• Don't Blow Off Shortness of Breath?>

    Don't Blow Off Shortness of Breath

    by Stephanie Watson

    Shortness of breath (dyspnea) goes beyond feeling a little winded after you’ve exerted yourself. Unlike the temporary breathlessness you may feel after engaging in strenuous exercise, unexplained dyspnea should be medically evaluated.

  • Asthma May Predict COPD?>
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    Asthma May Predict COPD

    by Health After 50

    More than four in 10 middle-aged and older women with asthma go on to develop chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) as they age, according to a Canadian study. But lifestyle changes such as quitting smoking and losing weight can mitigate the risk.