COPD

    Do You Have COPD?

    In 2011, 12.7 million Americans were estimated to have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). What’s even more alarming is the fact that another 12 million…

    4 Stages Of COPD

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease that tends to get worse over time. Although there is no cure, it can be…

    Why Does COPD Cause Weight Loss?

    Living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) means finding ways to breathe easier, but shortness of breath – dyspnea – doesn’t only affect your lungs. Shortness…

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    FDA Approves New COPD Drug

    A new drug to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). READ: What Is COPD?…

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    The Emotional Side Of COPD

    Living with COPD may cause fear, anxiety, depression, and stress. Here are some tips to feel more comfortable and relaxed… LIKE BlackDoctor.org on Facebook! Get…