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Respiratory Education

This program provides you with education on COPD, Asthma and Spirometry

COPD Education Program 

  • COPD new diagnosis education
  • Medication review
  • Smoking cessation
  • Medications
  • Breathing techniques
  • Energy conservation
  • Stress and anxiety
  • Managing Exacerbations
  • Maintaining an active lifestyle
  • Healthy diet
  • Sleep habits
  • Sex life
  • Leisure activities
  • Planning trips and vacations
  • Spirometry Testing
  • Action Plans

 

Asthma Education Program 

  • New Asthma Diagnosis (adult & child)
  • Medication review
  • Smoking cessation
  • Medications
  • Breathing techniques
  • Energy conservation
  • Stress and anxiety
  • Managing Attacks 
  • Maintaining an active lifestyle
  • Healthy diet
  • Action Plans

 

Spirometry Testing 

Spirometry is needed to make a firm diagnosis of asthma and COPD and to distinguish between the two. This is important because treatment of COPD is different from asthma. Together with the presence of symptoms, spirometry helps determine COPD and asthma severity and can be a guide to specific treatment steps.