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How To Use Your RESPIMAT Inhaler (Video)

How To Use Your RESPIMAT Inhaler (Video)

This is the official step-by-step video on how to prepare and use your Respimat inhaler from Boehringer. Please click >>>here<<< For even more information on your Respimat inhaler, click the link below from Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates: >>> here <<<      

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Screening for Lung Cancer

Screening for Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States and worldwide. Approximately 85 percent of lung cancer deaths occur in current or former cigarette smokers. Lung cancer is cancer that forms in tissues of the lung, usually in the cells lining air passages. Lung cancer that is detected early, before spreading […]

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Breathe Pennsylvania

Breathe Pennsylvania

Breathe PA is a non-profit organization that empowers individuals through awareness, education, and direct services. Visit their website to learn more about assistance with Co Pays for Pulmonary Rehab, medications, and much more. Click here: http://breathepa.org/

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What is Pulmonary Rehab?

What is Pulmonary Rehab?

Pulmonary rehabilitation is a program of exercise, education, and support to help you learn to breathe—and function—at the highest level possible. Generally patients who participate in pulmonary rehabilitation improve their ability to exercise and can be more active with less shortness of breath. At pulmonary rehabilitation you’ll work with a team of specialists who will […]

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Stem Cell Therapy For Lung Diseases

Stem Cell Therapy For Lung Diseases

We frequently are asked about stem cell transplant for the treatment of COPD. Unfortunately there are no scientific studies published in peer reviewed journals (the ones that matter) that support the use stem cell therapy for lung disease. There is ongoing research in this potential treatment but based on current scientific information it cannot be […]

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Keeping Your CPAP Mask On At Night

Techniques to Keep a CPAP Mask on at Night The American Sleep Apnea Association reports that continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is the most effective way for treating obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep apnea occurs when the airway is blocked, most often when the tissue of the throat caves in and closes during sleep. A CPAP […]

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Sleep Hygiene

Sleep Hygiene

  What is sleep hygiene? Sleep hygiene is a variety of different practices that allow you to have normal, quality nighttime sleep and full daytime alertness. Following these tips will help you to sleep better and feel more alert during the day. What are some examples of good sleep hygiene? The most important thing is […]

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CPAP and BiPAP Cleaning and Maitenance

CPAP / BIPAP Machine Cleaning and Maintenance Suggestions Taking proper care of your CPAP equipment is vital to assuring successful treatment of her sleep apnea. With a little extra time added to your morning routine, you can keep your sleep apnea device and all of its accessories working at maximal efficiency. Nearly all CPAP or […]