Why Seniors are More at Risk for COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, also known as COPD, is the most common chronic lung disease among seniors. Seniors are more at risk of having COPD than younger people because aging may mean more lung damage and exposure to risk factors. It is also likely that cells do not repair themselves as quickly and easily as the body ages.
3 min read 2 Oct 2019 Read More