The COPD Digest
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COPD Digest, the first free, internationally-distributed magazine on COPD, currently has a circulation of 170,000 individuals. The Digest’s purpose is to disseminate up-to-date information on research, latest therapies, legislative issues, and other useful information for individuals with COPD worldwide.
The COPD Digest is published quarterly, and each issue is also available on the COPD Digest website. You can subscribe to the online magazine or to the print version by calling the C.O.P.D. Information Line toll free at: 1-866-316-COPD (2673).
The COPD Digest covers a wide-range of topics that are important for individuals with COPD, their families/caregivers, and members of the medical professional community. Though not limited to the categories listed below, the following lists some of the topics covered in every issue of the magazine:
Includes legislative updates, policy reviews, resources, and information on advocacy actions anyone can take to improve the lives and treatments of individuals affected by COPD.
Faces of COPD
Profiles courageous individuals with COPD who have found innovative ways to successfully manage their disease and overcome the many everyday obstacles caused by the disease.
Provides updates on COPD patients and groups who are taking an active stand in spreading awareness of COPD.
View from the Hill
Spotlights individuals who have influence over policy, rules, and the making of laws.
Presents news on products, technology, and treatments developing in COPD research.
Supplies resources and information that enables individuals to better collaborate with medical service providers, thus allowing folks to take control over their treatments.
Features the latest on clinical research trials and therapeutic developments related to the search for earlier diagnosis, better treatments, and a cure.