Monthly Archive: September 2018

spirometry testing

Spirometry Testing

What is spirometry testing? Spirometry testing is a test to measure how much air you can breath, how much you can breath out and how fast you can breath out. These measurements are very...

Natural Asthma Remedies

Caution Before I get into some common asthma remedies let me be clear. I would never advise anyone to replace their current treatment with natural remedies alone. This could be flirting with disaster. Every...

pulmonary rehab

Pulmonary Rehab-Could It Benefit You?

If you have chronic lung disease pulmonary rehabilitation, or pulmonary rehab may be of great benefit to you. Pulmonary rehab is a program designed to help you manage your disease and improve your quality...

acute bronchitis

Acute Bronchitis

When respiratory symptoms arise you can feel miserable. What starts as a common cold or bacterial infection can turn to acute bronchitis rather quickly. Smokers and people living in areas where there is a...

what is copd

What is COPD?

What is COPD? COPD stands for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. The acronym COPD is an umbrella term for all the lung diseases that fall under the obstructive disease category. An obstructive lung disease makes...

control childhood asthma

Steps To Control Childhood Asthma

Asthma is the most common chronic (long-term) childhood disease. In the U.S. about nine million children are diagnosed with some form of asthma. Up to ten percent of children in Europe also suffer from...

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