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8 Ways to Rid Your Home of Allergens

8 Ways to Rid Your Home of Allergens If you’re one of the millions of Americans with seasonal allergies, you may think that staying indoors during allergy season will protect you from allergens. Not true! The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) reports that indoor allergens can be just as hazardous, making ridding your […]

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10 Ways to Stay Active without Exercising

10 Ways to Stay Active without Exercising Most adults spend the majority of their waking hours either sitting or performing low-intensity activities.[1] Experts say that prolonged, sedentary behaviors such as watching TV, playing computer or console games, working at your home or office desk, and riding in automobiles increases your risk of heart disease, diabetes, […]

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Frequently Asked Questions about COPD

Frequently Asked Questions about COPD You’ve just left your doctor’s office after being told you have COPD. You’re likely to be experiencing a number of different emotions right now ranging from confusion, to fear, to more confusion. Once you arrive home, you realize you were so overwhelmed by the diagnosis, you forgot to ask important […]

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Is it a Cold or the Flu? Understanding the Differences

Is it a Cold or the Flu? Understanding the Differences Is that stuffy head, runny nose, and nagging cough the result of a cold or the flu? The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases warns us that, while both share similar symptoms, it’s important to understand their differences to avoid complications.1 Symptoms of the […]

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Are You at Risk for Oral Thrush?

Are You at Risk for Oral Thrush? Oral candidiasis – commonly referred to as oral thrush – is a yeast infection of the mouth and throat that’s relatively uncommon in healthy adults. It’s normal for germs like bacteria and fungi to live inside the body in controlled numbers. Under certain conditions, they grow more rapidly, […]

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Preventing Weight Loss in COPD

Preventing Weight Loss in COPD Most of us find little to complain about when we lose a few pounds. In COPD, however, the mechanisms that cause weight loss – oftentimes breathing difficulties and energy depletion that interfere with eating a balanced diet – can lead to malnutrition, a common complication of the disease. The Risks […]

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