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Lung Health
Lung Health
Most of us take our lungs for granted until we experience difficulty breathing. Healthy lungs support the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide, essential for life. Many conditions can affect our lungs including: asthma, bronchitis, emphysema and cancer. Learn about lung health and what you can do to keep them healthy.
Chronic obstructive lung disease, also known as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), is a general term for a group of conditions in...
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Learn about asthma. Explore the types of asthma and read information about their symptoms, causes and treatments. Continue reading!
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Allergies are abnormal reactions of the immune system that occur in response to otherwise harmless substances.
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Your bronchial tubes are responsible for delivering air to your lungs. When these tubes become inflamed, mucus can build up. The coughing...
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Asthma isn't a stranger to the golden years. Find out what can make asthma in seniors challenging. And...
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More than half of those with COPD don't even know they have it. Most are smokers. Learn about the...
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This simple five-question quiz can tell you whether your asthma is out of control. The quiz is recognized by the National Institutes of...
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Spirometry is a simple breathing test that is used to diagnose and monitor lung problems. Discover how...
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Pulmonary rehabilitation can help people with chronic lung disease live more fully and comfortably.
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Exercise is a common prescription for people with COPD. Find out how exercise can help you live with chronic bronchitis or emphysema.
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Do you have breathing problems? Take this survey to find out if you are at risk for COPD.
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