COPD and Exercise

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Exercise is part of a healthy lifestyle, but COPD patients often feel it is not safe or even possible for them. They are concerned about dyspnea, or shortness of breath, and they fear they might make their disease worse. However, there are exercise options and programs for people with COPD, and your doctor can help come up with the right … Read More

Traveling with COPD

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Today is World COPD Day, and a perfect opportunity to learn about traveling with COPD. People with COPD can enjoy taking trips away from home, even those patients who are on oxygen therapy. Traveling with COPD requires some preparation, including talking to your doctor, but with advanced planning people with COPD can enjoy safe and fun trips. The COPD Foundation … Read More

COPD and Oxygen Therapy

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Patients with COPD may need supplemental oxygen to help their bodies and organs function normally. Oxygen therapy is prescribed by a physician and can be used at home, either short or long-term. Since supplemental oxygen needs vary, there are different oxygen delivery equipment types to best fit your oxygen needs and lifestyle. Oxygen therapy can help you stay active and … Read More

How’s COPD Diagnosed?

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November is the National COPD Awareness Month and a perfect time to get a spirometry test. A spirometry test can help your doctor diagnose COPD. It is an easy test that measures how well your lungs are working. People with early stage COPD may not notice symptoms until the disease progresses to the moderate stage. Leaving COPD undiagnosed and untreated … Read More

November is the National COPD Awareness Month

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a name used to describe progressive lung problems such as chronic asthma, chronic bronchitis, and emphysema. Smoking is the main cause of COPD, but breathing in secondhand smoke, other chemicals and pollution may also put you at risk. If you are over the age of 40 and are a smoker you may be at … Read More

Belluscura Expands its Patent Portfolio Covering Respiratory, Postoperative Recovery and Artificial Intelligence

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Belluscura plc, improving healthcare through innovation, in conjunction with its exclusive research partner Separation Design Group, announced today the recent filing of three patent applications and the notice of allowance of a fourth application in the fields of respiratory, postoperative recovery, sedation/sleep monitoring and artificial intelligence. The latest patent application, titled “System and method for improving patient recovery postoperatively,” involves … Read More

Belluscura PLC Closes Out Latest Private Placement Funding Round of $1.935M

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Belluscura plc has raised US$1.935M in a private placing with a further US$346,000 coming in the form of loan conversions. The placing was priced at US$0.18 (£0.13) per share, giving Belluscura a post-money valuation of approximately US$4.3M. Established in 2015, Belluscura has so far launched three products with two more in development. The money raised will be used to further … Read More

Belluscura plc to Present at 2018 UK Investor Show and Mello 2018

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Belluscura plc (“Belluscura”) will be attending and presenting at the 2018 UK Investor Show (www.ukinvestorshow.com) on April 21, 2018 at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in London, UK. On April 26 and 27 Belluscura will be attending and presenting at Mello 2018 (www.mello2018.com) at the Derby Conference Centre in Derby, UK. Regarding both investor conferences, Bob Rauker, CEO of … Read More

Belluscura Ltd Raises US$1.3M and Converts $0.268m in Loans to Equity in Latest Financing Round

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Belluscura Ltd. (“Belluscura”) has concluded a private placement to raise approximately US$1.33m (the “Private Placement”) through Dowgate Capital Stockbrokers and converted loans equal to approximately US$268k to equity under the same terms as the Private Placement. This Private Placement was priced at US$0.18 (13p) per share, giving Belluscura a post-money valuation of approximately US$3.7m. Belluscura will extend the Private Placement … Read More

2017 Vascular Annual Meeting

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June 1st -3rd, 2017 Come visit us on June 1st, 2nd & 3rd at Booth 806, during the Society for Vascular Surgery’s 2017 Vascular Annual Meeting in San Diego. Get an upclose look at the Wire Caddy™ Wire Management System, and meet Dr. Shaun Samuels, M.D., inventor of the Wire Caddy™.