Best inhalers for treating COPD and asthma

Symbicort inhaler and Spiriva inhaler are approved by the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) for treatment of airflow obstruction, caused due to conditions like asthma, chronic bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or even emphysema. Symbicort inhaler comes in two variants with the Symbicort 160/4.5 for patients who are suffering from COPD and Symbicort 80/4.5 […]

Causes and Treatment methods for COPD patients

Many people make drastic lifestyle changes after receiving a health scare. It works well if you make these amends when the time is right, but if you start changing unhealthy habits in the niche of time, the chances are high that the damage is already done and is quite difficult to reverse. One such ailment […]

5 effective home remedies for treating COPD patients

Bad lifestyle choices have more impact on our health than we think. Bad eating habits, smoking, and chewing tobacco might seem cool when we are young, but these factors play a major role in bringing about deterioration before the process of aging even sets in. One such disease that is brought upon us due to […]

Life expectancy with COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, going by the household name of COPD, is a chronic condition. This condition is faced about approximately 24 million users till the current date. The primary organ affected by this disease is the lungs, the breathing capacity of the lungs drops significantly as their condition starts to deteriorate. The life expectancy […]

Respiratory disorders – the signs and treatments of COPD

COPD or Chronic Oppressive Pulmonary Disorder is not a single condition. It simply means a condition of the lungs which makes breathing difficult because of chronically constricted air passages. Chronic bronchitis, emphysema, asthma, cystic fibrosis, all can cause COPD. The cause is constant irritation of the lung specifically the bronchi and bronchioles and a genetic […]

Application of oxygen therapy for COPD

Oxygen therapy for COPD is more than 60-70 years old. In this long period, a vast amount of knowledge has been gained of both the advantages and dangers of the same. Newer ideas always spring and experiments and their evaluation is part of any scientific endeavor. Oxygen therapy is giving air enriched with oxygen to […]