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Magic Message by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema This is a story about a remarkable little bird and I hope you will see that its message applies to us COPD'ers. Sometimes Mother Nature just astounds me. A case in point ... Read on »
The Disconnect Can Harm Us by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema For many of us, the path to truly knowing about and understanding our bodies can be a difficult one. Yes, we inhabit our physical shells, this "temple of our soul". Yet how ... Read on »
Chased By Hounds by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema So often I feel like this COPD and Asthma are chasing me down to the point of doubting that I can continue the fight because I am tired. So tired. Well, today, a dear friend s ... Read on »
WAYS TO LIVE WELL WITH LUNG DISEASE by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Prevent respiratory infections Any respiratory infection — even the common cold — can cause an acute exacerbation of COPD, so it is to your advantage to do whatever you can ... Read on »
COPD Green by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema 12 Foods Where Organic Makes Sense Avoiding the "dirty dozen" could dramatically cut your exposure to pesticides. What's the dirty dozen, you ask? It's a watch list of the ... Read on »
Asthma & COPD Inhaler Use = Awakening Opportunities by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Hi Everyone! This is just such a wonderfully pleasant and eye opening report that I had to share it here. What a wonderful point Mariah makes as well as giving us some smile ... Read on »
Lessons in COPD, Emphysema by Lynn E. 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Those of us with COPD, Emphysema, Asthma oftentimes must step outside the box to make ourselves better; to help ourselves and the quality of our lives. The following offers a ... Read on »
Reshaping of Life ~ COPD, Chronic Lung Disease, Emphysema by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema This came today in one of my many newsletters. I found it particularly meaningful for us COPD'ers. As we all know, a lot of reshaping is done with COPD. We're tested, pounded ... Read on »
In Memory of Our Military Veterans, Our Heroes by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Vietnam Veterans Memorial Annual visitors: 3,538,479 History: The V-shaped granite wall inscribed with American soldiers who died in the war was designed in 19 ... Read on »
Puppy Mills - Let's Help Those Poor Animals! by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema I am going to break away from COPD articles today to bring a VITAL message from the ASPCA. I ask you to help by following these guidelines and protecting our animals. They a ... Read on »
COPD/EMPHYSEMA: CONTROLLED COUGHING by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema CONTROLLED COUGHING COPD can cause your lungs to produce excess mucus, leading to frequent coughing. Not all coughs are effective in clearing excess mucus from the lu ... Read on »
Personalized Asthma & COPD Therapy News by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Personalized therapy for asthma and COPD Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have defined a new type of immune response that is activated ... Read on »
Top 5 Health Tips for Good Health by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema This came in my news letter from Gil. Gil's Health Tips. Very useful info. Enjoy! Health TipsTop 5 for Good Health 1. Keep your Liver happy Th ... Read on »
Stem Cells and Lungs by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Cord blood stem cells generate lung epithelium by David Douglas Last Updated: 2008-05-15 15:25:14 -0400 (Reuters Health) NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Stem cells obtained f ... Read on »
Acne And Emphysema/COPD by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Antibiotic Commonly Used to Treat Acne Helps Emphysema Lungs Researchers have found that doxycycline, an antibiotic commonly used to treat acne, can prevent tissue damage c ... Read on »
Finger Clubbing Puzzle Solved - Lung Disease by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema UK Medics Solve Ancient Riddle Of 'Finger Clubbing' ScienceDaily (Jun. 5, 2008) — A puzzling medical condition, identified more than 2,000 years ago by Hippocra ... Read on »
VIDEO CONFERENCING REHAB SUCCESS FOR COPD'ers by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Video-Conferencing Program Helps Patients Breathe Easy Allows staff to provide direction, support to chronic respiratory sufferers outside Edmonton Sara Ditta, The Edmon ... Read on »
EXAM FOR COPD, OTHERS by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Exam Overview Your medical history provides important clues that can help your health professional diagnosechronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). In taking ... Read on »
LUNGS, COPD & SMOKING ~ 40 YRS LATER, RK'S WORDS STILL LOUDLY RING OUT by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema While a century ago lung cancer was so rare that medical residents were called into the operating room to "see a condition you'll probably never see again," thanks to tobacco ... Read on »
Deep Breathing Exerciser Spirometer for COPD/Emphysema by Lynn E. Posted in: Blog Posts in COPD & Emphysema Hudson TriFlo II Incentive Deep Breathing Exerciser Spirometer Hudson RCITriFlo II Incentive Deep Breathing Exerciser The TriFlo II Incentive Spir ... Read on »