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Tai Chi Benefits People With COPD
Tai Chi Benefits People With COPD Graceful Exercise Increases Endurance, Balance, and Quality of Life WebMD Health News By Matt McMillen Reviewed by Louise Chang, MD More from WebMD Hurricane...
FDA Approves New Inhaler for COPD
FDA Approves New Inhaler for COPD Tudorza Pressair Approved for Long-term Management of COPD WebMD Health News By Denise Mann Reviewed by Louise Chang, MD More from WebMD Hurricane Sandy’s...
Wii Fit Exercises May Help COPD Patients
Wii Fit Exercises May Help COPD Patients Wii Workouts May Help Patients Improve Muscle Tone, Fitness, Researchers Say WebMD Health News By Bill Hendrick Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD...
Acupuncture May Be Worth a Shot for COPD
Acupuncture May Be Worth a Shot for COPD Small Study Shows Acupuncture May Help People With COPD Breathe Easier WebMD Health News By Denise Mann Reviewed by Laura J. Martin,...
Nation's Air Improving, Even in L.A.
Nation's Air Improving, Even in L.A. Air Quality in Most Polluted Cities Is Best in Over a Decade, Report Finds WebMD Health News By Salynn Boyles Reviewed by Laura J....
Cured Meats May Worsen COPD
Cured Meats May Worsen COPD Eating More Than 1 Slice of Ham Per Day May Raise Risk of COPD Flares WebMD Health News By Denise Mann Reviewed by Laura J....
Study: Vitamin D Has No Clear Benefit for COPD Patients
Study: Vitamin D Has No Clear Benefit for COPD Patients But Vitamin D Supplementation May Reduce COPD Flare-ups in People With Severely Low Levels WebMD Health News By Denise Mann...
Study: 1 in 4 People Likely to Develop COPD
Study: 1 in 4 People Likely to Develop COPD Researchers Say Risk of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Is Higher for Men Than Women WebMD Health News By Salynn Boyles Reviewed...
Long-Term Antibiotic May Reduce COPD Problems
Long-Term Antibiotic May Reduce COPD Problems At 1-Year Mark, Azithromycin Reduced COPD Flare-ups WebMD Health News By Kathleen Doheny Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD More from WebMD Hurricane Sandy’s...
Respiratory Disorder Seen in Iraq, Afghanistan Veterans
Respiratory Disorder Seen in Iraq, Afghanistan Veterans Study Shows Some Service Members Return From the Middle East With Constrictive Bronchiolitis WebMD Health News By Jennifer Warner Reviewed by Laura J....
COPD Prevalence Stable, but Death Rate Declines in Men
COPD Prevalence Stable, but Death Rate Declines in Men CDC Report: COPD Prevalence Rate Relatively Unchanged in Previous Decade WebMD Health News By Matt McMillen Reviewed by Laura J. Martin,...
Vitamin D May Improve Breathing for COPD Patients
Vitamin D May Improve Breathing for COPD Patients Study Shows Improvement in Lung Function for COPD Patients Who Get Vitamin D Supplements WebMD Health News By Brenda Goodman, MA Reviewed...
Walking Speed May Indicate Severity of COPD
Walking Speed May Indicate Severity of COPD Study Shows Walking Test Helps Measure Risk of Hospitalization for COPD Patients WebMD Health News By Brenda Goodman, MA Reviewed by Laura J....
Worst U.S. Air: Bakersfield Calif.; Best: Honolulu, Santa Fe
Worst U.S. Air: Bakersfield, Calif.; Best: Honolulu, Santa Fe Lung Association Says Air Pollution Kills, Ranks Best/Worst U.S. Cities, Counties WebMD Health News By Daniel J. DeNoon Reviewed by Laura...
Hands-Free Faucets Not Germ-Free, Study Finds
Hands-Free Faucets Not Germ-Free, Study Finds Electronic Faucets May Be More Contaminated With Disease-Carrying Bacteria Than Manual Faucets, Researcher Says WebMD Health News By Matt McMillen Reviewed by Laura J....
EPA Proposes New Mercury Air Pollution Rules
EPA Proposes New Mercury Air Pollution Rules Standards Proposed by Environmental Protection Agency Will Cut Mercury Released by Power Plants WebMD Health News By Brenda Goodman, MA Reviewed by Laura...
New Technique May Help Diagnose Asthma, COPD
New Technique May Help Diagnose Asthma, COPD Study Shows 4 Biomarkers May Be Helpful in Diagnosis of Respiratory Conditions WebMD Health News By Salynn Boyles Reviewed by Laura J. Martin,...
FDA Approves New Drug Daliresp to Treat COPD
FDA Approves New Drug to Treat COPD Daliresp Will Be Sold in Pill Form to Treat Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease WebMD Health News By Bill Hendrick Reviewed by Laura J....
COPD Patients May Have Risk of Shingles
COPD Patients May Have Risk of Shingles Researchers Suggest People With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Get Shingles Vaccine WebMD Health News By Denise Mann Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD...
Frequent Flare-Ups a Worse COPD Type?
Frequent Flare-Ups a Worse COPD Type? Even in Milder COPD, Frequent Exacerbations May Mean Worse Disease Type WebMD Health News By Daniel J. DeNoon Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD...
Scientists See Serious Health Risks in Gulf Oil Spill
Scientists See Serious Health Risks in Gulf Oil Spill Repiratory, Mental Health Problems Among the Dangers From Exposure to Oil WebMD Health News By Bill Hendrick Reviewed by Laura J....
Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals Are Indoor Risk
Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals Are Indoor Risk Researchers Find EDC Levels Are Higher Indoors Than Outdoors WebMD Health News By Kathleen Doheny Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD More from WebMD Cystic...
COPD Patients May Be Overtreated With Steroids
COPD Patients May Be Overtreated With Steroids Study Shows Lower-Dose Steroid Treatment May Be as Effective as High-Dose WebMD Health News By Denise Mann Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD...
Beta-Blockers May Help COPD Patients
Beta-Blockers May Help COPD Patients Medication May Cut Respiratory Flare-ups in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease WebMD Health News By Kathleen Doheny Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD More...
Vitamin E May Lower Women's Lung Disease Risk
Vitamin E May Lower Women's Lung Disease Risk Study Finds Slight Reduction in COPD Risk in Women Who Regularly Take Vitamin E Supplements WebMD Health News By Kathleen Doheny Reviewed...

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