Better living with COPD


Better Living with COPD provides a detailed overview of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and how to manage the condition. This book is recommended for people at any stage of the disease. This resource covers:

  • The Lungs
  • Diagnostic tests
  • Risk Factors
  • COPD medicines
  • Preventing and managing a flare up
  • Exercise
  • Breathlessness, breathing control and energy conservation
  • Airway clearance
  • Home oxygen therapy
  • Diet
  • Swallowing
  • Mental Health
  • Intimacy
  • Travel
  • Community Support Services.

If you would like to learn more about these topics contact Lung Foundation Australia’s Information and Support Centre 1800 654 301.