5 Facts About Country Star Patty Loveless and COPD Awareness


Patty lost her sister to emphysema

Patty is a spokesperson for the Drive4COPD campaign

Patty wrote the song "Drive" for the campaign in honor of her sister

Patty is not at risk for COPD

Patty is passionate about lung health

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