February 11, 2021 11:45 pm
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is caused by tobacco smoking and exposure to various air pollutants from indoor, outdoor and occupational sources, said Dr Sundeep Salvi, former director of Chest Research Foundation.
January 23, 2021 11:48 am
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January 07, 2021 11:04 am
The first and major effective method to avoid respiratory ailments is to quit smoking. "The ongoing pandemic is an opportunity for people who smoke to recognise the serious health risks associated with the addiction such as COPD, vulnerability for COVID-19 and consider quitting," shared the doctor.
November 18, 2020 1:39 pm
Air pollution can trigger respiratory infections that can further cause COPD attacks, said Dr Arvind Kate
November 18, 2020 9:47 am
This year, the theme of World COPD Day, observed on November 18, is ‘Living well with COPD - Everybody, Everywhere’
September 03, 2019 1:20 pm
It is always advisable to start slow and gradually build up on the intensity of the exercise. Make sure you have taken your prescribed medications appropriately.
July 10, 2019 10:08 am
COPD is a long-term condition linked to reduced lung function that causes inflammation in the lungs and a narrowing of the airways, making breathing difficult.
November 18, 2015 12:30 am
Recent studies indicate that 25-50% of people with clinically significant COPD don’t even know they have it.
January 10, 2015 2:24 am
The firm has been selling the drug in India under the trademark ‘Onbrez’ through Lupin since 2010.
June 27, 2012 1:28 am
Spirometry,a dignostic tool for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease remains poorly utilised in clinical practice,with few people having even heard of it,a survey has found out