Lung Disease and COPD
What is COPD?
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, or COPD, refers to a group of diseases that cause airflow blockage and breathing-related problems. It includes emphysema, chronic bronchitis, and in some cases asthma. For more information visit http://www.cdc.gov/copd
There are many forms of lung disease. Use the Lung Disease Finder at the American Lung Association to learn about these diseases and their symptoms, causes, treatments and more.
Information on Lung Cancer and smoking cessation is available on this website.
For more information on Asthma, COPD, Influenza and Lung Cancer, please visit: www.lung.org .