Expert pulmonologists describe what happens to COPD patients when their disease gets worse. A big problem that patients experience is increased trouble breathing as they go about their daily activities. If patients experience lung attacks or acute bronchitis on top of their COPD, it is a medical emergency that needs to be treated.
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