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Nutrition and Wellness
Oil has been used to enhance the flavor of food since the time of ancient Greece. However, the Lung Health Institute wants chronic lung disease patients to know that there are six oils you should avoid. All six of these oils are discussed in our Anti-Inflammatory...
The health care team at the Lung Health Institute knows that relaxation is important for chronic lung disease patients. That is why we’ve developed three Anti-Inflammatory Initiative™, or AI2™, plans that offer advice that may help you find daily relaxation. Why...
Quick Tips and Innovation
Natural remedies are a very broad category, and they may help treat many types of medical conditions. When it comes to treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), there are several reasons to consider making natural remedies a part of your treatment plan. 3...
St. Patrick’s Day is a fun holiday that’s known for things like friendly toasts and people wearing green. However, this holiday may not be so friendly for your lungs if you have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). In fact, you’re in danger of having your...
Popular Lung Health Articles
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a progressive lung infection that causes shortness of breath and congestion. When you have COPD, simple tasks become challenging and the disease can eventually lead to respiratory failure or heart failure. If you’ve been...read more
One of the challenges that you face living with COPD is getting enough oxygen into your body. COPD causes inflammation and irreversible damage to your lungs that cause air to get trapped, which prevents fresh air from getting in. This makes it difficult to breathe,...read more
With chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), activities that used to be simple become more difficult. Depending on the severity of the condition, these may include running and walking or may grow to include getting dressed or bathing. These difficulties are the...read more
If you’ve been diagnosed with COPD, you know how hard it can be just to breathe, especially when you try to be physically active. However, physical activity can help your body stay fit and can help strengthen your lungs. So, if you have COPD, what are you supposed to...read more
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) causes shortness of breath and other difficulties that make daily life a challenge. With COPD it can be difficult to walk or even complete tasks like cooking or getting dressed without losing breath. COPD is not a curable...read more
It is common for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) to have sleeping problems. The symptoms of COPD — shortness of breath coughing and wheezing — can disrupt your rest and make it difficult to sleep. COPD may be related to other sleeping problems...read more
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease that causes shortness of breath and makes simple daily activities challenging. As COPD progresses, it can cause more serious problems, including respiratory failure and heart failure. COPD...read more
DigestZyme Complete helps you digest your food and provides more inflammation-fighting nutrients to your immune system. Read more about the benefits here.read more
Our experienced physicians with Lung Health Institute presented compelling findings at the 7th Annual International Symposium on Regenerative Rehabilitation this weekend. Jack Coleman Jr., M.D., FACS and Melissa Rubio, Ph.D., APRN addressed the need for new,...read more
You may have heard about the benefits of fish oil, but you may not have connected these benefits with improving your quality of life as a lung patient. However, high-quality fish oil supplements like Complete Omega 900 may be able to help with just that. How Omega 900...read more
Combining eggs and avocado provides your body with a one-two punch of healthy fats to start the day. Try out this lung healthy recipe now!read more
The Lung Health Institute believes in a holistic approach to a wellness plan that works to help you Breathe Easier™. Check out this lung healthy recipe.read more