What do you really know about your lungs?

What is C.O.P.D?

C.O.P.D, or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, is the medical term used to describe diseases of the lung that are associated with airway obstruction. C.O.P.D. is a progressive condition but partially reversible through treatment, especially when diagnosed early in its clinical course.
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What lifestyle changes can a person with C.O.P.D. make?

Some lifestyle changes that a person with C.O.P.D. can make are to quit smoking and avoid other irritants, prevent upper respiratory infections, do breathing exercises, control secretions, and physical exercise.