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Exercise and COPD

Temple exercise physiologist, Rick Medina, discusses the benefits of exercise for those with COPD and also gives some helpful tips on what types of exercises are best.

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All of Your Questions About Mucus, Answered

Changes in mucus can sometimes signal a serious health problem.

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Life After a Lung Transplant

Frequent monitoring and a focus on good care help make for a successful transplant.

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Where to Turn When the Diagnosis Is IPF

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis can be difficult to diagnose. That’s why you need to see a pulmonologist who specializes in the condition.

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All About Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction (BLVR)

BLVR can be a life-changing procedure for people with severe emphysema.

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CTEPH Surgery Gave Me My Life Back

After a life-changing operation at Temple Health, my 10-year struggle with breathlessness and fatigue caused by CTEPH finally ended.

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4 Things to Know About Tracheobronchomalacia

Learn why you shouldn’t ignore that barking cough.

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How to Prevent COPD Flare-Ups

Check out these 8 tips to help you avoid worsening COPD symptoms and how to spot a flare-up.

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Can Asthma Symptoms Be Something Else?

A variety of conditions can cause breathing problems, including conditions that aren’t lung-related like GERD and postnasal drip. Getting your diagnosis right means better treatment.

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