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COPD Self Management: Disease State Resources

Learn About COPD

Learn more about COPD from the Chest® Foundation.

Spanish guide also available.

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Smoking and COPD

Learn the basics and how smoking is related to COPD from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Spanish available.

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COPD

Learn about COPD from the American Lung Association.

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What is COPD?

Resources to understand COPD from the COPD Foundation including a COPD Management Plan for patients living with COPD.

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COPD Learn More Breath Better

Explore COPD from the NIH’s National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.

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COPD Communities and Hotlines

Pennsylvania Better Breathers Club

The American Lung Association’s Better Breathers Clubs meet regularly and features educational presentations on a wide range of relevant topics.

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COPD Information Line

Need help finding support and resources?  Contact the COPD Foundation’s toll-free COPD Information Line at 1-866-316-2673 staffed by COPD patients and caregivers.

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COPD Foundation YouTube Channel

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Living with COPD

A online chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) support group and discussion community from the American Lung Association.

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Lung HelpLIne & Tobacco QuitLine

A free service provided for patients by the American Lung Association.

1-800-LUNGUSA

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Smoking Cessation

Connect with a smoking cessation information specialist from NIH’s National Cancer Institute via live chat or phone.

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Smoking Cessation

Addressing behavioral risk factors, including smoking cessation, is an important component of COPD self-management. For more information, you can access the Smoking Cessation Toolkit for resources regarding Tools For Quitting and the Tools for Staying Tobacco Free.

Click here for the Tools For Quitting.

Click here for the Tools for Staying Tobacco Free.

 

 

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