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copd & steam room

will a steam room benefit copd
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I don't know what medical thinking is on this subject, but I have COPD and steam baths help me. I don't know about saunas (dry heat) because I haven't tried them.
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I don't know what medical thinking is on this subject, but I have COPD and steam baths help me. I don't know about saunas (dry heat) because I haven't tried them.
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Thanks for your answer I think I am going to try it
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Keep in mind that many of the medications you take for COPD are drying. That might be a reason for using steam baths. If you have a serious mucus problem, ask your lung MD to prescribe Mucomyst (acetylcysteine). It got rid of the bronchitis aspect of my condition completely and immediately.
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