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Managing COPD

Breathing & Oxygen Therapy
Triggers cause airways to become inflamed. Avoiding or controlling triggers helps reduce symptoms and prevent flare-ups.
Pulmonary Rehabilitation & Exercise
Rehab combines exercise, emotional support, and education. You and your care providers work together to create a plan just for you.
Medications
Medications help prevent or relieve shortness of breath and other symptoms. To work, they need to be taken regularly.
Quitting Smoking
Smoking is a leading cause of COPD. Quitting is the best thing you can do for your lungs and your overall health.
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If you smoke, the best treatment for your COPD is to quit smoking. Talk with your doctor about the best smoking cessation method for you. 

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