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Dates
1st Nov 2019
to 31st Dec 2019

Age Range
All ages

Venue
University Hospital Limerick

Address
Universiy Hospital Limerick
Limerick

Limerick C.O.P.D Singing Project

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)  is a chronic, incurable respiratory condition that affects over 400,000 Irish people. It has immense personal, societal and socioeconomic repercussions and management has been cited as a HSE and Governmental priority.

Singing has been identified as an amazing way of treating some of the physical and psychological issues associated with COPD, as good vocal tech addresses many of the breathing abnormalities and as a community based intervention it has a hugely positive impact of problems of social isolation, anxiety and loneliness that frequently afflicts people with COPD. 

Please note that the details of events listed above are provided by the relevant Local Authorities.

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