Ep06: Managing COPD Exacerbations or Flare-ups

COPD Podcast

Ep06: Managing COPD Exacerbations or Flare-ups

November 1, 2023

Ep06: Managing COPD Exacerbations or Flare-ups

An exacerbation, or “flare-up,” can look different for different people, like coughing fits, extreme tiredness, or fever. Practicing good health habits can help prevent flare-ups in the first place. But when you have a flare-up, it’s important to get treated right away. In this episode, we’ll answer questions like: what is the difference between a flare up and a “bad day”? How can you create a plan with your care team? And what can loved ones do to help?


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