In this episode, Aleks discusses sleep positions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD. She will review the different sleep positions which help minimize the interruption of sleep for those living with COPD. Sit back, relax, and enjoy!
Aleksandra Pavlovic has worked as a Registered Respiratory Therapist for over 13 years, and has worked with both the adult and neonatal patient populations. She holds a Bachelors of Science and a Bachelors of Arts degree in addition to her Advanced Diploma in Respiratory Therapy. Aleksandra is a strong believer in patient empowerment and education to help them rehabilitate and resume their normal lives.
She has also been fortunate to volunteer her time with Ontario’s Lung Health Foundation and has learned that building awareness and providing a variety of resources will help individuals suffering from respiratory illnesses find valuable information that will lead them to a healthier lifestyle and be their best advocates.