Do any celebrities have COPD? Supermodel Christy Turlington is among the youngest celebrities with COPD. At the height of her modeling career, when she was only 31, Turlington was diagnosed with early-stage emphysema.
Can you live a healthy life with COPD? Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a challenge, but it isn’t one that needs to get in the way of a regular life. With a good diet, the right care, and some patience, you can live with it.
Are there any athletes with COPD? You don’t usually come across a triathlete with severe lung disease, but Russell Winwood is great at busting stereotypes. The Australian blogger has come a long way since being diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in 2011, which left him devastated.
What celebrities died from emphysema?
- Eddie Baker.
- Tallulah Bankhead.
- Margaret Anne Barnes.
- Sandy Baron.
- Miriam Battista.
- Samuel Beckett.
- Arthur Lester Benton.
- Faruq Z. Bey.