COPD

Signs of COPD 02:45

Signs of COPD

In this video, Dr. Holly Atkinson discusses the signs of COPD. Symptoms usually form later in life. Smoking with COPD can progression your condition.

COPD Treatment 03:21

COPD Treatment

It's best to start COPD treatment as soon as you are diagnosed, including medications for COPD, as well as other non-medication treatments.

Preventing and Diagnosing COPD 01:57

Preventing and Diagnosing COPD

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 Drug Treatment Guide

Breo 02:14

Breo

Breo Ellipta is a combination of steroid Fluticasone, and beta2 agonist Vilanterol used for COPD maintenance. Breo is inhaled daily.

Advair 02:16

Advair

Advair is a drug used to control COPD. It is a long acting beta2 agonist and a steroid medication. Advair may be inhaled twice a day.

Brovana 02:05

Brovana

Brovana is an inhaled mediation prescribed for COPD treatment. Brovana is a combination drug that combines a beta2-agonist and a steroid.

Daliresp 02:00

Daliresp

Dalisrep is a prescription medication used for severe COPD symptoms. Dalisrep is in pill form, learn dosage and potential side effects of this drug.

Combivent 01:31

Combivent

Combivent is a combination drug with an anticholinergic and a beta2-agonist for COPD treatment, watch for proper usage and potential side effects

Spiriva 02:09

Spiriva

Spiriva is an anticholinergic drug used for COPD treatment. Watch this video to learn proper Spiriva dosage and potential Spiriva side effects.

What COPD Patients Should Know About Symbicort 01:46

What COPD Patients Should Know About Symbicort

This combination drug works in two ways.

Anoro Ellipta 02:19

Anoro Ellipta

Anoro Ellipta is a combination drug used for COPD. Anoro uses a long acting anticholinergic, and a long acting beta2 agonist.

Insights: COPD

Health Insights: COPD Overview 03:24

Health Insights: COPD Overview

COPD, or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, is an umbrella term that covers two common lung diseases: chronic bronchitis and chronic emphysema. In

Health Insights: COPD Flare-Ups 02:10

Health Insights: COPD Flare-Ups

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

Health Insights: COPD Diet and Exercise 02:50

Health Insights: COPD Diet and Exercise

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

Health Insights: COPD Treatment 03:29

Health Insights: COPD Treatment

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

Therapies for COPD

Important Questions to Consider for a COPD Diagnosis 02:43

Important Questions to Consider for a COPD Diagnosis

Dr. Sonali Bose discusses important questions to consider when you have a COPD diagnosis. First, what is COPD? COPD can be difficult to understand

COPD Treatment Options 02:06

COPD Treatment Options

Dr. Sonali Bose overviews finding the right COPD treatment option, how COPD drugs work, and the current understanding of COPD in the medical field.

Tracking Your COPD Symptoms with Your Doctor 01:11

Tracking Your COPD Symptoms with Your Doctor

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

Asthma Medication: Control vs. Rescue

Asthma Medications: What to Know About Control vs. Rescue 02:42

Asthma Medications: What to Know About Control vs. Rescue

Asthma treatment is more than just keeping an inhaler handy.