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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. CDC twenty four seven. Saving Lives, Protecting People
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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
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February 23, 2018
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Division of Population Health
Basics About COPD
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Urban-Rural Differences in COPD Burden
COPD: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment
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