COPD is the abbreviation of the disease called as a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease also called as chronic bronchitis or emphysema. It is known to be a progressive disease as the gravity of the disease goes on increasing as the time progresses, in other words, the symptoms worsen over a period of time. Many times, COPD is accompanied by coughing and the cough produces large quantities of mucus or phlegm (slimy flowy substance) The primary reasons for the affliction of COPD point towards smoking. There could be other factors involved like the common lung irritants like air pollution, chemical smoke, and other dust allergens. The patients experience extreme difficulty in breathing while sometimes a typical sound while breathing makes it problematic to be in social surroundings. Regular Salt room therapy can steadily heal the lung airways and provide relief.
Now that we are aware of the disease, we move ahead to discuss the effects of the disease.