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05 Sep

Long Beach Man Takes Part In COVID-19 Vaccine Trial at The Lundquist Institute

On a historic occasion this week at the Lundquist Institute in Torrance, CA, Jorge Vega, a Long Beach resident, became…

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How to Boost Your Immune System with Food

Your immune system is a complex series of cells and proteins that become activated in response to bacteria and viruses.…

14 May

The risk for COVID-19 associated pneumonia in those with underlying chronic lung disease

The COVID-19 pandemic is a truly global crisis that has touched every one of us in one way or another.…

09 Jan

A New Hope for COPD?

In 2007, the National Institute of Health’s National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute funded a research study called The COPD…

29 Aug

Get Your Flu Shot! The Importance of Annual Flu Vaccination for COPD Patients

  If you’re living with COPD, getting your flu shot can mean the difference between life and death.  The CDC…

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Cold or Allergy: What’s the Difference?

Are your symptoms from a cold or allergy? What is the difference between a cold and an allergy? How do…

04 Apr

Two New Studies for IPF Patients

Two new studies are gearing up at LA BioMed for IPF patients to begin mid-2019. “There are some small hints…

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Companion Conditions for COPD Patients [VIDEO]

In this video, part of a continuing series produced by Medscape, Dr. Laura Feemster of the University of Washington discusses…

22 Nov

Lung Cancer Mortality Decreased by Early Screenings

What if one simple thing could decrease your mortality risk from lung cancer by 26%? Or by 61%? Amazingly, a…