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Living Right: COPD

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder, better known as COPD has now become the 3rd leading cause of death in the United States.

Not only that, but the incurable disease is now affecting more women than men.

Mercy Hospital Cadillac has a special rehab program to help sufferers live a normal life. We spoke to one of the patients in this "Living Right" segment.

 

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