Lungs and Airways

  1. Acute Bronchitis
  2. Acute Eosinophilic Pneumonia
  3. Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  4. Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  5. Advance Care Planning: Should I Receive CPR and Life Support?
  6. Allergies: Avoiding Indoor Triggers
  7. Allergies: Should I Take Allergy Shots?
  8. Allergy Shots for Asthma
  9. Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
  10. Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Genetic Testing
  11. Altitude Sickness
  12. Alveolitis, Extrinsic Allergic
  13. Amyloidosis
  14. Angiogram
  15. Angiogram of the Lung
  16. Anthrax
  17. Anthrax
  18. Antibiotics for Acute Bronchitis
  19. Antibiotics for Pneumonia
  20. Anticholinergics for Asthma
  21. Anticholinergics for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  22. Anticoagulants for Pulmonary Embolism
  23. Apnea, Infantile
  24. Apnea, Sleep
  25. Arterial Blood Gases
  26. Asbestos and Lung Cancer
  27. Aspergillosis
  28. Assessing Your Asthma Knowledge
  29. Asthma Action Plan
  30. Asthma Action Plan
  31. Asthma Action Plan for Your Child
  32. Asthma Action Plan: Green Zone
  33. Asthma Action Plan: Red Zone
  34. Asthma Action Plan: Yellow Zone
  35. Asthma and GERD
  36. Asthma and Vocal Cord Problems
  37. Asthma and Wheezing
  38. Asthma Attack
  39. Asthma Diary
  40. Asthma During Pregnancy
  41. Asthma in Children
  42. Asthma in Children: Helping a Child Use a Metered-Dose Inhaler and Mask Spacer
  43. Asthma in Children: Knowing How Bad an Attack Is
  44. Asthma in Older Adults: Managing Treatment
  45. Asthma in Teens and Adults
  46. Asthma Treatment Goals
  47. Asthma Triggers
  48. Asthma: Controlling Cockroaches
  49. Asthma: Educating Yourself and Your Child
  50. Asthma: Helping a Young Child Take Medicine
  51. Asthma: How to Overcome Treatment Obstacles
  52. Asthma: Identifying Your Triggers
  53. Asthma: Is Your Child Using the Rescue Inhaler Too Often?
  54. Asthma: Keeping Your Child Out of the Hospital
  55. Asthma: Measuring Peak Flow
  56. Asthma: Myths About Inhaled Steroids
  57. Asthma: Overcoming Obstacles to Taking Medicines
  58. Asthma: Overuse of Quick-Relief Medicines
  59. Asthma: Peak Expiratory Flow and Personal Best
  60. Asthma: Symptoms of Difficulty Breathing
  61. Asthma: Taking Charge of Your Asthma
  62. Asthma: The Importance of Controller Medicines
  63. Asthma: Using an Asthma Action Plan
  64. Asthma: Using an Inhaler and Spacer
  65. Asthma: Ways to Take Inhaled Medicines
  66. Asthma: What Happens in Your Lungs
  67. Asthma's Impact on Your Child's Life
  68. Avian Influenza (Bird Flu)
  69. Avoiding COPD Triggers
  70. Barking Coughs in Children
  71. Belly-Breathing (Diaphragmatic Breathing)
  72. Benefits of Flu Shots
  73. Berylliosis
  74. Beta2-Agonists for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  75. Black Lung Disease
  76. Blastomycosis
  77. Breathing Exercises: Using a Manual Incentive Spirometer
  78. Breathing Problems: Using a Dry Powder Inhaler
  79. Breathing Problems: Using a Metered-Dose Inhaler
  80. Breathing Smoke or Fumes
  81. Bronchiectasis
  82. Bronchiolitis
  83. Bronchiolitis Obliterans Organizing Pneumonia
  84. Bronchitis (Holistic)
  85. Bronchitis: Should I Take Antibiotics?
  86. Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD)
  87. Bronchoscopy
  88. Bullectomy for COPD
  89. Bupropion (Zyban) for Quitting Smoking
  90. Cal's Story: Learning to Exercise When You Have COPD
  91. Carbon Dioxide (Bicarbonate)
  92. Carbon Monoxide (CO)
  93. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  94. Cardiopulmonary Syndromes (PDQ®): Supportive care - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  95. Caring for Your Baby's Nasal Cannula
  96. Challenge Tests for Asthma
  97. Checking Peak Flow
  98. Chest Problems
  99. Chest X-Ray
  100. Children and Cough and Cold Medicines
  101. Choking Rescue for Babies
  102. Choking Rescue Procedure (Heimlich Maneuver)
  103. Chronic Eosinophilic Pneumonia
  104. Chronic Lung Disease in Infants
  105. Chronic Lung Disease in Infants: Caring for Your Baby
  106. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (Holistic)
  107. Churg Strauss Syndrome
  108. Cigarette Smoking: Health Risks and How to Quit (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  109. Classification of Asthma
  110. Cold Agglutinins
  111. Colds
  112. Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  113. Comforting a Child Who Has a Respiratory Illness
  114. Comparing Nicotine Replacement Methods
  115. Complications of Whooping Cough
  116. Computed Tomography (CT) Scan of the Body
  117. Conserving Energy When You Have COPD or Other Chronic Conditions
  118. Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  119. COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  120. COPD and Alpha-1 Antitrypsin (AAT) Deficiency
  121. COPD and Sexual Activity
  122. COPD Flare-Ups
  123. COPD: Avoiding Weight Loss
  124. COPD: Avoiding Your Triggers
  125. COPD: Clearing Your Lungs
  126. COPD: Clearing Your Lungs
  127. COPD: Eating Well for Strength and Energy
  128. COPD: Exercises for Building Strength
  129. COPD: Exercises for Easier Breathing
  130. COPD: Handling a Flare-Up
  131. COPD: How to Use a Nebulizer
  132. COPD: Keeping Your Diet Healthy
  133. COPD: Keeping Your Quality of Life
  134. COPD: Learning to Breathe Easier
  135. COPD: Lung Volume Reduction Surgery
  136. COPD: Take This Chance to Quit Smoking
  137. COPD: Taking Medicines After a Flare-Up
  138. COPD: Time to Decide About Smoking
  139. COPD: Try a New Quit-Smoking Strategy
  140. COPD: Using Exercise to Feel Better
  141. COPD: What Happens to Your Lungs
  142. COPD: You Can Still Be Active
  143. COPD's Effect on the Lungs
  144. Corticosteroids for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  145. Cough (Holistic)
  146. Cough Symptoms in Children
  147. Coughs, Age 11 and Younger
  148. Coughs, Age 12 and Older
  149. Croup
  150. Croup: Managing a Croup Attack
  151. Cryptococcosis
  152. Cystic Fibrosis
  153. Cystic Fibrosis
  154. Cystic Fibrosis (Holistic)
  155. Cystic Fibrosis and Exercise
  156. Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Screening
  157. Cystic Fibrosis: Helping Your Child Cough Up Mucus
  158. Cystic Fibrosis: Ways to Clear the Airways
  159. Dealing With Asthma Triggers
  160. Diffuse Pulmonary Lymphangiomatosis
  161. Dry Coughs
  162. Enterovirus 68 (EV-D68)
  163. Environmental Illness
  164. Enzyme Replacement Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis
  165. Epinephrine for Croup
  166. Esophageal Atresia and/or Tracheoesophageal Fistula
  167. Fibrosing Mediastinitis
  168. Flu Complications
  169. Flu Vaccine Myths
  170. Flu Vaccines: Should I Get a Flu Vaccine?
  171. Flu: Should I Take Antiviral Medicine?
  172. Flu: Signs of Bacterial Infection
  173. Forced Expiratory Volume and Forced Vital Capacity
  174. Formaldehyde Poisoning
  175. Fractured Rib
  176. Fran's Story: Finding Support When You Have COPD
  177. Glucocorticoids for Croup
  178. Goodpasture Syndrome
  179. Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome
  180. Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS)
  181. Hantavirus: Advice for Hikers and Campers
  182. Hantavirus: Cleaning Up Rodent-Infested Areas
  183. Hantavirus: Keeping Rodent Numbers Down
  184. Hantavirus: Questions Your Doctor May Ask
  185. Healthcare-Associated Pneumonia (Nosocomial Pneumonia)
  186. Heart Failure: Avoiding Colds and Flu
  187. Heart Failure: Tips for Easier Breathing
  188. Heavy Metal Poisoning
  189. Heimlich Maneuver for Adults and Children Older Than 1 Year
  190. Helping Your Child Deal With Asthma
  191. Hiccups
  1. Home Lung Function Test
  2. How Asthma Develops in Children
  3. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects Breathing and the Lungs
  4. How to Use a Nebulizer With a Mask
  5. How to Use an Incentive Spirometer
  6. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  7. Hyperventilation
  8. Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  9. Influenza (Seasonal Flu)
  10. Inhaled Corticosteroids for Long-Term Control of Asthma
  11. Interactive Tool: Are You Ready to Quit Smoking?
  12. Interactive Tool: How Does Smoking Affect Your Lifespan?
  13. Interactive Tool: How Much Is Smoking Costing You?
  14. Ivemark Syndrome
  15. Lactic Acid Dehydrogenase (LDH)
  16. Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis
  17. Legionnaires' Disease
  18. Legionnaires' Disease and Pontiac Fever
  19. Leptospirosis
  20. Leukotriene Pathway Modifiers for Long-Term Control of Asthma
  21. Living With More Than One Health Problem
  22. Long-Acting Beta2-Agonists for Long-Term Control of Asthma
  23. Long-Acting Bronchodilators for Your Child
  24. Lung Biopsy
  25. Lung Cancer
  26. Lung Cancer Prevention (Holistic)
  27. Lung Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  28. Lung Cancer Screening
  29. Lung Cancer Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  30. Lung Function in COPD
  31. Lung Function Tests
  32. Lung Scan
  33. Lung Surgery for Lung Cancer
  34. Lung Transplant for Cystic Fibrosis
  35. Lymphangioleiomyomatosis
  36. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  37. Malignant Mesothelioma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  38. Malignant Mesothelioma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  39. Managing a Croup Attack
  40. Mast Cell Stabilizers for Long-Term Control of Asthma
  41. Meckel Syndrome
  42. Mediastinoscopy
  43. Medical History and Physical Exam for Tuberculosis (TB)
  44. Medical History for Pneumonia
  45. Meningococcemia
  46. Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
  47. Methylxanthines for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  48. Monitoring Asthma Treatment
  49. Monitoring During Anesthesia
  50. Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis (TB)
  51. Multiple-Drug Therapy for Tuberculosis (TB)
  52. Near-Drowning
  53. Necrotizing Fasciitis
  54. Ned's Story: Quitting Smoking
  55. Nicotine Replacement Therapy for Quitting Tobacco
  56. Nicotine Tests
  57. Nocardiosis
  58. Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  59. Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  60. Object Stuck in a Child's Airway
  61. Object Stuck in the Throat
  62. Occupational Asthma
  63. Omalizumab for Asthma
  64. Oral Breathing Devices for Snoring
  65. Organ Transplant
  66. Oxygen Delivery Systems
  67. Oxygen Therapy
  68. Oxygen Therapy: Using Oxygen at Home
  69. Oxygen Treatment for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  70. Paracoccidioidomycosis
  71. Paradoxical Embolism
  72. Pertussis
  73. Physical Exam for Pleurisy
  74. Physical Exam for Pneumonia
  75. Physical Therapy
  76. Pleurisy
  77. Pleuropulmonary Blastoma
  78. Pneumococcal Vaccine
  79. Pneumocystis Pneumonia and AIDS
  80. Pneumonia
  81. Pneumonia: Self-Care
  82. Postural Drainage and Chest Percussion
  83. Premature Infant: Treating Underdeveloped Lungs
  84. Pressure Injuries From Scuba Diving
  85. Preventing Choking
  86. Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia
  87. Productive Coughs
  88. Psittacosis
  89. Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis
  90. Pulmonary Embolism
  91. Pulmonary Rehabilitation for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  92. Quick Tips: What to Do When You Crave Nicotine
  93. Quit Smoking: How Medicines Can Help
  94. Quit Smoking: How to Tell Your Friends
  95. Quit Smoking: Keep Your Social Life
  96. Quitting Smoking
  97. Quitting Smoking: Coping With Cravings and Withdrawal
  98. Quitting Smoking: Dealing With a Slip-Up
  99. Quitting Smoking: Getting Support
  100. Quitting Smoking: Have Your Own Reason
  101. Quitting Smoking: Helping Someone Quit
  102. Quitting Smoking: It May Take Many Tries
  103. Quitting Smoking: Medicines Increase Success Rates
  104. Quitting Smoking: Medicines to Help With Cravings
  105. Quitting Smoking: Preventing Slips or Relapses
  106. Quitting Smoking: Should I Use Medicine?
  107. Quitting Smoking: The Rewards Start Now
  108. Radon
  109. Rapid Sputum Tests for Tuberculosis (TB)
  110. Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis
  111. Relieving A Cough
  112. Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Infant
  113. Respiratory Problems, Age 11 and Younger
  114. Respiratory Problems, Age 12 and Older
  115. Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Infection
  116. Risks of Smoking Cigars and Pipes
  117. Rodents That Carry Hantavirus
  118. RSV: Risk of Complications
  119. Sarah's Story: Dealing With the Emotions From COPD
  120. Sarcoidosis
  121. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)
  122. Short-Acting Beta2-Agonists for Quick Relief of Asthma Symptoms
  123. Simple Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  124. Sleep Apnea
  125. Sleep Apnea: Fiber-Optic Pharyngoscopy
  126. Sleep Apnea: Having Trouble With CPAP?
  127. Sleep Apnea: Less Common Surgeries
  128. Sleep Apnea: Oral Devices
  129. Sleep Apnea: Should I Have a Sleep Study?
  130. Sleep Apnea: Should I Have Surgery?
  131. Sleep Apnea: Using CPAP
  132. Sleep Apnea: What Is It?
  133. Sleep Studies
  134. Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  135. Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  136. Smallpox
  137. Smoker's Cough: What Do You Tell Yourself?
  138. Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  139. Solitary Pulmonary Nodule
  140. Spinal Cord Injury: Assisted Cough
  141. Spinal Cord Injury: Breathing Practice
  142. Spirometry Tests for COPD
  143. Sputum Culture
  144. Sputum Cytology
  145. Stages of Sleep Apnea
  146. Steroid Medicine for Asthma: Myths and Facts
  147. Steroid-Induced Osteoporosis
  148. Stories From People Controlling Their Asthma
  149. Swallowed or Inhaled Objects
  150. Syphilis: Gummata
  151. Systemic Corticosteroids for Relief During Asthma Attacks
  152. Teaching Your Child to Use an Inhaler With a Spacer
  153. Teaching Your Child to Use an Inhaler Without a Spacer
  154. Teenagers: Feeling Different Because of Asthma
  155. Tests for Lung Infections
  156. Theophylline for Long-Term Control of Asthma
  157. Thoracentesis
  158. Thrombolytic Medicines for Pulmonary Embolism
  159. Tips for Reducing Indoor Pollutants in Your Home
  160. Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Snoring
  161. Tracheostomy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  162. Track Your Smoking
  163. Traveling With Oxygen
  164. Treating Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
  165. Treating Tuberculosis in Children
  166. Treating Tuberculosis in People With HIV
  167. Treating Tuberculosis in Pregnant Women
  168. Tuberculin Skin Test
  169. Tuberculosis (TB)
  170. Tuberculosis in Infants and Children
  171. Tuberculosis in People With HIV
  172. Tuberculosis Screening
  173. Tularemia
  174. Types of Chest Injuries
  175. Using a Dry Powder Inhaler
  176. Using a Metered-Dose Inhaler With a Mask Spacer
  177. Using a Metered-Dose Inhaler Without a Spacer
  178. Using Oxygen Therapy at Home
  179. Using Oxygen When Away From Home
  180. Using Oxygen: Tips for Cannula and Skin Care
  181. Using Vaporizers and Humidifiers
  182. Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  183. Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for Snoring
  184. Valley Fever
  185. Varenicline (Chantix) for Quitting Smoking
  186. Ventilation Options for COPD
  187. What Is a Sleep Study?
  188. Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
  189. Why Children Don't Need Antibiotics for Colds or Flu
  190. Why You Don't Need Antibiotics for Bronchitis
  191. Yellow Nail syndrome