Health Tip: The Benefits of Oxygen Therapy

(HealthDay News) -- Oxygen therapy provides extra oxygen if you have a health condition that prevents you from getting enough.

The National Heart Lung and Blood Institute mentions these potential benefits:

  • Improved shortness of breath.
  • Improved sleep, if you're bothered by a breathing disorder during slumber.
  • Improved quality of life and lifespan for some people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
  • Related Articles

    Asthma Myths That Can Hurt You

    Continue

    Vehicle Exhaust Drives Millions of New Asthma Cases Annually

    Continue

    More Americans Now Think Vaping Is Harmful

    Continue