Health Unmuted

Exacerbations, or flare-ups, are an unavoidable part of having COPD. And sometimes they are severe enough to require a hospital stay. That’s the bad news. But the good news is exacerbations can be treated, and there are steps you can take to avoid getting too sick too often. Jan, Jean, and our health experts talk about all things exacerbations and making a successful transition from hospital to home.

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Episode 1: What is COPD? COPD, or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, affects millions of people in the US and around the world.