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Chronic Lung Disease: Coping Tips for Caregivers - VHL HealthSheet #40213_VA
When someone you love has chronic lung disease, such as pulmonary fibrosis, sarcoidosis, or COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), it can change both of your lives.
Chronic Lung Disease, Day-to-Day Care: for Caregivers - VHL HealthSheet #40217_VA
With chronic lung disease, even getting in and out of bed can be difficult. Coping with the physical limits of these conditions can be a challenge for both your loved one and you.
Chronic Lung Disease: Notes for Family and Friends - VHL HealthSheet #88793_VA
Being close to someone with chronic lung disease will likely mean some changes in your life. As your loved one copes with chronic lung disease, you may be asked to be a helper, caregiver, or source of support.
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