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I have had cronic bronchitis most of my life. But today I am having very sharp pain when I exhale only. It's on my ...
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For many years I have had a problem where after every meal I immediately begin choking and coughing, which can last f...
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When is it necessary to use an oxygen concentrator during air travel? My oxygen level is 94 using an oximeter.
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I am periodically smelling a foul odor that appears to be coming from my nasal passages. It smells like rotting fles...
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I constantly feel like i have a cold. My nose is always always runny, my throat always hurts. This has been constan...
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Doctors don't know what it is, so I think that's why they say it's cough variant asthma. I don't think it's that. M...
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By Kiat Blank
I always felt that mucus 'stuck' inside my throat and unable to spit it or swallow it. When I swallow my saliva I can...
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I was wondering if you could give me some idea of what i can do to ease the discomfort of excess mucus buildup in my ...
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Hi, This is my third question so far so thanks to all who have answered before... My health problems continue a...
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My Fiance Just had a CT scan and I was just wondering what Granuloma of the lungs is and what caused it? Is it Cancer...
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By matrixrunner Blank
For the past 2 months, I have been getting what I think are Chest CRAMPS on either the right or left side,, nearly da...
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The doctors who take the time to answer these questions are amazing and I just wanna say thank you! I'm a 28 year old...
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I was diagnosed with bronchitis almost four wks ago. I have been on two different antibiotics and steroids. Not to me...
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By ricardo3935
my mom has a problem in which she well cough alot then her throat will close up and she can hardly breathe.
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Would the following results clearly show if a patient was being tested for restrictive v obstructive lung problems. I...
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By mistynlott
I've had a cough with phlegm for at least 1 month. It's hard to get the phlegm out of my throat. When I cough or bre...
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For the past two days, I've had a tight chest with slight pain in the left side. Its hard to take deep breaths and if...
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