The Ideal Daily Routine for Someone Suffering from COPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or COPD is an umbrella term which is used to cover a number of respiratory diseases. COPD affects the lungs which lead to the individual finding it difficult to breathe.

It mainly comprises of three conditions:

1. Emphysema

2. Chronic Bronchitis

As per the latest Global Burden of Disease study, there is an estimated average of 55 million individuals in India who are currently suffering from COPD.

What Are The Causes of COPD?    

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3 Myths About Inhalers That Just Aren't True

Did you know that inhalers aren't addictive? Yes, you heard that right! Asthma is a condition that all of us are familiar with. Unfortunately, most of the myths related to the treatment of asthma are just that – myths and in this day and age, they have created a major barrier between an asthmatic and the appropriate treatment. 

We recently kicked off the second phase of our #BerokZindagi campaign. The core philosophy of the same being - "Asthma Ke Liye, Inhalers Hain Sahi". Keeping this in mind, we decided to bust the major myths attached to the use of inhalers. 

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Try These Exercises If You Suffer From COPD

A common misconception that people have about Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder or COPD is that once experienced, the disease renders the person unable to perform physical activity. However, this is simply not true. Aerobic and cardiovascular exercises do go a long way in improving common symptoms of COPD such as shortness of breath.

People who tend to neglect physical activity due to their COPD usually suffer from a drop in muscle mass and cardiovascular function. Due to this, they find it difficult to breathe when completing even the simplest activity.

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Steps to prevent COPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or COPD is an incurable respiratory disease caused due to exposure to noxious particles and leads to airflow obstruction and irreversible damage to airways. By going through the right treatment, it can definitely be managed.

What Does COPD Include?

COPD mainly constitutes of two common conditions:

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FB Live Interview with Dr. Jagdish Chinnappa, Dr. Raja Dhar, Priyadarshini Chatterjee and Hetal Kamdar

One of the most alarming asthma facts is that more than 37 million Indians suffer from it.

After achieving our goal of creating awareness about asthma with the first phase of our campaign, we at Cipla recently launched the second phase of our #BerokZindagi campaign with the core message being "Asthma ke liye, #InhalerHainSahi".

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How Air Pollution Leads To Asthma

It’s time to put on your anti-pollution masks if you reside in Delhi, Patna, Gwalior or Raipur.

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