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8 Ways to Manage COPD in the Winter - Health Answers

From everydayhealth.com

By John Walsh, Special to Everyday Health Do your chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) flare-ups seem to worsen and become more frequent in the winter months? It's not your imagination. Researchers who studied 7,000 people with COPD for one year found that COPD-related exacerbations occur twice as often in winter…

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about 2 years
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Many COPD Patients Have Trouble Finding Care

From everydayhealth.com

Americans with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease face high out-of-pocket costs and other significant barriers to adequate medical care, a new report finds. "This report reveals a real patchwork of care for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease," the report's lead author, Dr. Meilan Han, said in a news release from…

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Exercise Helps Reduce Anxiety and Depression in COPD Patients

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4 Simple Ways to Stay Hydrated This Summer

From everydayhealth.com

You may have heard that there's no science behind the age-old advice to drink eight cups of water a day, but how much should you be drinking? It seems like a pretty basic question, but unfortunately there's no clear-cut answer.

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Why Pushy Patients Get Results - And How You Can, Too

From everydayhealth.com

By Marisa Weiss, MD, Special to Everyday Health In my own practice as a breast oncologist, I have always viewed caring for my patients as a partnership. While I have the medical expertise and knowledge about breast cancer, the women I care for are the experts on their very individual…

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about 2 years
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Vaccines are not just for kids - adults need them too

From tennessean.com

Children are back in school, and if you're a parent, grandparent or caregiver, you had to make sure your students had their required vaccinations to start the school year. And while we often think of kids when we think of vaccines, it is important to remember that adults need them…

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COPD epidemic could overwhelm healthcare systems within two decades, study says

From medicalxpress.com

Health authorities should brace themselves for an epidemic of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) over the next two decades, despite a decline in smoking rates, according to a new study from the University of British Columbia. COPD is a progressive lung disease associated with smoking, air pollution and age.

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4 Signs You're Sleep Deprived--Plus 5 Ways to Fix It

From huffingtonpost.com

by guest blogger Josh Axe, DNM, DC, CNS Between demanding careers, kids, spouses and a non-stop, 24-hour society that demands we become real-life Energizer Bunnies, it's no surprise that most of us don't get enough sleep.

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COPD: Exercise Rehabilitation Can Help

From healthcentral.com

Credit: Thinkstock Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic, progressive respiratory disease. Patient can become quite frail…

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