Many people cannot take breathing for granted. Every breath can be a major accomplishment for those suffering from asthma, emphysema, and bronchitis.
As with all diseases, it is helpful to be as informed as possible. Learn about the disease, treatments, and side effects. There are many resources to help you do this, some are listed below.
Managing your environment, diet and stress levels are an important part of improving your health.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Asthma Publications and Resources: http://www.epa.gov/asthma/publications.html
National Institute of Health, Asthma Information: http://health.nih.gov/topic/Asthma
The Mayo Clinic Emphysema page: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/emphysema/DS00296
Medline Plus, Emphysema Information: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/emphysema.html
The National Emphysema Foundation: http://emphysemafoundation.org/
Research substances, treatments and diseases at PubMed: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/
Another good source of information is: http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov, an Archive Of Biomedical And Life Sciences Journal Literature at PubMed Central.
BioMed Central is also a good site to find scientific research papers: http://www.biomedcentral.com.
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