8 Ways to Prevent COPD Flare-Ups

8 Ways to Prevent COPD Flare-Ups

You're in Control. With COPD, it can feel like there's a lot that's out of your control. At times, even your breathing may seem to have a mind of its own. But the reality is there's plenty you can do to make your life easier and keep flare-ups at bay.

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  2. How is COPD Treated? National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health (http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/copd/treatment.html)
  3. Taking Action, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health (http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/lung/copd/breathing-better/taking-action.htm)
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