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COPD Resources

When facing a diagnosis of COPD, it is important that you are aware of all the resources available to you. Find out more information about organizations and support groups that are dedicated to COPD. Discover books and magazines that will provide a wealth of information about COPD. Learn where to find additional information from related websites. Find out all the latest news about COPD.
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Stem Cell Pioneers
Meet dozens of other COPD patients and patient advocates who have either had, or are interested in, stem cell therapy for COPD.

COPD Information Line
Fellow COPD patients man this line daily and are available to answer your calls at 1-866-316-2673.

COPD International
A comprehensive website to help you learn more about COPD. Site amenities include COPD educational information, a COPD message board, advice for quitting smoking, tips for caregivers and much, much more.

International COPD Coalition (ICC)
The International COPD Coalition (ICC) is a nonprofit organization made up of COPD patient organizations from around the world, who work together to improve health and healthcare access for patients who have COPD.

Global Initiative for Obstructive Lung Disease
The Global Initiative for Obstructive Lung Disease (G.O.L.D.) works to raise awareness of COPD in an effort to improve prevention and treatment of the disease for patients around the world. Learn how you can help.

Become an Ex
Smoker that is! Learn how to quit smoking by joining this interactive support group.

COPD Support Inc.
Being diagnosed with COPD can often cause you to feel frustrated, lonely and hopeless. It is important that you know you are not alone. Visit COPD Support Inc. to find out how they can help you cope during this difficult time.

Prepare to Quit Smoking With a Free Email Course
Commit to quit smoking by preparing yourself to quit. Sign up for this great, free email course to help you quit smoking from About.com's Smoking Cessation Guide Site.

The American Thoracic Society
The American Thoracic Society is committed to the prevention and treatment of respiratory disease through research, education, patient care and advocacy. Find out more by visiting their site.

The American Lung Association
Find a wealth of information about lung health by visiting the American Lung Association today.

Tobacco.org
Discover all the latest news and updates about your friend and foe, tobacco, by visiting tobacco.org today.

COPD Foundation
A wealth of information about COPD can be found here, including a COPD information line and caregiver line.

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
Brought to you by the US Department of Health and Human Services, this website provides information about networking, research, clinical trials, educational campaigns and more that has to do with COPD.

COPD Digest
Read the COPD Digest online at this website to find the latest news about COPD.

The Pulmonary Paper
Be informed and stay in control of your disease by visiting the Pulmonary Paper, an online publication dedicated to the support of respiratory health.

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