Creator: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Description: "Just because you don’t smoke doesn’t mean you’re not susceptible to a lung condition that is quickly becoming one of the leading causes of death worldwide. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, makes it difficult to breath and is commonly caused by exposure to cigarette smoke. In this podcast, Dr. Letitia Presley-Cantrell discusses COPD."
Description: "Find out what you need to know about this chronic condition. In this program, you'll get advice on how to best manage COPD from an expert in the field: Dr. Robert T. Schreiber, a pulmonary medicine specialist at Nassau Chest Physicians in Massapequa, New York. You'll hear about what COPD is, get tips for managing COPD day to day, find out how quitting smoking benefits COPD, learn about COPD treatment options, and more."