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While it’s one of the most anticipated seasons of the year, summer can also be the most difficult season for Canadians living with COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). We want to help you make the most of it! Here’s what you need to know about summer, and how you can enjoy yours this year.

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Asthma impacts different people in different ways. Most people are able to control their asthma with regular use of their controller medication and using their reliever medication when necessary.
However, for many it can be difficult to recognize when their asthma is not controlled. When asthma is well-controlled, you will experience little to no asthma symptoms.

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It is our pleasure to announce that in honour of the late Mitchell Baran, the founder and leader of the Trudell Medical Group of Companies, the City of London has renamed the portion of Third Street that two of the Trudell Companies are located to “Baransway Drive”.

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So why aren’t they used more widely?

A new review suggests that wider use of OPEP devices could reduce exacerbations and reduce hospital visits.

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Presented at the British Thoracic Society December 2018.

Having a child with asthma can be stressful for parents, especially for financially strapped ones struggling to pay for an arsenal of puffers and pills for their child’s treatment. Because of this, those healthcare professionals who recommend spacer chambers may suggest one of many lower-cost versions that are available on the market today. But focusing only on cost may be putting a child’s health at risk.

Posted in Press, News, Presented Research, AeroChamber Plus* Flow-Vu* Chamber, asthma, TM UK

If you suffer from Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (COPD), simple tasks can start to feel larger than life. While there is no cure, there are steps you can take to improve your health and quality of life.

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Improving patient outcomes for your respiratory patients may be as simple as adding a medical device to their treatment plan.

Join Dr. Alan Kaplan as he examines real-world evidence on patient outcomes with respiratory devices, and how they can make a difference.

WHEN: Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 2:00pm ET

Register here canadianhealthcarenetwork.ca/webinars

Posted in Events, News, asthma, COPD, AeroChamber Plus* Flow-Vu* Chamber, Aerobika*

TMI's High Altitude Sleep Mask

Trudell Medical International (TMI) is excited to announce its new High-Altitude Sleep Mask is now approved for sale in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

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By Pharmacist Karan Dhami

 

Why a September Asthma Peak? Image of Karan Dhami, Pharmacist, London, Ontario

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The first day of school is less than a month away! This can be a busy and exciting time for you and your children. However, if your child suffers from asthma it is also a good time to take steps to protect them from the “September Spike” - a time that coincides with the return to school where a mix of cold viruses and interrupted asthma management schedules create a perfect storm and cause a dramatic increase in asthma-related emergency room visits. Here are some steps you can take to ensure you are prepared:

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