Home > Medical > COPD > About COPD About COPD All sections in COPD » About COPD » COPD and Medication » FAQs » Living with COPD » COPD News » Smoking » The Lungs Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic lung disease. It is characterised by obstruction of airflow that cannot be fully reversed. Symptoms include breathing difficulty, cough, sputum production and wheezing. Subscribe to the Newsletter » Join us on Facebook » Ask Stop Smoking Expert » Ask CyberDoc » Anti-Tobacco Art load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher!