COPD - managing stress and your mood

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - emotions; Stress - COPD; Depression - COPD

People with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have a greater risk for depression, stress, and anxiety. Being stressed or depressed can make COPD symptoms worse and make it harder to care for yourself.

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COPD and Your Emotions

How Your Emotions can Affect COPD

How to Manage Stress and Avoid Depression

When to Call Your Doctor