https://www.healthcentral.com/article/lose-weight-for-better-lung-health-belly-fat-can-be-worsening-your-symptoms
COPD

Lose Weight for Better Lung Health - Belly Fat Can Be Worsening Your Symptoms

    Kathi  MacNaughton

    Kathi MacNaughton

    @kathihealth

    Kathi is an experienced consumer health education writer, with a prior career in nursing that spanned more than 30 years — much of it in the field of home health care. Over the past 15 years, she's been an avid contributor for a number of consumer health websites, specializing in asthma, allergy, and COPD. She writes not only as a healthcare professional, but also as a lifelong sufferer of severe allergies and mild asthma, and as a caregiver for her mother with COPD.