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65% of Singaporeans have not heard of COPD, a survey finds
 

65% of Singaporeans have not heard of COPD, a survey finds

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Six out of 10 individuals have not heard of chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD), a recent survey by Changi General Hospital's respiratory medicine department found.
 
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3 Dec 2016 - General
 
Ignorance can never save anyone indeed. If you lack knowledge, you will really not know you are wrong until you really know you are wrong. Just like in healthcare, people don't believe that smoking is the number one factor that can cause COPD that's why they still smoke perhaps. The survey reveals lacking of knowledge regarding their health. But it is not yet too late to change. Smokers can still stop their habits to decrease the percentage of putting themselves in having COPD. They say ...
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