Author Archives: Marisa Wexler MS

Good Fitness Cuts Risk of COPD, Long-term Study Suggests

Having good heart and lung fitness in middle age reduces a person’s risk of developing, or dying, from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a new study shows. The results were published in the journal Thorax, in an article titled, “Midlife cardiorespiratory fitness and the long-term risk…