Sharing the Health! – March 2017

Sharing the Health! ResMed announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared AirMini™, the world’s smallest continuous positive air- way pressure (CPAP) device. ResMed’s tiny yet fully-featured AirMini™, to be launched later this year, is designed as a secondary CPAP, making it easier for people to contin- ue their sleep apnea therapy while traveling.…

Sharing the Health!- January 2017

Sharing the Health! Our friend, oxygen user Nancy Pearsall, offers her BreathWarmers to protect your airways against the cold this winter. Visit www.breathwarmers. com to pick your color and order, or call (810) 653-8006. They are also available at www.amazon.com. Cost is $16.99 plus $2.95 for shipping. Donna P. of Bethesda, MD, has two web…

Sharing the Health!-July-2016

Sharing the Health! I recently purchased an oximeter directly from the company who first started making them – Nonin. (Also found out that the name Nonin stands for “Non-Invasive” – meaning you don’t have to have your blood drawn to find out what your oxygen saturation is.) I’ve had the same Nonin oximeter for over…

Sharing the Health! – May 2016

Sharing the Health! I would like to share that if anyone is on the medications Breo Ellipta or Spiriva, you can get Breo Ellipta free for one year and pay no more than $10/month for Spiriva. You may qualify even if you have insurance. See www.mybreo.com/COPD or call 1-888- 825-5249 and www.spiriva.com/copd/why-spiriva/savings-and-support for more information.…

Sharing the Health! – March 2016

Sharing the Health! COPD Advocates, Jim and Mary Nelson, recently attended the National Institute of Health Town Hall meeting in Bethesda, MD. It was a gathering of health clinicians and those with COPD, meeting to draft a national action plan for dealing with COPD. Jim says it was a lot of work, and hopefully the…