Read what these experts have to say about lung health, treatments, nutrition, exercise, and more.
Nutrition and Wellness
At Lung Health Institute (LHI), our health care team knows a diet high in healthy fats can be helpful for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This type of diet can also be helpful for patients with other chronic lung diseases. However, you may...
There are many spices that may help COPD symptoms. Lung Health Institute reveals some benefits of turmeric and some lung-healthy recipes that use it.
Quick Tips and Innovation
If you have chronic lung disease, you can still enjoy backyard parties, fireworks and barbecues with family and friends this Fourth of July. With a little preparation, you can decrease your risk of flare-ups during the festivities. Several Fourth of July activities...
The number of people dealing with chronic lung diseases like chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) continues to grow. In fact, a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reveals that COPD makes breathing more difficult for more than 16...
Popular Lung Health Articles
Exercise can have a variety of benefits. It can help increase blood flow, lead to weight loss and reduce stress. However, if you have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), you may find it hard to convince yourself to exercise. Luckily, there are some fun...read more
There are many spices that may help COPD symptoms. Lung Health Institute reveals some benefits of turmeric and some lung-healthy recipes that use it.read more
If you’re someone who has been diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), you may have heard that some supplements can benefit your condition. However, you may not know that one of the most important supplements on this list is fish oil. In fact,...read more
At Lung Health Institute, we want to help as many patients as possible make changes to their daily lives to support their lung health. We understand that tobacco and nicotine are major contributors to chronic lung disease. We also understand it’s very difficult to...read more
Patients who are living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) may be able to benefit from many forms of treatment. Traditionally, these include a wide range of prescription medications. However, there are also complementary treatments for COPD you may be...read more
Popcorn lung sounds odd, but it’s actually a serious lung disease. Lung Health Institute reveals what popcorn lung is and some symptoms of the disease.read more
When many of us think about herbs and spices, our thoughts tend to go to cooking, and why not? Herbs and spices are a great way to make tasty and interesting dishes. However, you may not be aware that there are herbs and spices you can add to your food that may be...read more
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...read more
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