Learn to manage COPD at free workshop

BUCKHANNON – HomePlus of Buckhannon is sponsoring a free informational event for those diagnosed with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease on Feb. 10 at the Lewis County Senior Center.

Licensed Respiratory Therapists Haley Wilson and Donna Snider will lead the session and provide information about understanding a COPD diagnosis including implementing new lifestyle choices and learning self-care skills.

“There are many measures one can take to manage COPD more effectively,” said Wilson. “By attending this workshop patients and their family members will learn ways to keep their lungs healthy, how to monitor their condition, therapy choices and more.”

The event targets seniors but is open to the public. Time will be allotted for individual questions and


For more information about the free event, call HomePlus at 304-637-3630 or 304-472-7402. The Lewis County Senior Center is located at 171W. 2nd Street in Weston, 304-269-5738.