Living with COPD

By: St. Mary Medical Center Last Updated: November 2, 2012

Living-with-COPDAre you or someone in your family living with COPD? Emphysema, Chronic Bronchitis, and Asthma are all forms of COPD or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Taking care of yourself or a family member with COPD can get very confusing at times. Join Gaurav Kumar, M.D., to learn how to manage your disease at home. Learn how to develop an individualized treatment plan that includes setting daily goals, keeping track of medications, proper nutrition, and exercise to help improve the quality of your life.

Wednesday, November 14
St. Mary Medical Center Auditorium, West Patient Tower Entrance
1500 S. Lake Park Ave, Hobart

2-2:30 pm: Overview of COPD: Diagnosis and Treatment presented by Gaurav Kumar, M.D., Internal Medicine

2:30-4 pm: Spirometry Testing, COPD Screening and Symptom Awareness Information, COPD Exercises and Breathing Techniques, Ask the Doctor

Free. Registration is required. Call 219.836.3477 or 1.866.836.3477.