Read what these experts have to say about lung health, treatments, nutrition, exercise, and more.
Nutrition and Wellness
Many consider nuts to be a healthy food, but here’s some advice about what types of nuts you should limit if you have a chronic lung disease.
Quick Tips and Innovation
One chemical that remains in a smoker’s body even after they quit is nicotine, and many people want to know how they can remove nicotine from their body as quickly as possible. Luckily, there are some tips that may help speed up your body’s nicotine-flushing process....
When a doctor diagnoses a patient with chronic lung disease, they’re often told their lungs are compromised. However, many patients may not understand precisely what this means. What Does It Mean If You’re Told You Have Compromised Lungs? At Lung Health Institute, our...
Popular Lung Health Articles
Caring for a loved one is a tremendous task. Add COPD to the mix and the undertaking can be more challenging, especially if you’re new to caregiving. However, if you’re a caregiver for a COPD patient, you’re not alone. The Lung Health Institute understands the...read more
It can be a frightening experience to hear from your doctor that you have a chronic lung disease, such as COPD. Many of these diseases are not curable, and they grow worse over time. Without treatment and care, they can progress rapidly and negatively affect your...read more
When you’ve been diagnosed with a chronic lung disease like COPD, it’s important for you to do whatever you can to improve your breathing. Medical treatments, like the Lung Health Institute’s lung restoration treatment™, can help reduce inflammation and help you...read more
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is noted for causing shortness of breath, congestion and other breathing difficulties. These challenges make living your daily life difficult and can lead to further complications and respiratory failure if left untreated....read more
If you’re suffering from a chronic lung disease like COPD, you may be wondering if there’s any way you can strengthen your lungs to improve your breathing. COPD makes it difficult to breathe because of inflammation that blocks air from getting in and out of your lungs...read more
One of the challenges of COPD is shortness of breath caused by inflammation. This inflammation progresses over time and can make breathing more difficult, but with treatment, you can help slow its progression and reduce the severity of its symptoms. One part of many...read more
COPD causes shortness of breath that makes life difficult and can ultimately lead to further health conditions and respiratory failure. However, if you’ve been diagnosed with COPD, there are some steps you can take to help improve your quality of life and breathe more...read more
If you have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), you know it’s a progressive disease that cannot be cured. This means that COPD grows worse over time and can lead to increased breathing difficulties and life-threatening conditions like respiratory failure....read more
When you have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), your lungs suffer from inflammation that causes shortness of breath and permanent scarring that leads to further difficulties. As COPD progresses, it can cause other serious conditions to develop, like...read more
It may seem crazy, but the food you eat plays an important role in your lung health. Some foods are packed with nutrients that your body needs to produce cells to help heal damaged tissue and fight inflammation and infection. Others make lung function more difficult....read more
Finding techniques and treatments to help improve breathing is a priority for anyone who is suffering from a chronic lung disease like COPD. If you’ve been diagnosed with COPD, your healthcare provider will have developed a treatment plan and should provide guidance...read more
If you’ve been diagnosed with COPD or another chronic lung disease, then you know how precious each breath can be. Shortness-of-breath makes it difficult for you to engage in activities or even perform simple daily tasks, like cooking or getting dressed. That’s why...read more