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How can I have Pulmanary lung disease if I have NEVER smoked??????????????

By Anonymous February 28, 2014 - 11:54am
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Hi Anon

Thank you for your question and I am sorry to read about your diagnosis. 

While the main candidates for COPD arei indeed smokers, not all are. 

Other factors for COPD include:

  • Long-term exposure to chemicals, dust, and other substances that have been inhaled
  • Long-term cigar or marijuana smoking
  • Uncontrolled asthma
  • Long-term exposure to air pollution
  • Infections
  • Allergies

Have any of these affected you?


February 28, 2014 - 12:33pm
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