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Nutrition and Wellness
For many years, we’ve been told high-fat diets are bad and that high-carb diets are the way to better heart health. However, new evidence may be turning this convention on its head. In fact, high-fat diets can help patients who have chronic obstructive pulmonary...
Quick Tips and Innovation
Even when you do not realize it, your body works behind the scenes 24/7 to keep you functioning. Mucus is one such silent partner invested in your well-being. Every day, the body’s mucous membranes secrete 1 to 1.5 liters of a clear, stringy fluid called mucus, most...
Many issues can lead to chest tightness, and one of these issues is a chronic lung disease. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and other chronic lung conditions often cause chest tightness because the lungs become inflamed and damaged as a result of these...
Popular Lung Health Articles
Members of our compliance and clinical team recently gathered with other leaders in the field of regenerative medicine to draft initial industry standards and discuss important next steps at a workshop hosted by the Standards Coordinating Body, titled “Realizing the...read more
On April 6th, the Lung Health Institute team is participating in the American Lung Association’s Fight for Air Climb. Find out how you can get involved.read more
Historically, fasting has been used by religions like Christianity, Islam and Buddhism, and it involves willingly not eating or drinking for a certain period of time. However, fasting isn’t just something used by religions. In fact, fasting may have benefits for...read more
Plants and herbs have been used as natural remedies for a range of illnesses for thousands of years. However, you may not believe your chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) can benefit from plants or herbs. If that’s the case, it may surprise you to learn that...read more
You may believe fasting is only used during certain religious observances or with certain diets. However, there’s evidence that fasting may also help treat chronic lung diseases like chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). What Is Fasting? Fasting is defined as...read more
Cellular therapy may not be something you’ve ever heard of, but if you’re living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), you should definitely check it out. In fact, cellular therapy from the Lung Health Institute may have 3 specific benefits for you. What...read more
For many years, we’ve been told high-fat diets are bad and that high-carb diets are the way to better heart health. However, new evidence may be turning this convention on its head. In fact, high-fat diets can help patients who have chronic obstructive pulmonary...read more
If you’re a patient suffering from a chronic lung disease, you may have heard the term regenerative medicine. However, you may not know exactly what this term means. The Lung Health Institute reveals what regenerative medicine is and the steps involved in our own...read more
At 66 years old, David has enjoyed sailing since he was 10. In 2006, he noticed that it was getting harder to breathe, and he was diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) three years later. The effects of COPD caused David to become depressed and...read more
If you’ve recently quit smoking, our health care team at Lung Health Institute wants to congratulate you on taking this positive step. However, we know the urge to smoke is a powerful force to fight, particularly for people who have been smoking for years. 3 Ways You...read more
At the Lung Health Institute, our health care team knows finding a lung-healthy snack can be hard to find. That’s why we’re offering this recipe for Greek yogurt with walnuts and raspberries that may help you Breathe Easier™. The yogurt base of this recipe is great...read more
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....read more