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Model to predict COPD hospital readmission developed

From sciencedaily.com

Predictors of early rehospitalization among patients hospitalized for complications of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease have been identified by a study. In an American nationwide analysis of more than 8,000 commercially insured adult patients with COPD, researchers concluded that several modifiable factors, such as appropriate prescriptions upon discharge and early follow…

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over 4 years

Grow more Trees to stay fit and Healthy

From setuhealthcare.com

Suffering from respiratory problems? grow more trees to avoid it. Trees save lives by reducing respiratory problems. Each one of us is aware of importance and impact of trees in our life. The motto 'Save trees to save Earth' now includes, 'Grow more tree to stay fit and Healthy'.

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over 4 years

Healthy diet linked with better lung function in COPD patients

From sciencedaily.com

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…

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over 4 years
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COPD patients who ate healthy foods had better lung function

From dailyrx.com

(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.

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almost 5 years
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Admit You Lied - Tobacco Companies Ordered

From medicalnewstoday.com

Editor's Choice Main Category: Smoking / Quit Smoking Also Included In: Litigation / Medical Malpractice; Regulatory Affairs / Drug Approvals Article Date: 28 Nov 2012 - 11:00 PST Patient / Public: 5 (1 votes) Healthcare Prof: Tobacco companies have been told to inform in product warnings that they deceived consumers…

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over 6 years
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Number one reason why individuals neglect their COPD

From copdandtreatmentguide.com

Posted by admin on Aug 9, 2014 in COPD Blog | 0 comments The number one reason why many Individuals neglect their COPD is because of the lack of home medical device technology that will allow them to take their respiratory medication.

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over 4 years

COPD Care Plan and Treatment | COPD.com

From copd.com

Work with your healthcare team to create a plan that's right for you & your COPD symptoms. Your healthcare provider can help you find the right treatment.

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over 4 years
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COPD May Damage Aging Brain

From usnews.com

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.

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almost 5 years
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COPD and Exercise: Tips for Breathing Better

From healthline.com

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.

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almost 5 years
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10 Things You Can Do To Help Someone With COPD

From about.com

After reading this article, you'll have a chance to share what you think your friends and family should know about COPD. When someone is diagnosed with COPD, the only thing certain is that life is probably going to change. The disabling features of the disease affect every area of a…

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over 6 years
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