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'Popcorn Workers’ Lung' Chemical Clue

'Popcorn Workers’ Lung' Chemical Clue

Flavor industry workers exposed to the butter-flavor chemical diacetyl may risk a rare lung disease called bronchiolitis obliterans, scientists say.......[Read More]
Detection of Air Trapping in COPD by Low Frequency Ultrasound

Detection of Air Trapping in COPD by Low Frequency Ultrasound

Is low frequency ultrasound an efficacious method for screening in COPD?......[Read More]
Severe Pneumonia in Intensive Care

Severe Pneumonia in Intensive Care

Severe pneumonia is a common disease that intensive care physicians have to fight -- using the most up-to-date tools and methods.......[Read More]
On Treatment but Still Sleepy

On Treatment but Still Sleepy

CPAP effectively reduces sleepiness in most obstructive sleep apnea patients, but some stay drowsy. What can be done for the daytime dozers?......[Read More]
Tips on Deep Breaths for Stuttering

Tips on Deep Breaths for Stuttering

The trick is drawing attention away from the stutter by slowing down.pilates-breathing stretching image by Leticia Wilson from Fotolia.comLearning to control stuttering helps you keep calm in social situations. Stuttering can be embarrassing and frustrating for those who have no control.........[Read More]
What Is Stage 1 Lung Cancer Life Expectancy?

What Is Stage 1 Lung Cancer Life Expectancy?

What is stage 1 lung cancer life expectancy? How does it vary among different people and what are the statistics?......[Read More]
Anaerobic Vs. Aerobic Respiration in Animals

Anaerobic Vs. Aerobic Respiration in Animals

As explained at Sparknotes.com, respiration is the process of organisms burning food to produce energy. There are two kinds of cellular respiration--aerobic and anaerobic. In aerobic respiration, glucose is broken down into two pyruvate molecules--with each molecule made of three carbons-- to form e......[Read More]
The Difference Between Healthy & Unhealthy Lungs

The Difference Between Healthy & Unhealthy Lungs

Healthy lungs are vital to well-being and extended life. The difference between healthy and unhealthy lungs is enormous. However, it takes more than not smoking to keep lungs healthy. Even if you're not a smoker, you can still sustain lung damage.......[Read More]
How to Control Breathing During Push-Ups

How to Control Breathing During Push-Ups

A lack of proper breathing control when performing push-ups very likely indicates a lack of proper form as well. When your breathing is out of sync with the movements of this exercise, you're more likely to rush through your execution and lapse into a sloppy form, which can result in a less effectiv......[Read More]
Cough Aerosol in Healthy Participants

Cough Aerosol in Healthy Participants

Just how far do droplets spread when a person coughs?......[Read More]
Determinants of Arterial Stiffness in COPD

Determinants of Arterial Stiffness in COPD

What's the recipe for prediction of arterial stiffness in patients with COPD?......[Read More]
Lung Transplant

Lung Transplant

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of lung transplant including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.......[Read More]
Breathlessness

Breathlessness

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of breathlessness including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.......[Read More]
Sarcoidosis

Sarcoidosis

Important It is possible that the main title of the report Sarcoidosis is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. .........[Read More]
Asbestos-Related Lung Diseases

Asbestos-Related Lung Diseases

Asbestos causes many health problems for humans. These problems are centered in the lungs, where particles of asbestos clog the tiny cells of the lungs. These diseases, such as pleural effusion, asbestosis, lung cancer, pleural plaques and malignant pleural mesothelioma, pose serious threats to the ......[Read More]
About the Causes of Shortness of Breath

About the Causes of Shortness of Breath

Shortness of breath has many causes, the most common being underlying respiratory or heart problems. This overview provides a detailed look at shortness of breath including risk factors and specific types.......[Read More]
Treatment for New, Deadly Coronavirus Shows Promise

Treatment for New, Deadly Coronavirus Shows Promise

Researchers report two drugs currently used to treat hepatitis C stopped virus from replicating in lab tests......[Read More]
Deep Breathing Exercises During Pregnancy

Deep Breathing Exercises During Pregnancy

As soon as you find out you are pregnant the worrying begins. Learn how to do deep breathing exercises while you are pregnant and you will feel much more relaxed. Also, you can use these exercises to help control and alleviate pain when it is time to have the baby.......[Read More]
Ventilation Options for COPD-References

Ventilation Options for COPD-References

A list of resources for information on Ventilation Options for COPD.......[Read More]