CLEVELAND, OH--(Marketwire - Nov 9, 2012) - Do More With Oxygen, an online community for those affected by Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), released two new guides to better assist those diagnosed with COPD and their loved ones. The guides, "Living with COPD: 9 Questions to Ask Your Physician" and "8 Signs & Symptoms of a COPD Spell," are available for free at www.DoMoreWithOxygen.com.
Those affected by COPD or other respiratory ailments can visit Do More With Oxygen for educational and practical information for living with the disease. The website helps visitors understand the benefits of portable oxygen solutions and how they can provide patients with the mobility and independence they need to get moving more often -- resulting in a healthier, more independent lifestyle.
"Living with COPD: 9 Questions to Ask Your Physician" can be printed out and taken to doctor appointments to help patients with COPD absorb as much information about the disease as possible. A few questions include:
- What signs of a flare-up should I watch for?
- Is there a better oxygen solution for my lifestyle?
- How can I reduce my COPD symptoms?
To download a free copy of "Living with COPD: 9 Questions to Ask Your Physician," visit http://www.domorewithoxygen.com/questions-about-living-with-copd.
The guide "8 Signs & Symptoms of a COPD Spell" should be printed out and prominently displayed at home and other useful locations to help loved ones quickly identify common COPD flare-up symptoms. It offers tips for treating COPD spells provided by the Cleveland Clinic and advises when symptoms are serious enough to call a physician or emergency healthcare services. Some symptoms include:
- Increased coughing
- Swelling in lower extremities
- Unusual fatigue
To download a free copy of "8 Signs & Symptoms of a COPD Spell," http://www.domorewithoxygen.com/signs-symptoms-copd-spells.
About Do More With Oxygen
DoMoreWithOxygen.com is an online community that offers educational and problem-solving information for people diagnosed with respiratory ailments like Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), and those who care for them. Topics covered include portable oxygen solutions, exercising with oxygen, health and nutrition tips, guidelines for traveling with oxygen, oxygen safety and many more. To learn more, visit www.DoMoreWithOxygen.com.