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.
Episode 2Learn 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.
Episode 4Portable Concentrators vs. Stationary Concentrators
This video will compare the differences between portable and stationary oxygen concentrators. Portable concentrators are ideal for people who want to live an active life and enjoy traveling. Stationary concentrators were designed for people who require supplemental oxygen at night or require oxygen higher than 3 liters per minute. Learn what oxygen solution is right for your needs.
Episode 5COPD Support Groups
Discover COPD support groups like COPD Foundation, American Lung Association, COPD - Learn More, Breathe Better and our COPD Facebook group: American Medical Facebook Community.
Information on in our videos and on this page is for reference and educational purposes only. For more information talk to your doctor or primary care provider.
Updated: August 1, 2023