Tag: importance of exercise with COPD

We know that a regular exercise program is good for all of us – but it’s absolutely essential for those with COPD. Even the most limited patient can achieve dramatic improvement by gradually increasing daily exercise. However, starting an exercise program can be the hardest part of exercising. PERF board member Mary Burns, RN, has written a very useful article on our website about how to get started exercising. Here’s her advice in a nuts