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42 articles tagged Pulmonology
'Female on sofa coughing into elbow'

Who’s At Risk for RSV?

A little-known respiratory infection called RSV causes thousands of annual hospitalizations.

Pulmonology 'Patient holding thermometer during medical videoconference'

Distinguish Flu, Bronchitis, Pneumonia

If you never catch the flu in your lifetime, it’s a miracle. But if you contract influenza, or something similar, have an immediate action plan.

Pulmonology 'Female brushing teeth'

Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia Solution

Hospital-acquired pneumonia is killing patients. Yet there is a simple way to stop it.

Oncology 'Masked man colored lighting'

When Coughs Become Cancerous

Early oral cancer symp­toms are often unnoticed. Late-stage throat cancer symp­toms like hoarse­ness or persis­tent cough­ing require immedi­ate evaluation.

Otolaryngology 'Snoring couple in bed'

Snoring: More Than a Sleep Irritant

Snoring can be more than an irritant to your sleeping partner. It might also signal a dangerous condition called sleep apnea.


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Pulmonology 'Avoid Recirculated Air'

Avoid Recirculated Air

Avoid recirculated air within business buildings and inside automobiles under these conditions.

Pulmonology 'Four people lowering face masks'

Breathe Easier With Vaccine

As the coronavirus vaccine trickles down to the masses, you might exhale a sigh of relief. But remem­ber, we are not out of the woods.

Fitness 'Woman deep breath'

Ways To Increase Lung Capacity

You can increase lung capa­city for run­ning, swim­­ming under water and other forms of physi­cal fitness. More capa­city is also useful for rehabi­litation.

Pulmonology 'Woman smoking cigarette'

Vaping vs Tobacco Smoking Risks

While doctors struggle to get air into the lungs of COVID-19 patients, smokers inten­tion­ally reduce their capacity. But lungs are not the only harm.

Immunology 'More Names For Covid'

Popular Covid Names

Depending upon how close you have become with the disease, like many people, you may adopt more casual names for 2019 Coronavirus Disease.

Immunology 'Coronavirus Vaccine Reactions'

Coronavirus Vaccine Reactions

People are reacting to the COVID-19 virus after recovery while others react to the notion of an early vaccine promising high efficacy rates.

Immunology 'Aerosolized Virus Too Scary to Admit'

Adapting To Aerosolized Virus

This takes the coronavirus to a whole new level. What precautions must people take when air, in the absence of people, is contagious?


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