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Emphysema

Emphysema

Medical September 17, 2012

Emphysema is one of the diseases belonging to a group of diseases known as COPD or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It is a long term progressive disease affecting your ability to breathe. Emphysema as well as other diseases of COPD are a major health issue…

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Pneumonia

Pneumonia

Medical September 17, 2012

Pneumonia is an inflammation in the lungs, specifically the tiny air sac’s called aveoli. There are approximately a half billion cases of pneumonia worldwide every year. In the US over 3 million people are diagnosed with pneumonia every year, of those more than a half million will need to be hospitalized for treatment…

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Tips to alleviating that chesty cough
Colds and coughs are very normal around this time of year and with the added stress of the holiday grind they just seem to last forever.  This is also particularly troublesome as this condition may lower your immune system and thus leave you more susceptible for other viruses that... Read more