Asthma Treatment

Asthma is considered a chronic condition which affects the lungs and bronchial tubes. In some cases, people with allergies can also develop asthma if the allergy is too severe. There is no complete cure of asthma as such and it can only be controlled with proper medication, diet and a lifestyle that is more suitable in such conditions.

Asthma is considered a chronic condition which affects the lungs and bronchial tubes. In some cases, people with allergies can also develop asthma if the allergy is too severe. There is no complete cure of asthma as such and it can only be controlled ... More

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COUGH, BREATHING ISSUE..

HI. MY FRIEND IS SUFFERING SOME BREATHING ISSUE IN NIGHT . HEAVY COUGHING AND BREATHING ISSUE.. ALMOST 1-1/2 HR. CONTINUOUSLY. WHAT TO DO. I CANT SEE HER LIKE THIS.. PLEASE HELP SHE IS HAVING THAT PROBLEM SINCE LAST 7 YEAR

Breathing problems cough nasal secretion

I am severely suffering from cough breathlessness I wanted to know that plagril effect?

Pain while breathing in upper back

I'm 24 years and been a smoker for 4 years. I've quit smoking and it's been around a month. I had bad cough and generally would expel black mucus. It has reduced. I experience pain in my upper back whenever i breathe deeply,starting from spinal chord to ribs(right side). When i sit straight, this discomfort reduces tremendously. Got CBC report, in which my blood count is 4.4(normal 4.5-6) and ESR which is 16(normal 1-10).

Right sided Pleural Effusion

56y/male(ex-smoker) Had pneumonia & pleural effusion 5 months back,recovered from pneumonia fully.Mild hemoptysis for 3 days at that time. CXR (PA & Lat) 4 times,consolidation decreased gradually with subsequent CXR. USG-mild thickened multiloculated effusion. HRCT-1.4*1.8 cm mediastinal node,small amount of effusion,biapical pleural thickening,one small calcified lung nodule.Consulted 2 doc,both said pneumonia,not TB/Ca.Last CXR clear 2 months ago except mild blunting of rightcostophrenic angle

LRTI WITH BRONCHITIS,PULMONARY EOSINOPHI

I am suffering for LRTI With BRONCHITIS,PULMONARY EOSINOPHILIA. Help me for good treatment.

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