What vaccinations are important for COPD patients?
Expert pulmonologists discuss the importance of influenza and pneumonia vaccinations for people living with COPD. Vaccines can protect COPD patients against some strains of flu and pneumonia and can lower the chances of getting flare-ups and needing hospital care.
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