Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Temple Hospital Testing An Herb-Based Pill For Common Breathing ProblemSpeedwell is a plant used for medicinal purposes in China and Korea to treat chronic breathing related diseases such as COPD, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
Managing COPDThere are certain tips that can help if you have been diagnosed with chronic obstructive piulmonary disease. The first is to quit smoking.
Advances In Treatment Of COPDDepending on the cause of COPD and the form, treatment can be very different. Scientists have developed an imaging bio-marker that can help.
Vitamin D and COPDWe often see COPD as the result of cigarette smoking and the damage done over the years. But now there is a report from the <em>Annals of Internal Medicine</em> that there could be a vitamin deficiency that contributes as well.
Medical Organization Warns Of Disease That Leaves You BreathlessThe Pennsylvania Medical Society is urging doctors and patients to pay a little more attention to a disease that can literally leave you breathless.
COPDIf you are a smoker, or if you smoked for many years, you are at far greater risk for developing emphysema or chronic bronchitis—both grouped as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD.