The Cause And Symptoms Of COPD.—–Maintaining Good Health COPD The Cause And Symptoms.
There are many diseases that can affect us as we age, we have looked at some of them already you can check them out at my website healthandwellnessforboomers.com.
In today’s, blog post we are looking at
COPD. (Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
Wikipedia definition is (Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a type of obstructive lung disease characterized by long-term breathing problems and poor airflow.
The main symptoms include shortness of breath and cough with sputum production. COPD is a progressive disease, meaning it typically worsens over time.
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Let’s look at the other Lung disease that affects the blood vessels. In my last article, we looked at pulmonary embolism(https:
//healthandwellnessforboomers.com/lung-disease-affecting-the-blood-vessel-maintaining-good-health ), and in this post, we take a look at pulmonary hypertension.
What is pulmonary hypertension?
Pulmonary hypertension (PHT) is high blood pressure in the heart-to-lung system that delivers fresh (oxygenated) blood to the heart while returning used(oxygen-depleted) blood back to the lungs.
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