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TUESDAY, March 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Seniors with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have an increased risk of developing mental decline, especially thinking problems without apparent memory loss, a new study suggests.
Exercising may seem like a challenge when you have trouble breathing from COPD. Yet, regular physical activity can actually strengthen your respiratory muscles, improve your circulation, facilitate more efficient oxygen use, and decrease your COPD symptoms, according to the Cleveland Clinic.
— Usually characterized by cough lasting 10 days or more
— Over 3 years, people who stopped reported drop in mood disorders, alcohol and drug problems.
Sure, everyone knows a healthy diet provides lots of health benefits for patients with respiratory diseases, but now a new study has shown a direct link between eating fish, fruit and dairy products and improved lung function among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Conducted by researchers in the…
(dailyRx News) There are treatments for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD). However, there is no cure for the condition. But that doesn't mean that patients with COPD can't take personal steps to improve their disease-related health.
— Study found that as exposures rose, so did risk for a number of serious obstetric complications.
— Massachusetts saw a 28 percent drop in cigarette-caused blazes since law took effect.
— Get enough exercise