If you have COPD, immediately stop smoking. Stopping smoking is very important to improve your lung health.

You should take your medicines as prescribed by the doctor. Visit your doctor regularly according to your treatment plan.

Ask your doctor for a COPD management plan. You will be advised emergency medication according to your symptoms and severity of COPD.

Make sure the environment around your house is clean. Avoid things that make it hard for you to breath like smoke, chemical fumes, etc.

If suggested by your doctor, enroll yourself in a Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program. It will help you in slowing down the ill-effects of COPD.

Ask your doctor regarding immunisation against viral diseases.

Adopt a healthy lifestyle and keep your body strong. Exercise regularly, eat healthy.