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COPD Nutrition Guide: 5 Diet Tips for COPD Patients

From healthline.com

If you've recently been diagnosed with COPD, chances are you've been told that you need to improve your eating habits. Your doctor may even have referred you to a registered dietician to create a personal diet plan. A healthy diet won't cure COPD, it will help your body fight off…

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about 4 years
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COPD Symptoms Diminish With Portable Ventilator

From medpagetoday.com

AUSTIN, Texas — Assessment scores for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) improved by more than 50% during treatment with a noninvasive open ventilation system (NIOV), results of a small prospective trial showed. The mean score on the modified British Medical Research Council (mMRC) dyspnea scale decreased by 58% and the…

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over 4 years

Benralizumab for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and sputum eosinophilia

From sciencedaily.com

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is associated with eosinophilic airway inflammation in 10-20% of patients. Benralizumab, a monoclonal antibody, has been shown to decrease the number of blood and sputum eosinophils. In this trial of 101 patients with COPD whether benralizumab reduces the number of acute exacerbations was investigated.

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over 4 years
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Harsh Lesson On COPD From Leonard Nimoy

From aarp.org

Actor Leonard Nimoy - Mr. Spock to his legions of Star Trek fans - has died at age 83 from a destructive lung disease called COPD, telling his fans in a poignant tweet last month: "Don't smoke. I did. Wish I never had."

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about 4 years
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10 Tips for Healthy Living With COPD - Everyday Health

From everydayhealth.com

The key to managing COPD is to continually work with your doctor and discuss any changes in your health so that you can keep symptoms to a minimum . Your doctor can help you find the most effective COPD treatment, including the right exercise and diet program, pulmonary rehabilitation, and…

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about 4 years

Combination therapy for COPD associated with better outcomes

From sciencedaily.com

Among older adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), particularly those with asthma, newly prescribed long-acting beta-agonists (LABAs) and inhaled corticosteroid combination therapy, compared with newly prescribed LABAs alone, was associated with a lower risk of death or COPD hospitalization, according to a study in the September 17 issue of…

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over 4 years
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Propeller Health Raises $14.5 Million Series B Financing Led by Safeguard Scientifics

From bioportfolio.com

MADISON, Wisc. and WAYNE, Penn., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Propeller Health, the FDA-cleared digital health solution for chronic respiratory disease, today announced that it raised $14.5 million in Series B financing, led by Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE) with participation from Series A investor The Social+Capital Partnership.

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