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You're in Control. With COPD, it can feel like there's a lot that's out of your control. At times, even your breathing may seem to have a mind of its own. But the reality is there's plenty you can do to make your life easier and keep flare-ups at bay.
Answer: True. There is no cure for COPD yet, and doctors don't know how to reverse the damage to the airways and lungs. However, treatments and lifestyle changes can help you feel better and slow the progress of the disease.