Assisted Living Community Benefits For COPD Patients

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is often caused by years of cigarette smoking. Symptoms of COPD include shortness of breath, fatigue, ankle swelling, frequent lung infections, wheezing, coughing, and exercise intolerance. Although many COPD patients can live independently in their own homes, others who have severe symptoms may need to relocate to an assisted living facility. Here are some care interventions that the assisted living staff can offer you if you have COPD. Read More