COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) Introduction Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a progressive and debilitating respiratory condition that affects the lungs and the body’s ability to breathe effectively. It is a chronic inflammatory disease that causes obstructed airflow from the lungs, making it increasingly difficult to breathe over time. COPD is a umbrella term […]

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Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis Introduction Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder that affects various organ systems, primarily the lungs and digestive system. It is a chronic and progressive condition caused by mutations in the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) gene, which regulates the movement of salt and water across cell membranes. This genetic defect leads

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