7 doctors weighed in:

Is smog especially bad for people with COPD or emphysema?

7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
3 doctors agree

In brief: Definitely

Smog is air pollution.
It increases risk of flare ups, likelihood of hospitalization, and causes increased use of medications.

In brief: Definitely

Smog is air pollution.
It increases risk of flare ups, likelihood of hospitalization, and causes increased use of medications.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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Dr. Rada Ivanov
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Smog is bad for anybody with a breathing disorder, including asthma, copd, emphysema, bronchiectasis etc.

In brief: Yes

Smog is bad for anybody with a breathing disorder, including asthma, copd, emphysema, bronchiectasis etc.
Dr. Rada Ivanov
Dr. Rada Ivanov
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