Tips and Resources — Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease COPD

3 Important Health Products for Monitoring At Home

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3 Important Health Products for Monitoring At Home
As the second COVID-19 wave spreads across the country, many Canadians are either locked-down or in self imposed quarantines. The consequence is significantly fewer medical appointments and trips to emergency. 

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What does a Pulse Oximeter Do? and Do you need one?

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What does a Pulse Oximeter Do? and Do you need one?
Finger Tip Pulse Oximeter like the one sold on the BIOS Medical website measures blood oxygen saturation or SpO2.  The device uses two frequencies of light (red and infrared) to determine the % of hemoglobin in the blood. 

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