Costochondristis is a painful and serious lifelong condition which affects many people of different ages. Symptoms vary from chest pain, to shoulder pain to back pain.
After a pulmonary embolism or DVT many patients have no idea what they need to know or what questions that they should be asking their doctors. This is a list of questions that patients can take to their doctors after...
As a sufferer of chronic hyperventilation, I've put together my top ten tips on how to stop hyperventilating and get your condition under control.
Learn how a Bloodclot in your lung can cause serious medical problems. Learn the signs and symptoms of pulmonary embolism and what the causes are.
The estimated incidence is 1 million cases per year, with most effusions caused by congestive heart failure, malignancy, infections, and pulmonary emboli. The estimated prevalence is 320 cases per 100,000 people in...
Is there a difference between pneumonia, walking pneumonia and pneumonitis? What are their causes and how can these conditions affecting the lungs be treated?
Pneumothorax is air in the pleural space leading to partial or complete collapse of the lung and occurs spontaneously or secondary to chest trauma.
All respiratory diseases are detected through radiography investigations. Even if they are not, x-rays are still required to rule them out. You need to know the normal x-ray before detecting disorders
Bacteria and viruses cause us to suffer upper respiratory and gastrointestinal symptoms, among other problems. Learn how simple hand washing can save us a lot of grief.
Find out how and why radiation pneumonitis occurs, the symptoms of the condition, how it can be treated and other useful facts for sufferers.