 2012, which accounts for 6% of the total global deaths that year. Currently, …