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COPD is Not Just for Men Anymore

Posted May 17 2010 8:57am
COPD? What’s that? Oh, yeah...it’s a disease that has to do with emphysema. Old men get it, right?”Well, yes… but unfortunately for women the face of COPD has changed. COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease - a combination of emphysema and chronic bronchitis), is now not only as common in women as it is in men; but in the year 2000 women – for the first time ever – passed up men in deaths due to COPD....
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