Respiratory conditions impact the lungs and the ability to breath. In this section, find out about the symptoms and treatment of apnea, orthopnea and more.
Vitamin C has proven to be effective in treating respiratory congestion. Learn whether vitamin C can help treat respiratory congestion in this article.
Shortness of breath doesnâ€™t lead to respiratory conditions but may be a sign that you have a respiratory condition. Learn whether shortness of breath leads to respiratory problems by reading this article.
Altitude sickness can cause headaches, nausea and fatigue. Learn whether you always get a bloody nose with altitude sickness in this article.
People with allergies to alcohol may suffer from nasal congestion after consuming alcoholic drinks. Find out more about the link between alcohol and nasal congestion from this article.
Altitude sickness affects a large percentage of people who travel to high elevations. Learn whether coca leaf tea helps with altitude sickness in this article.
Both men and women can experience infertility as a result of cystic fibrosis. Learn more about cystic fibrosis and infertility from this article.
Cystic fibrosis does not just occur in the United States. Learn whether cystic fibrosis occurs only in the U.S. in this article.
How do you know if that cough, wheeze, of shortness of breath is a symptom of congestion or a lung fungus? Read this article to learn how to identify lung fungus symptoms.
Dehydration has a lot to do with altitude sickness; make sure to stay well hydrated when climbing to high altitudes so you won't get sick. Learn whether dehydration has anything to do with altitude sickness in this article.
Hiccups can last a few minutes or a few months. Learn whether gender has an effect on hiccups in this article.
Respiratory therapy is an essential component of many different treatment plans. Learn more about respiratory therapy from this article.
Hiccups are common in infants and are nothing to be concerned about. Read this article to learn more about infants getting the hiccups.
Orthopnea is typically due to pericardial effusion or pulmonary edema. Learn more about whether orthopnea can come from stress from this article.
You can treat sinus problems at home by lubricating your nasal passages and taking over-the-counter pain relievers. Learn more about how to treat your sinus problems at home from this article.
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is generally classified into four stages, from mild to very severe. Learn more about the stages of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease by reading this article.
Altitude sickness affects people who travel from a lower elevation to a significantly higher one. Learn whether there are vitamins to take for altitude sickness in this article.
Many infants with cystic fibrosis thrive and develop. Learn whether a thriving infant can have cystic fibrosis from this article.
Altitude sickness can affect children as well as people of any age, gender or physical condition. Learn whether altitude sickness can affect children in this article.
Ascending to high elevations too quickly can make you ill. Learn whether altitude sickness can cause death in this article.
You can prevent cystic fibrosis from occurring in your offspring by doing genetic counseling. Learn if cystic fibrosis can be prevented from this article.
Most areas of North America have universal newborn screening for cystic fibrosis. Learn more about newborn screenings for cystic fibrosis from this article.
Chest X-rays are important for monitoring lung function in cystic fibrosis patients. Learn more about chest X-rays for cystic fibrosis from this article.
Lung transplants due to cystic fibrosis complications are relatively uncommon. Learn more about the prevalence of lung transplants for people with cystic fibrosis from this article.
There is an abundance of current reports about cystic fibrosis treatment. Learn if there are current reports about cystic fibrosis treatment from this article.
There are some foods that may cause hiccups although, usually, the cause for hiccups is not known. Learn whether there are foods that cause hiccups in this article.