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COPD... cigarette smoking leads the list!
by Thomas F. Rosenberg, MD
This airflow limitation is usually progressive and is associated with an irritation or inflammation of the airway linings in response to noxious gases, primarily caused by cigarette smoking.

The initials COPD stand for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease that, to many people, sounds ominous. The American Thoracic Society defines this chronic disease as ďa preventable and treatable disease state characterized by airflow obstruction that is not fully reversible. This airflow limitation is usually progressive and is associated with an irritation or inflammation of the airway linings in response to noxious gases, primarily caused by cigarette smoking.
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Asthma Defined
by Thomas F. Rosenberg, MD
Viruses and weather changes play a significant role as asthma triggers Viruses and weather changes play a significant role as asthma triggers
Asthma is one of the most common diseases affecting over 30 million Americans. It may start in patients as young as one year of age or it may wait until they are 50. Asthma is a disease characterized by wheezing although many children may present with just a cough.
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