How Well Are You Managing Your COPD?

  • What's the best way to slow down lung damage due to COPD?

    Eat a healthy diet

    Stop smoking

    Get exercise

    All of the above

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  • You can avoid flare-ups at home by doing which of the following?

    Avoiding very cold air

    Not using a fireplace or wood stove

    Asking others not to smoke inside

    All of the above

    Correct Answer
  • Men with COPD are more likely to feel depressed than women.

    True

    False

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  • Overnight oxygen therapy can help you sleep better.

    True

    False

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  • What can pulmonary rehabilitation do for you?

    Help you breathe better

    Help you avoid needing to be in a hospital to treat your breathing

    Help you be strong enough to exercise

    Improve your outlook on life

    All of the above

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  • Pulmonary rehabilitation can teach you a new way to breathe.

    True

    False

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  • Walking is the best exercise for people with emphysema.

    True

    False

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  • Flying can make breathing problems worse.

    True

    False

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  • Medicines help people manage COPD, but not cure it.

    True

    False

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  • Strengthening exercises are good for people with COPD.

    True

    False

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