Respiratory Conditions

Your respiratory system is essential for survival. Learn about respiratory diseases and lung disease symptoms.

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7 Home Remedies to Combat Shortness of Breath

When you just can't get enough air, the reason could be minor—or major. Recognize if you're facing a real emergency,...


If You Don’t Do This While Driving, Your Commute Could Be Toxic

Air pollution isn't just smelly—it can be deadly, and scientists have found a way to keep it out of your...


6 Ways to Keep Fall Allergy and Asthma Flare-ups Under Control

The American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) and its allergist members, doctors who are experts at diagnosing and...


7 Silent Signs You Could Have COPD and Not Know It

Cough, shortness of breath, wheezing, and other symptoms could seem like a cold or allergies. Here's how to know if...


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11 Exercises That Help Build Stronger Lungs

There are easy things you can do to improve your lung health. These exercises and breathing techniques are worth a...


Can Fish Oil Treat Asthma? Signs Point to Yes

If you have asthma, you may want to start popping fish oil supplements. Here's why.


Why Picking up This One Instrument Could Save Your Life If You Have COPD

Lung disease patients could live longer, healthier lives by exploring their musical sides.


Why You Should Never, Ever Spray Bug Spray in the House

Forget that it stinks and you can literally taste it: Spray it indoors and you'll be living with the chemicals...


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12 Silent Signs Your Lungs Could Be in Trouble

Wheezing, persistent coughing, shortness of breath while going up the stairs—these are some of the symptoms of lung disease to...


The Exact Speed to Walk or Bike to Breathe in Less Air Pollution

Sure, it feels great to ride like the wind—but according to new science, slowing down a bit could protect your...


5 of the Best Foods to Prevent Asthma Symptoms (And 3 That Make It Worse)

Your diet can play a big role in the severity of your asthma symptoms. Here's how to eat to...


10 Essential Steps to Prevent Your Next Asthma Attack

Even people with well-controlled asthma can experience flare-ups. Here’s an asthma action plan to prevent your next attack.


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Soothe stress, anxiety, and illness with the proper technique


Breathe Easier With Greater Lung Power

Have healthy lungs and breathe easier with these tips on a lung healthy lifestyle.