Inflammation of the pleura without an effusion results in localized sharp pain made worse on deep inspiration, coughing and bending or twisting movements. Common causes are pneumonia, pulmonary infarct and carcinoma.
In this article the author insists he never gets the flu, and he also lists measures he uses - intentionally or otherwise - to keep from getting this disease.
Chronic obstructive is a type of obstructive lung disease characterized by chronically poor airflow. It typically worsens over time.
Cold viruses can be stopped through preventive and treatment methods, including cleaning techniques and traditional cooking spices that have centuries of success behind them.
is defined as the collapse of the lung resulting in reduced or absent gas exchange. It is a condition where the alveoli are deflated, as distinct from pulmonary consolidation.
It's hard to believe that people today still get pertussis but it happens more often than you think.
Having chest congestion is horrible and a trip to your doctor is advised. But you can relieve it naturally. Here you'll discover 10 natural ways to relieve chest congestion.
The effects of medical marijuana on lungs are unclear. Study on cannabis show evidence of lung damage, risk of lung cancer, emphysema and COPD.
Tuberculosis results from reactivation of the primary disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It is the most common cause of death world-wide from a single infectious disease and is on the increase in most parts...
Chronic coughs are not to be dismissed as long term cold or serious allergies. What are the common causes of a chronic cough?