Dillon.G 7th Period, Mrs.Mackey.
COPD or Chronic Obstructive Polmonary Disease.
Famous People With COPD.
Many famous people have passed away from COPD including:
-King Edward VIII, who smoked 12 cigars and 20 cigarettes a day.
Is there a cure to COPD?
Where is COPD most common?
COPD is a very common disease in America, about 15 million people currently have it.
Worldwide, 329 Million people have COPD with the highest rate in China.
This disease has shot up 22% in the past few decades. The death rate has grown more in men, but more woman have the disease than men but their mortality rate is lower.