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  1. Advocate enlights community about COPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | The Shorthorn

    ... is smoking cigarettes but isn't limited to that. A quarter of all patients diagnosed don't have a smoking history. COPD occurs when the lungs begin to lose elasticity, which makes breathing difficult. Airways can become inflamed and swollen, leading ...

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  2. AstraZeneca's Asthma Drug Flunks Two Late-Stage TrialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | BioSpace

    ... portfolio of medicines that reached more than 18 million patients in 2016. AstraZeneca's aim is to transform asthma and COPD treatment through inhaled combinations at the core of care, biologics for the unmet needs of specific patient populations, ...

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  3. Listening to our lungs 46 minutes ago According to the National...Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 31 | The Victoria Advocate

    According to the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, COPD, is now the third leading cause of death in the U.S., claiming 135,000 lives each year. More than 15 million Americans have been told they have COPD; according to a report from the American Lung Association, an estimated 3,722 Victorians are affected.

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  4. Sunovion Presents New Phase 3 Study Analyses Supporting Safety and...Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 31 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Sunovion Presents New Phase 3 Study Analyses Supporting Safety and Efficacy of SUN-101/eFlow for the Treatment of COPD Sunovion Presents New Phase 3 Study Analyses Supporting Safety and Efficacy of SUN-101/eFlow for the Treatment of COPD Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. today presented new secondary analyses of safety and efficacy data from the Phase 3 GOLDEN clinical study program for SUN-101/eFlow at the American College of Chest Physicians Annual Meeting 2017 held October 28-November 1, 2017, in Toronto, Canada.

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  5. 8 common complications of COPDRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 26 | CNN

    ... of the broad topic area. For more information, read the HealthGrades advertising policy. You're probably familiar with COPD's classic symptoms: cough, shortness of breath, wheezing, and chest tightness. But you might not be aware of the potential ...

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  6. COPD Foundation, Geisinger, GSK, and Jvion Team Together to Help COPD PatientsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 24 | PRWeb

    Jvion announced a collaboration with the COPD Foundation, Geisinger, GSK to improve the lives of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients. The four organizations are teaming together to help individuals with COPD stay healthier, avoid hospitalizations, and prevent readmissions following an inpatient stay.

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  7. Rheumatoid arthritis may raise COPD riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | Medical News Today

    New research suggests that people with rheumatoid arthritis are more likely to develop COPD, which is a group of lung diseases that damage the airways and cause problems with breathing. In the journal Arthritis Care & Research , the researchers describe how they found that patients with rheumatoid arthritis had a 47 percent higher risk of being hospitalized with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease than the general population.

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  8. Spa still plans midtown Muskegon location, despite delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 22 | MLive.com

    ... she said. It should feel like floating in space. Halotherapy is a salt-based treatment that can decrease symptoms of COPD, asthma, bronchitis, cystic fibrosis, eczema and psoriasis, McClain said. Halotherapy can also be found in Detroit. East of ...

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  9. COPD Awareness Rising: What to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 20 | Loudon County News

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease , a progressive lung disease that makes it hard to breathe, is the third leading cause of death in the U.S. and a leading cause of disability. While awareness about the disease is on the rise, many people with symptoms of COPD are not talking to their health care providers about them.

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  10. Sunovion Announces Seebria Neohaler (glycopyrrolate) Inhalation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | Business Wire

    ... for the long-term maintenance treatment of airflow obstruction in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and/or emphysema. SEEBRI NEOHALER is a long-acting muscarinic antagonist (LAMA). Sunovion ...

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  11. Hope for chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Polyphenols of various chemical structures found in grapes can have anti-inflammatory activity but it is challenging to find one that is effective as a drug. Prof Lin and co-workers have successfully identified a polyphenol that can potentially be developed into a drug for lung inflammation caused by COPD.

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  12. John Paul Kerby Sr. 1948-2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Chanute Tribune

    ... at a later date. Online condolences may be left at www.countrysidefh.com The family has suggested memorials to the: COPD Foundation and may be left with or mailed to the funeral home. Services are entrusted to: Countryside Funeral Home 420 S. 20th ...

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  13. How can nonsmokers get COPD?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | Medical News Today

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, known as COPD, is a common condition most often associated with smoking. However, nonsmokers, and even people who have never smoked, can also develop the disease.

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  14. The Scary Side Effect of Using Inhalers You Need to Know AboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... years of age to an increased risk of pneumonia . Now, a brand new study suggests that inhaler use by older asthma and COPD patients could raise the risk of another serious lung infection -a type of tuberculosis that is notoriously difficult to treat ...

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  15. New digital platform for patients with chronic illness could save health services millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Medical News

    ... Senior Developer. Ian Bond, 73, from South Wales in the UK, was diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) ten years ago, shortly after quitting smoking. He is one of 3 million people in the UK with the condition, which costs the ...

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  16. Druze-Jewish startup taps phone calls to monitor speakers' healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    Haifa-based Healthymize has an AI-based app that listens to voice patterns in patients with COPD and other ailments Sometimes having somebody listening in on your phone calls isn't a bad thing - it can even save your life. Haifa-based startup Healthymize has developed a fully automated, cloud-hosted, artificial intelligence-based app technology to monitor voice patterns in patients affected by a range of health problems, including asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease , heart failure and mental diseases.

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  17. COPD action plan shortens duration of flare-ups and reduces hospital admissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The University of Twente carried out the first study worldwide that shows patients with COPD and other illnesses have better outcomes if they follow a self-management programme with a customised action plan. Anke Lenferink of UT recently obtained a doctoral degree on this subject.

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  18. Self-management program with customized action plan results in better outcomes for COPD patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Medical News

    The University of Twente carried out the first study worldwide that shows patients with COPD and other illnesses have better outcomes if they follow a self-management program with a customized action plan. Anke Lenferink of UT recently obtained a doctoral degree on this subject.

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  19. ALung Receives IDE Approval to Conduct VENT-AVOID Trial of the Hemolung RAS for the US MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ALung Technologies, Inc., today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval of its Investigational Device Exemption to conduct a pivotal clinical trial of the Hemolung Respiratory Assist System for the treatment of adults with severe acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease . The FDA's approval of the IDE makes ALung's VENT-AVOID Trial the first pivotal trial of extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal for treating patients with COPD exacerbations.

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  20. Sympathies For CRS Executive Dir. Bill MayneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | AllAccess.com

    ... DEBBIE ABRAMS, in AUSTIN. ABRAMS' passing came after a years-long battle with CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE (COPD). MAYNE tells ALL ACCESS his sister's courageous battle with COPD was the inspiration for free screening of the disease for ...

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