Pickwickian syndrome is a condition characterized by disordered breathing when sleeping. It is common in people who are obese. Learn about this condition.
Computer simulations suggest moxifloxacin outperforms two other drugs when doses are missed.
What is allergy wheezing? In this article, learn how allergies may cause wheezing and what the symptoms may be. How is allergy wheezing treated?
The discovery has implications for the treatment of asthma, eczema and other diseases.
Sputum is a kind of thick mucus that is produced by the lungs when they are diseased or damaged. Learn about the types of sputum, and when to see a doctor.
Restrictive lung disease prevents the lungs from expanding fully. Learn about different types, symptoms, how it is diagnosed, and treatment options.
Environmental scientists led by the Virginia Tech College of Science have discovered that the burning of coal produces incredibly small particles of a highly unusual form of titanium oxide.
A team of scientists from the UNC School of Medicine and North Carolina State University (NCSU) has developed promising research towards a possible stem cell treatment for several lung conditions...
Genetic drug resistance tests as good in gauging treatment outcome, death risk as traditional culture-based tests.
What is empty nose syndrome, what are the main causes, and how is empty nose syndrome diagnosed? Learn about empty nose syndrome and turbinate surgery.