Four Steps to Manage Your COPD Exacerbations

COPD is an acronym for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and it is not a single disease rather a term used to describe a group of respiratory conditions like bronchitis, emphysema, irreversible asthma, and so on. In this article we will discuss about COPD exacerbation. Globally, COPD is the fourth major cause of mortality/death; it is more … Read more

What is a Pulse Oximeter and What Does it Measure?

Living with lung disease such as COPD, emphysema, and lung fibrosis can be a struggle. However, you can live an enjoyable life filled with quality by following a simple, daily routine that includes good self-care. If you require oxygen, there are portable and stationary systems to meet your oxygen needs, which can minimize the inconvenience … Read more

What Is A Pulse Oximeter And When Is It Used?

A Pulse Oximeter is a small & lightweight monitor, which attach to a fingertip painlessly to monitor the amount of oxygen in the blood. Cardiac and respiratory failures are among the leading causes of deaths globally. If the issues with heart are well recognized, people somewhat neglect the importance of respiratory health and monitoring. Therefore if … Read more

Managing Your Child’s Asthma Using A Nebulizer

Nebulizers are a medical device that delivers an inhaled medication to the lungs. The medication is a fine mist and as your child breathes this mist in via a mouthpiece or mask it will help them to breathe better. Here are the steps to childhood asthma treatment with a nebulizer. Childhood Asthma Treatment – Nebulizer  … Read more