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What age does COPD usually start?

What age does COPD usually start?

Most people who have COPD are at least 40 years old when their symptoms begin. Genetics. This includes alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency, which is a genetic condition. Also, smokers who get COPD are more likely to get it if they have a family history of COPD.

What are the symptoms of stage 1 COPD?

Stage 1 COPD symptomsa persistent cough that produces a lot of mucus.a whistling sound known as wheezing when breathing.shortness of breath, especially with physical activity.a feeling of tightness in the chest.Mar 30, 2021