COPD and Oxygen Therapy Guidelines: When Is It Necessary?
WebMD discusses the guidelines for recommending oxygen therapy to COPD patients and how it should be used.
COPD Exacerbation Symptoms: Wheezing, Coughing, and More
Get the facts from WebMD about the symptoms of a COPD exacerbation.
COPD Comorbid Conditions: Heart Disease, Osteoporosis, and More
WebMD discusses common conditions that can be present with COPD and can affect the patient''s prognosis. See the list of the most common comorbidities including heart disease and osteoporosis.
Preventing Exacerbations in COPD: Staying Healthy Tips
WebMD gives tips for reducing the frequency of your COPD exacerbations.
COPD Diet Guidelines: Protein, Calcium, Reducing Sodium, and More
Get dietary guidelines for COPD from WebMD. Learn about the roles of protein, calcium, sodium, fluids, and more.
Choosing an Oxygen Therapy Supply Company
WebMD provides a list of questions to ask when choosing a company for your oxygen therapy supplies.
COPD and Weight Loss: Improving Your Appetite
WebMD gives tips for improving your appetite when you have COPD and are losing weight.
Unplanned COPD Weight Loss Causes & How to Eat More Calories
WebMD discusses common causes of weight loss with COPD and gives tips for eating more calories.
COPD Oxygen Therapy Systems: Container/Storage & Delivery Systems
WebMD describes different types of oxygen systems used by COPD patients.
Borg Scale of Perceived Exertion with Exercise
WebMD discusses the Borg RPE and modified RPD scales used to determine exertion with exercise and shortness of breath.