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Pulmonology

Complications arising out of Respiratory Disease 1

The respiratory system sustains life and is critical to the health and well-being of an individual. Respiratory disease is a generic term that includes various infections, illnesses, diseases and disorders

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Shortness of breath can be serious, do not ignore 2

Oxygen is the life-source for all living beings and is supplied to the body through the process of breathing. Intense physical activity demands more oxygen, so it automatically accelerates breathing.

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Covid19: Why Smokers are at a huge risk? 3

The fact that smoking, in any form, is injurious to health has been known for decades. From simple discoloration of the teeth to lung cancer, the range of medical problems,

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Early Warning Signs of COPD 1

What is COPD? COPD or Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a lung disease. Signs and symptoms may not be apparent at first. The disease progresses gradually. It may become apparent

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The top 6 reasons for Chronic Cough 1

What is chronic cough? If you have a severe cough that has lasted for more than 7-8 weeks, you could be suffering from chronic cough. In children, a cough that

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Bronchiectasis – Symptoms, Causes & Treatment 1

Bronchiectasis is a word that most people will not be familiar with, but it describes a very common medical condition – chronic coughing. While coughing may have many causes, in

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What is Asthma? 1

Asthma is technically defined as a daytime variation in breathing symptoms. Asthma is grossly under reported and the current incidence of Asthma is estimated to be about 2.5% of the

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