What is asthma? In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh explains what exactly happens during an asthma attack, as well as what causes an asthma attack.
In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh explains different types of asthma triggers and identifies various symptoms of asthma for patients to look out for.
Diagnosing asthma can be difficult. Dr. Preeti Parikh explains the diagnosis process, and how managing asthma is achievable.
Ami shares her story on adult onset asthma. She talks about her first asthma attacks, how it affected her, and how she now is in control of her life.
Asthma treatment is more than just keeping an inhaler handy.
In this video, Dr. Holly Atkinson discusses the signs of COPD. Symptoms usually form later in life. Smoking with COPD can progression your condition.
It's best to start COPD treatment as soon as you are diagnosed, including medications for COPD, as well as other non-medication treatments.
In this video, Dr. Holly Atkinson explains how to prevent COPD, and outlines processes for diagnosing COPD, such as a PFT (pulmonary function test).
COPD, or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, is an umbrella term that covers two common lung diseases: chronic bronchitis and chronic emphysema. In
Flare-ups from COPD are common and often involve shortness of breath, increased coughing and an increase in fatigue. A typical flare-up lasts several
Being underweight is often a problem for people with COPD. In the video above, Dr. Sonali Bose shares some tips on how to maintain a healthy weight in
In addition to quitting smoking, COPD can be treated by a variety of medications. Rescue medications are used a few times a day to help with flare-ups
Dr. Sonali Bose discusses important questions to consider when you have a COPD diagnosis. First, what is COPD? COPD can be difficult to understand
Dr. Sonali Bose overviews finding the right COPD treatment option, how COPD drugs work, and the current understanding of COPD in the medical field.
When living with COPD, it is important to inform your doctor of your COPD symptoms. Make sure they are aware of any new or worsening COPD symptoms
Lung cancer type informs treatment, so get educated.
If you don't smoke, you still need to know about these lung cancer causes.
Doctors wish patients paid more attention to these.
Here's what to know about diagnosing lung cancer as early as possible.
Dr. Abraham Chachoua, a doctor who treats patients with lung cancer, explains the different stages of non-small cell lung cancer.
You’ve gotten the news. Now what?
Most lung cancers are found when they’re harder to treat, but breakthrough therapies are prolonging and improving patients’ quality of life.
“No patient deserves to have lung cancer, whether they've smoked or not.”
“Patients diagnosed with lung cancer need help. No one can do this alone.”
What to eat when you don’t feel like eating.
“Immunotherapies have really caused a paradigm shift in our treatment of lung cancer patients.”
Many lung cancer patients see improvement after just a couple weeks.
You know this, but smoking affects every inch of your body.
In this video, Amanda Dunbar tells her personal success story of how she quit smoking after twelve years of smoking cigarettes.
There are several different ways to quit smoking. One of the most common strategies is nicotine replacement therapy.
Once you decide to quit smoking, nicotine withdrawal can have unpleasant side effects.This video explains new ways to deal with stress and anxiety.
Amanda Dunbar talks about all the ways her life improved since she quit smoking cigarettes. Food tastes better and she has an extra kick in her step.
Once you have decided it is time to quit smoking, it is important to set a quit day.
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