National COPD Awareness Month

November is COPD Awareness Month and helps raise awareness and educate caregivers and patients about COPD. To increase awareness of the disease, Oxygen Concentrator Store and American Medical Sales and Rentals will release a weekly video about Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

What are the top risk factors for COPD?

Episode 1

What are the top risk factors for COPD?
COPD develops slowly and usually worsens over time, and early treatment can help prevent lung damage, respiratory problems, and heart failure. The first step is to recognize risk factors. Learn the top three risk factors for developing COPD.

Posted: November 6, 2018
Learn what do after you've been diagnosed with COPD.

Episode 2

Learn what do after you've been diagnosed with COPD.
One of the best things you can do if you have recently been diagnosed with COPD is exercise regularly. Exercising regularly help improve circulation, increases energy, lowers blood pressure, strengthens bones, strengthens heart and lungs, and reduces stress and anxiety.

Posted: November 9, 2018


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Page last updated: November 9, 2018