COPD

Lung-Healthy Recipe: Eggs with Avocado and Fresh Berries – Health Education Article

Avocados are great sources of folate, which has been shown to have a positive correlation with lung function in COPD patients, as well as lung-healthy vitamin B6. Make sure to choose dark berries like blackberries, blueberries and raspberries, which are rich in antioxidants that can help promote lung health. Prep time: 10 minutes Servings: 1 Ingredients 3 eggs ½ c fresh berries 1 tsp olive oil* Salt and pepper ¼ avocado Instructions Beat the eggs in a small bowl with…

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One Patient’s Journey: A Story of COPD and Cellular Treatment – Health Education Article

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) often starts with trouble breathing. Patients like Herb may go years before being diagnosed. And after a diagnosis, the progression of chronic lung diseases like COPD can reduce quality of life and lifespan. While there is no cure for COPD, certain treatments can help ease the symptoms and progression of the chronic lung disease. Here, Herb talks about his experience after being diagnosed with COPD — and how things began to change after his cellular…

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Emphysema Treatment Options: Breathing Easier with COPD – Health Education Article

A chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema gradually destroys air sacs in the lungs that carry oxygen to the bloodstream. Emphysema also reduces the elasticity of airways leading to air sacs. Over time, breathing becomes more difficult, and as the disease progresses, people with the condition typically experience chronic shortness of breath, coughing and wheezing. While it can’t be cured, there are several emphysema treatment options that can help relieve symptoms and slow the progression of disease. Medications There are…

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Lung Restoration Treatment™ Helped COPD Patient Regain Her Life – Health Education Article

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is notorious for causing shortness of breath and discomfort and for ultimately leading to respiratory failure. Patients who have been diagnosed with COPD may feel hopeless, but for patients like Vaneta H., COPD treatment restores hope. COPD is an incurable disease, but treatments can help improve your quality of life and your ability to breathe. At the Lung Health Institute, we offer Lung Restoration Treatment™ to help improve your lung function by using your own cells.…

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The lesser of two cancer causing evils – Health Article

While both cigars and cigarettes contain tobacco, there are some differences between these two forms of smoking. The obvious, visible difference is that a cigar is wrapped in leaf tobacco, while a cigarette is wrapped in paper that does not contain tobacco. In general, cigars are bigger, more expensive, last longer and thicker, and have more tobacco. Regardless, both types can cause cancer. One cigar can contain as much tobacco as one pack of cigarettes, which is close to 200…

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