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Lisa Burkhart

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The Science Behind Corticosteroids and Bone Loss

Posted by Lisa Burkhart on Mar 20, 2018 12:43:44 PM

 

 

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Topics: COPD, COPD Treatment, bone loss

Traveling With Oxygen Has Never Been Easier!

Posted by Lisa Burkhart on Mar 2, 2018 10:21:57 AM

 

 

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Topics: traveling with oxygen, traveling with a portable oxygen concentrator, portable oxygen

COPD Medications and Increased Fracture Risk

Posted by Lisa Burkhart on Feb 28, 2018 10:57:55 AM

 

 

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Topics: COPD, COPD Treatment, Mobility

Top 10 Reasons to Buy A Mobility Scooter

Posted by Lisa Burkhart on Dec 7, 2017 12:39:19 AM

 

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How to Combat Back Pain Caused by COPD

Posted by Lisa Burkhart on Nov 15, 2017 7:12:42 AM

 

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Topics: COPD

Navigating the Holiday Season for those with COPD

Posted by Lisa Burkhart on Nov 14, 2017 1:46:02 AM

Halloween has passed and we are coming up quickly on the holiday season. This can be a taxing time of year for all of us but it can be especially tough on those battling a respiratory condition. We want you to be able to stay healthy and make holiday memories with your family and friends. We put together this guide for COPD patients as well as those hosting respiratory patients over the holiday season to help out!

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Topics: COPD, traveling with oxygen, traveling with a portable oxygen concentrator

Do More Than Go Orange for COPD Awareness

Posted by Lisa Burkhart on Nov 8, 2017 8:08:55 AM

November is COPD Awareness Month. Specifically the third Wednesday of the month is COPD awareness day. That’s coming up next week on the 15th!

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Topics: COPD

Is Stem Cell Treatment a Cure for COPD?

Posted by Lisa Burkhart on Nov 2, 2017 9:51:01 PM

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease that makes it difficult to breathe. The term COPD comprises several diseases the two most prevalent being emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Most people diagnosed with COPD have a combination of both. One of the most common symptoms of COPD is a chronic cough and excess mucus production. This chronic cough can lead to tightness of the chest, wheezing, and shortness of breath.

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Topics: COPD, COPD Treatment, stem cell

Time is Running Out for 2017 FSA and HSA Funds!

Posted by Lisa Burkhart on Nov 1, 2017 7:38:41 AM

It’s hard to believe that fall is here and we’re well on our way to holiday season. It signals that the end of the year is fast approaching and that means that the deadline to spend the funds in your Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and Health Savings Account (HSA) is approaching as well. Many plans rollover until the next year, while some have a, use it or lose it clause. To avoid losing your ability to utilize funds that are rightfully yours, it’s important to find out which kind of plan you have.

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Topics: portable oxygen concentrators, home oxygen concentrators, mobility aids

Insurance, Medicare and Portable Oxygen Concentrators

Posted by Lisa Burkhart on Oct 22, 2017 11:20:08 PM

 

 

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Topics: COPD, portable oxygen, Insurance and Medicare Coverage

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