Patricia C., FLI have COPD and secondary pulmonary hypertension and have been bothered by smoke from both wildfires and planned burns recently. The planned burns were done on windy days--not too smart. Also, in my class at pulmonary rehab, we were told not to exercise outdoors. That's pretty sorry state of affairs, wouldn't you say?
First published: May 16, 2012
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