COPD lung problem

Asthma & COPD – Frequently Asked Questions!

By Dr. Vivek Patil, Pulmonology 1. What is Asthma? Asthma is a chronic, inflammatory disease of the lungs in which the airways narrow leading to symptoms like coughing, breathlessness, chest tightness, wheezing, often in response to triggers such as exposure to an allergen, exercise, or emotional stress. 2. What are the common…

10 Ways To Treat Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease!

By Dr. Manav Manchanda, Pulmonology Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease is an umbrella term used to describe progressive lung diseases like chronic bronchitis, emphysema non-reversible or refractory asthma. The symptoms include breathlessness, shortness of breath, persistent coughing, wheezing, frequent cold and flu and tightness in the chest. Smoking is one of the major…

Pulmonary Diseases – Know Types Of It

By Dr. Arunesh Kumar, Pulmonology Pulmonary diseases are some of the most commonly experienced health conditions all over the world. Millions of people suffer due to various causes including genetics, smoking, pollutants and infection. Now lungs are one of the most important and complex organs of the body. They are the apparatus through which…

Diet Tips for COPD

By Diet Clinic , Dietitian/Nutritionist COPD or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a complication of the lung where you have difficulty in breathing properly. The symptoms range from coughing, shortness of breath and tightness in the chest. It is primarily caused by smoking cigarettes, while some other causes can be dust and…