Healthy muscles are a carrot on a string for healthy lungs
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a lung disease caused by long-term inhalation of harmful gases such as cigarette smoke. Scientists have recognized deterioration of muscle tissue, known as, as a secondary effect of damaged lungs. This frailty makes it difficult for individuals to move around and exercise, which is turn worsens the state of their lungs, causing an endless downward spiral in overall health.
Original Article Source Credits: sciencedaily, https://www.sciencedaily.com/
Article Written By:Osaka City University
Original Article Posted on: December 2, 2020
Link to Original Article: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/12/201202095145.htm