One in Ten adults worldwide over the age of 40 may have COPD, killing more people than cancer. Take a few minutes to find out about COPD.
COPD stands for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
COPD is a common lung disease that obstructs the airways, making breathing difficult, usually caused by smoking. It can be prevented. When COPD develops, it can be treated, although it cannot be cured. The earlier it is detected, the better the results of treatment.
Walking up a flight of stairs.
Walking the dog.
Getting washed and dressed.
The cold weather increases respiratory problems and can be life threatening: