How to Handle COPD DiseasesCOPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) is the illness that becomes dangerous worldwide in the nowadays.

There are two kinds of COPD suffered by the people such as Bronchitis and Emphysema. Both of them attack respiratory tract.

These diseases can damage your lung and airways with feeling of difficult to catch the breathing. Chronic Bronchitis can occur if the bronchial tubes are inflamed or the airways clogged by the mucus or inflammation. Meanwhile Emphysema occurs in the lungs when the small air sacs are destroyed or cannot absorb air.

Below are the symptoms of COPD as follows:

– You feel wheezing and tightness in your chest.

– You are difficulty of breathing or shortness of breath.

– It’s very hard to exercises and jogging without resting for a while.

– You suffer of continuous cough because of mucus.

If you feel like that above mentioned, please do not hesitate to consult with your Doctors. Below are the steps:

– For physical examination.

– Doing simple breathing test like Spirometry.

– Checking with chest x-ray and knowing about normal chest x-ray criteria.

– Medial Check-up with Laboratory Test.

Some people will ignore these symptoms and assuming that’s a normal problem of getting older or just flu. COPD will make you some disadvantages like:

– Decreasing your quality of life.

– You become vulnerable to get heart problems.

– Disturbing your daily activities and also your rest.

– You are susceptible to get flu or pneumonia.

The most important thing about COPD is your treatment and early detection can prevent deterioration. Most causes of COPD are by smoking, air pollution or chemical exposure in your occupational area.

Below are the Prevention Steps of COPD:

– Stop Smoking Now! Because tobacco is the main risk for your health.

– Minimize air pollution in your home.

– Taking vaccine regularly is recommended.

– Keep clean from pollutants, make ventilation and another health steps.

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