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The Breathtaking Disease Called COPD

The Breathtaking Disease Called COPD

If you find that you have a relentless cough and a more than normal amount of phlegm, and if you feel as if you are short of breath when physically active, you may be experiencing the symptoms of COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease). This serious lung condition, which includes other diseases such as emphysema and … Read more >

California Research Forum on Lung Health

California Research Forum on Lung Health

Research into chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and emphysema can increase understanding of the causes and lead to improved treatments for these diseases. Through research, we can provide ways to extend the life and improve the quality of life for those suffering with COPD and emphysema. Over the past 40 years, Emphysema Foundation of America has … Read more >

Annual California Conference on Lung Health and COPD

Annual California Conference on Lung Health and COPD

Jointly provided by Cedars-Sinai and held at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, the Annual California COPD & Lung Health Conference brings together physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists and allied health care providers from health systems, hospitals, and community health clinics to educate and inform them about the research on diagnostic and treatment options for COPD patients. The … Read more >