Love and Lung Disease – January 2019

Love and Lung Disease Just in case you always wanted to know but were afraid to ask, we found articles for you on sexuality and lung disease! Maintaining Your Sex Life with COPD, www.verywellhealth.com/sex-and-copd-914978 https://tinyurl.com/ydet83hd Sex and Breathlessness, www.blf.org.uk/support-for- you/sex-and-breathlessness How COPD Affects Your Sex Life, www.healthline. com/health/copd/sex#1

Editor’s Note – January 2019

Editor’s Note You may feel guilty for having smoked. You may think you need to lose weight or wish you had more money. There are many things we wish we could change about ourselves thinking it would make our lives better. If you can learn to live without expectations of others, you will take a…

Respiratory News-November-2018

    Respiratory News Pneumonia-causing bacteria can be spread through picking and rubbing the nose, according to research published in the European Respiratory Journal. Pneumococcus, the bacteria that can cause pneumonia, is known to be spread through inhalation of airborne droplets containing the bacteria, for example in coughs and sneezes. This study is the first…

Health Insurance Quiz-November-2018

    Health Insurance Quiz Which government program helps elderly Americans pay their health care costs? Medicare Social Security Medicaid WICC 2.In health insurance, what is meant by the term “network?” Hospitals owned by the same company Physicians who consult with other physicians Health care professionals that are part of health plan’s group of providers…

The Ryan Report-November-2018

    The Ryan Report Home Oxygen Guru – The HO2G Pen hearty ‘ho ho ho’ to everyone this holiday season from this writer, who sees the streak of white hairs in his beard and is therefore already prepping for his future part-time job as a mall Santa. I hope everyone has a great holiday…

Fibrosis File-November-2018

    Fibrosis File monARC Bionetworks is a company who wants to make it easy for you to share your health care data with researchers in what is known as a Patient Research Network. Members supply information from their past and current medical records as x-rays and laboratory results to researchers in hopes to pre-qualify…