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How to Budget and Afford a Portable Oxygen Concentrator

Mar 29, 2021 8:47:28 PM / by Ana Eyssimont posted in Medication and Treatment, portable oxygen concentrator, wellness goals, Inogen, Caire Freestyle Comfort

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Oxygen is the most essential property of life, yet many people don't even have the ability to utilize oxygen properly due to chronic conditions such as Chronic Pulmonary Respiratory Disease (COPD). COPD is an illness that obstructs your airways either due to excess mucus clogging your airways, or your airways becoming swollen, or a mixture of both of these conditions. 

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7 Benefits of the Inogen One G5 Portable Oxygen Concentrator

Feb 12, 2021 2:03:20 PM / by Daniel Seter posted in COPD, Medication and Treatment, Portable Oxygen, portable oxygen concentrator, G5 oxygen concentrators, oxygen therapy, COPD education, COPD management, wellness for seniors, Inogen One G5, Inogen

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Nowadays, life is all about choices. We get to choose where we shop, eat, work, and much more. For the most part, this is a positive thing because it allows us the freedom to create a life that’s suited to our wants and needs. Oxygen patients, for example, can benefit from many decades of improvement in oxygen device technology and they have a wider array of options available to them than ever before including oxygen tanks, liquid oxygen tanks, stationary oxygen concentrators, and portable oxygen concentrators.

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An Overview of the Three Types of Emphysema and What Causes Them

Jan 29, 2021 4:04:15 PM / by Daniel Seter posted in COPD, Medication and Treatment, Respiratory Resource Center, diet, G5 oxygen concentrators, oxygen therapy, wellness goals, exercise, COPD education, COPD management, wellness for seniors, Inogen One G5, Inogen

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The Inogen One G3, G4, and G5: Which One is Best for You?

Jan 14, 2021 5:24:09 PM / by Ana Eyssimont posted in portable oxygen concentrator, Inogen, Inogen One G3, Inogen One G4

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What's the Difference Between a Respirator, Ventilator, and Oxygen Concentrator?

Dec 22, 2020 4:05:31 PM / by Daniel Seter posted in Medication and Treatment, Respiratory Resource Center, Portable Oxygen, portable oxygen concentrator, G5 oxygen concentrators, oxygen therapy, asthma, sleep apnea, COPD education, COPD management, Respironics SimplyGo, Inogen One G5, Inogen, Caire Freestyle Comfort

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19 Gift Ideas For People on Oxygen

Dec 17, 2020 6:50:38 PM / by Ana Eyssimont posted in Portable Oxygen, Tips and Hacks, Inogen, gift guide

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We created another holiday blog from LPT Medical, and this one's dedicated to all of the oxygen patients out there! After writing a blog about 2020 holiday gift ideas for people with COPD we decided that we also wanted to create a blog specifically for respiratory patients that utilize supplemental oxygen therapy.

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How to Prevent Headaches if You Have COPD

Dec 8, 2020 3:14:52 PM / by Daniel Seter posted in Medication and Treatment, Respiratory Resource Center, Portable Oxygen, Tips and Hacks, diet, portable oxygen concentrator, G5 oxygen concentrators, oxygen therapy, wellness goals, exercise, COPD education, COPD management, wellness for seniors, Inogen, Caire Freestyle Comfort, Mental heath

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7 Benefits of the Caire FreeStyle Comfort Portable Oxygen Concentrator

Nov 13, 2020 3:56:16 PM / by Daniel Seter posted in Respiratory Resource Center, Portable Oxygen, portable oxygen concentrator, G5 oxygen concentrators, COPD education, Inogen One G5, Inogen, Caire Freestyle Comfort, Inogen One G3

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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an umbrella term that represents two separate diseases: chronic bronchitis and emphysema. The former affects around 8.9 million Americans and the latter affects around 3 million Americans. One of the characteristics of both of these diseases, however, is that they both develop over the course of many years leading to permanent and irreversible damage to the lungs and airways.

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7 Tips for Staying Safe During the Holidays if You Have COPD

Nov 4, 2020 11:49:53 AM / by Daniel Seter posted in COPD, Medication and Treatment, Respiratory Resource Center, Portable Oxygen, Tips and Hacks, diet, portable oxygen concentrator, G5 oxygen concentrators, wellness goals, exercise, COPD education, COPD management, wellness for seniors, coronavirus, Respironics SimplyGo, Inogen One G5, Inogen, Caire Freestyle Comfort

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From the novel coronavirus to devastating wildfires, 2020 has been a challenging year for us all. But for people with chronic respiratory illnesses like COPD or asthma, this year has been the ultimate test. The good news is that, by following all COVID-19 safety precautions stated by the World Health Organization (WHO) and by checking the air quality index (AQI) before leaving the house, many COPD patients have adjusted nicely to a new way of life.

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Comparing the Three Best Portable Oxygen Concentrators of 2021

Oct 18, 2020 6:14:18 PM / by Ana Eyssimont posted in Respiratory Resource Center, portable oxygen concentrator, G5 oxygen concentrators, Respironics SimplyGo, Inogen, Caire Freestyle Comfort

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There are a few areas of focus that are great for comparing portable oxygen concentrators. However, people’s oxygen requirements vary from person to person, based on their pulmonary illness, severity, and their overall health. Then, there are other confounding variables like personal choices, daily lifestyles, and priorities that also vary from patient to patient and play a valuable role in your decision to buy a portable oxygen concentrator.

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