Results for "Pulmonology and Asthma"

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How Is Flu Season Different During the COVID-19 Pandemic?
COVID-19 has put into question every aspect of our daily routine and put “stay healthy” at the top of everyone’s to-do list. Our lives are different, in...
Sep 08
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Myths & Facts About Bronchitis
A seasonal cold is no big deal. Once or twice a year, your week is thrown into slow motion, and you pack your system full of vitamin C in hopes of a quick...
Aug 31
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How to Minimize Unanticipated Lung Problems Caused by Campfires
Fire is part of the romance of summer. Don’t you just love an evening sitting on a blanket at the beach next to a roaring bonfire? Gathering with friends...
Jul 29
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Could Your Chest Pain Be Pleurisy?
So much is happening inside of our bodies all the time. Involuntary muscles are flexing, neurons are firing, your heart is pumping… there’s constant motion...
Jul 14
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How Your Asthma Action Plan Can Help You Breathe Better
If you have asthma, an asthma action plan is an important tool that can help you breathe easily and tackle your daily activities while keeping your symptoms...
Jun 27
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Cystic Fibrosis in Children: 5 Things Parents Should Know About Treatment
As a parent, you want to give your child the very best start in life. But when they are diagnosed with a life-threatening disorder like cystic fibrosis...
Apr 02
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5 Common Myths About COPD (Hint: There’s Help)
Think of your lungs as balloons. When you’re healthy, those balloons expand and contract as you breathe in and out. But for those with diseased lungs,...
Feb 19
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Should I Get an Air Purifier? The Pros and Cons
Like food and water, we need air to survive. While we are well aware of air pollutants outdoors, could the air in your home be bad for your health too?...
Feb 12
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Croup Could Be Triggering Your Baby’s Scary-Sounding Cough
A croup cough can be frightening for children and their parents. Children with croup have a cough that sounds like the bark of a seal. The child may also...
Feb 02
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What’s Causing My Chronic Cough?
In the age of COVID-19, coughing in public is about as unwelcome as in-laws on Spring Break. So, throw on your mask, squirt some hand sanitizer and follow...
Dec 14