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A systematic review showed that breathing exercises may help improve walking speed for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is unclear whether breathing exercises help people with asthma. Benefits from breathing exercises do not seem to be better than exercising.
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Rated on: 4/13/2015 1:58:04 PM
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