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Deborah Leader, RN

Updated Articles and Resources

By Deborah Leader, RN

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Treatment of Mild COPD Created: Tuesday, March 22, 2011 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Mild COPD is classified by the the Global Initiative for Obstructive Lung Disease as Stage I COPD. Learn more about treatment for mild COPD.
    • Treatment of Bronchiectasis Created: Wednesday, August 13, 2008 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Bronchiectasis treatment includes antibiotics, expectorants, avoiding respiratory irritants, flu shots, postural drainage, chest physiotherapy and surgical lung resection.
    • The Hazards of Cigarette Smoking Created: Wednesday, July 01, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Cigarette smoking is harardous to your health. It's a wonder then, why so many people do it. Learn the hazards of cigarette smoking from this cigarette smoking fact sheet." Saturday, June 14, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      AAT deficiency, or Alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency, is an inherited condition caused by a lack of a protective protein called alpha-1-antitrypsin (AAT)." itemprop="descriptit3'" --> itemprop="descri...
    • Lung Function Decline in COPD After Smoking Cessation Created: Monday, January 31, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Lung function decline in COPD should slow down after smoking cessation -- at least that is what most of the research says." itemprop="description">