How Wildfire Smoke Impacts Your Health

Wildfire smoke is full of toxins that can affect your health. Air pollutant exposure increases the likelihood you can develop infection from COVID-19 and other respiratory conditions. Find out how to protect yourself from a pulmonologist.

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4 Biggest Myths About Your COPD — and How to Cope

It’s a sad fact that people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, better known as COPD, have trouble doing what connects us to life – they can’t easily breathe. Find four common myths about this condition, as well as tips to cope.

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Why Asthma Can Hit You Harder as an Adult

Adult-onset asthma is more common — and more serious — than you may think. Find out why asthma hits adults harder thank kids. Learn which symptoms to watch for and how to control your asthma.

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COPD: Can Acupuncture Help?

Acupuncture, a technique used in Eastern Medicine, may hold promise to COPD sufferers as shown in the data from a recent clinical trial, published in the May edition of Archives of Internal Medicine.  According to the American Lung Association, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is the third leading cause of death in the United States.  … Read More

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