Lungs and Airways

  1. Acute Bronchitis
  2. Acute Bronchitis: Medical History
  3. Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  4. Allergies: Avoiding indoor triggers
  5. Allergies: Avoiding outdoor triggers
  6. Allergies: Should I take allergy shots?
  7. Allergy Shots (Immunotherapy) for Asthma
  8. Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
  9. Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Genetic Testing
  10. Altitude Sickness
  11. Alveolitis, Extrinsic Allergic
  12. Amantadine for Influenza (Flu)
  13. Amyloidosis
  14. Anesthesia
  15. Anesthesia: Malignant Hyperthermia Response
  16. Angiogram
  17. Angiogram of the Lung
  18. Antenatal Corticosteroids for Fetal Lung Development
  19. Anthrax
  20. Anthrax
  21. Antibiotics for Acute Bronchitis
  22. Antibiotics for Cystic Fibrosis
  23. Antibiotics for Pneumonia
  24. Anticholinergics for Asthma
  25. Anticholinergics for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  26. Anticholinergics for Cystic Fibrosis
  27. Anticoagulants for Pulmonary Embolism
  28. Apnea, Infantile
  29. Apnea, Sleep
  30. Arterial Blood Gases
  31. Asbestos and Lung Cancer
  32. Aspergillosis
  33. Assessing Your Asthma Knowledge
  34. Asthma Action Plan
  35. Asthma Action Plan: Green Zone
  36. Asthma Action Plan: Red Zone
  37. Asthma Action Plan: Yellow Zone
  38. Asthma and GERD
  39. Asthma and Vocal Cord Problems
  40. Asthma and Wheezing
  41. Asthma Attack
  42. Asthma Diary
  43. Asthma During Pregnancy
  44. Asthma in Children
  45. Asthma in Children: Helping a Child Use a Metered-Dose Inhaler and Mask Spacer
  46. Asthma in Children: Knowing How Bad an Attack Is
  47. Asthma in Teens and Adults
  48. Asthma Treatment Goals
  49. Asthma Triggers
  50. Asthma: Educating Yourself and Your Child
  51. Asthma: How to Overcome Treatment Obstacles
  52. Asthma: Identifying Your Triggers
  53. Asthma: Measuring Peak Flow
  54. Asthma: Overcoming Obstacles to Taking Medicines
  55. Asthma: Overuse of Quick-Relief Medicines
  56. Asthma: Peak Expiratory Flow and Personal Best
  57. Asthma: Pollen as a Trigger
  58. Asthma: Symptoms of Difficulty Breathing
  59. Asthma: Taking Charge of Your Asthma
  60. Asthma: Using an Asthma Action Plan
  61. Asthma: Ways to Take Inhaled Medicines
  62. Asthma's Impact on Your Child's Life
  63. Avian Influenza (Bird Flu)
  64. Awareness During General Anesthesia
  65. Barking Coughs in Children
  66. Belly-Breathing (Diaphragmatic Breathing)
  67. Berylliosis
  68. Beta2-Agonists for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  69. Bevacizumab
  70. Black Lung Disease
  71. Blastomycosis
  72. Breathing Exercises: How to Use a Manual Incentive Spirometer
  73. Breathing Problems: Using a Dry Powder Inhaler
  74. Breathing Problems: Using a Metered-Dose Inhaler
  75. Bronchiolitis
  76. Bronchiolitis Obliterans Organizing Pneumonia
  77. Bronchitis: Should I Take Antibiotics?
  78. Bronchodilator Medicines for Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Infection
  79. Bronchodilators for Cystic Fibrosis
  80. Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD)
  81. Bronchoscopy
  82. Bullectomy for COPD
  83. Bupropion hydrochloride (Zyban) for quitting smoking
  84. Carbon Dioxide (Bicarbonate)
  85. Carbon Monoxide (CO)
  86. Carbon Monoxide Detectors
  87. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  88. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning: Protecting Your Home
  89. Carboplatin
  90. Cardiopulmonary Syndromes (PDQ®): Supportive care - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  91. Caring for Your Baby's Nasal Cannula
  92. Causes of Snoring and Sleep Apnea
  93. Central Venous Catheters
  94. Challenge Tests for Asthma
  95. Chest Problems
  96. Chest X-Ray
  97. Choking Rescue for Babies
  98. Choking Rescue Procedure (Heimlich Manoeuvre)
  99. Chronic Lung Disease in Infants
  100. Chronic Lung Disease in Infants: Caring for Your Baby
  101. Churg Strauss Syndrome
  102. Classification of Asthma
  103. Clonidine (Catapres) for quitting smoking
  104. Cold Agglutinins
  105. Colds
  106. Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  107. Comparing Nicotine Replacement Methods
  108. Complications of Whooping Cough
  109. Computed Tomography (CT) Scan of the Body
  110. Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy for obstructive sleep apnea
  111. COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  112. COPD and Alpha-1 Antitrypsin (AAT) Deficiency
  113. COPD and Sexual Activity
  114. COPD: Avoiding Weight Loss
  115. COPD: Avoiding Your Triggers
  116. COPD: Clearing Your Lungs
  117. COPD: Handling a Flare-Up
  118. COPD: Keeping Your Diet Healthy
  119. COPD: Learning to Breathe Easier
  120. COPD: Lung Volume Reduction Surgery
  121. COPD: Using Exercise to Feel Better
  122. COPD's Effect on the Lungs
  123. Corticosteroids for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  124. Corticosteroids for Cystic Fibrosis
  125. Cough Symptoms in Children
  126. Coughs, Age 11 and Younger
  127. Coughs, Age 12 and Older
  128. Croup
  129. Croup: Managing a Croup Attack
  130. Cryptococcosis
  131. Cystic Fibrosis
  132. Cystic Fibrosis
  133. Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Screening
  134. Cystic Fibrosis: Helping Your Child Cough Up Mucus
  135. Differences Between COPD and Asthma
  136. DNase (Dornase Alfa) for Cystic Fibrosis
  137. Docetaxel
  138. Dry Coughs
  139. End-of-Life Care: Should I Receive CPR and Life Support?
  140. Environmental Illness
  141. Environmental Illness in Children
  142. Environmental Illness: Evaluating Your Home or Workplace
  143. Enzyme Replacement Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis
  144. Epinephrine for Croup
  145. Erlotinib
  146. Esophageal Atresia and/or Tracheoesophageal Fistula
  147. Etoposide
  148. Expectorants for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  149. Fibrosing Mediastinitis
  150. Flu Complications
  151. Flu Vaccine Myths
  152. Flu Vaccines: Should I Get a Flu Vaccine?
  153. Flu: Should I Take Antiviral Medicine?
  154. Flu: Signs of Bacterial Infection
  155. Forced Expiratory Volume and Forced Vital Capacity
  156. Formaldehyde Poisoning
  157. Fractured Rib
  158. Gemcitabine
  159. General Anesthesia
  160. Glucocorticoids for Croup
  161. Goodpasture Syndrome
  162. H1N1 Influenza (Swine Flu)
  163. Handling a Dead Bird
  164. Handling Wild Birds
  165. Handwashing
  166. Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS)
  167. Hantavirus: Keeping Rodent Numbers Down
  168. Hantavirus: Questions Your Doctor May Ask
  169. Health Problems Associated With Adult Obesity
  170. Health Tracking Forms and Checklists
  171. Healthcare-Associated Pneumonia (Nosocomial Pneumonia)
  172. Heart Failure: Avoiding Colds and Flu
  173. Heart Failure: Tips for Easier Breathing
  174. Heavy Metal Poisoning
  175. Heimlich Manoeuvre for Adults and Children Older Than 1 Year
  176. Hiccups
  177. History and Physical Examination for COPD
  178. Home Lung Function Test
  179. How Asthma Develops in Children
  180. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  181. Hyperventilation
  182. Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  183. Ifosfamide
  184. Inactivated Influenza Vaccine
  185. Influenza (Seasonal Flu)
  186. Inhalant Abuse
  187. Inhaled Anesthetics
  188. Inhaled Corticosteroids for Long-Term Control of Asthma
  189. Insomnia
  190. Interactive Tool: Are You Ready to Quit Smoking?
  191. Interactive Tool: How Does Smoking Affect Your Lifespan?
  1. Interactive Tool: How Much Is Smoking Costing You?
  2. Intravenous (IV) Anesthetics
  3. Ipratropium bromide for allergic rhinitis
  4. Irinotecan
  5. Ivemark Syndrome
  6. Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis
  7. Legionnaires' Disease
  8. Legionnaires' Disease and Pontiac Fever
  9. Leptospirosis
  10. Leukotriene Pathway Modifiers for Long-Term Control of Asthma
  11. Living Organ Donation
  12. Local Anesthetics
  13. Long-Acting Beta2-Agonists for Long-Term Control of Asthma
  14. Lung Biopsy
  15. Lung Cancer
  16. Lung Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  17. Lung Cancer Screening (PDQ®): Screening - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  18. Lung Function in COPD
  19. Lung Function Tests
  20. Lung Infections and COPD
  21. Lung Scan
  22. Lung Surgery (Thoracotomy) for Lung Cancer
  23. Lung Transplant for COPD
  24. Lung Transplant for Cystic Fibrosis
  25. Lymphangioleiomyomatosis
  26. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  27. Malignant Mesothelioma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  28. Malignant Mesothelioma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  29. Mast Cell Stabilizers for Long-Term Control of Asthma
  30. Meckel Syndrome
  31. Mediastinoscopy
  32. Medical History and Physical Examination for Lung Cancer
  33. Medical History and Physical Examination for Tuberculosis (TB)
  34. Medical History for Asthma
  35. Medical History for Pneumonia
  36. Meningococcemia
  37. Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
  38. Methylxanthines for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  39. Modafinil (Alertec) for sleep apnea
  40. Monitoring Asthma Treatment
  41. Monitoring During Anesthesia
  42. Monoclonal Antibodies to Prevent Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Infection
  43. Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis (TB)
  44. Multiple-Drug Therapy for Tuberculosis (TB)
  45. Necrotizing Fasciitis
  46. Ned's Story: Quitting Smoking
  47. Nicotine Gum
  48. Nicotine Inhaler
  49. Nicotine Patches
  50. Nicotine replacement therapy for quitting tobacco
  51. Nocardiosis
  52. Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  53. Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  54. Nortriptyline for quitting smoking
  55. Object Stuck in a Child's Airway
  56. Occupational Asthma
  57. Omalizumab for Asthma
  58. Opportunistic Infections
  59. Oral Breathing Devices for Snoring
  60. Organ Transplant
  61. Oseltamivir or Zanamivir
  62. Oxygen Delivery Systems
  63. Oxygen Therapy
  64. Oxygen Therapy: Using Oxygen at Home
  65. Oxygen Treatment for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  66. Paclitaxel
  67. Paracoccidioidomycosis
  68. Paradoxical Embolism
  69. Pemetrexed
  70. Pertussis
  71. Physical Exam for Asthma
  72. Physical Exam for Pneumonia
  73. Physiotherapy
  74. Planning to Be an Organ Donor
  75. Pleurisy
  76. Pleuropulmonary Blastoma
  77. Pneumococcal Vaccines
  78. Pneumonia
  79. Pneumonia, Eosinophilic
  80. Pneumonia, Interstitial
  81. Pollen Counts
  82. Post-Operative Problems
  83. Preventing Choking
  84. Prevention and Cessation of Cigarette Smoking: Control of Tobacco Use (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  85. Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia
  86. Procedural Sedation
  87. Productive Coughs
  88. Pseudomonas Infection
  89. Psittacosis
  90. Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis
  91. Pulmonary Embolism
  92. Pulmonary Rehabilitation for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  93. Quick Tips: What to Do When You Crave Nicotine
  94. Quit-Smoking Programs
  95. Quitting Smoking
  96. Quitting smoking: Coping with cravings and withdrawal
  97. Quitting smoking: Getting support
  98. Quitting smoking: Helping someone quit
  99. Quitting Smoking: How Family and Friends Can Help
  100. Quitting Smoking: How Support Groups Can Help
  101. Quitting smoking: Preventing slips or relapses
  102. Quitting smoking: Should I use medicine?
  103. Quitting Smoking: Temptations and Cravings
  104. Quitting Smoking: Your Social Life
  105. Radon
  106. Radon Prevention: Sub-Slab Depressurization
  107. Rapid Sputum Tests for Tuberculosis (TB)
  108. Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis
  109. Relieving A Cough
  110. Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Infant
  111. Respiratory Problems, Age 11 and Younger
  112. Respiratory Problems, Age 12 and Older
  113. Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Infection
  114. Ribavirin for Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Infection
  115. Risks of Smoking Cigars and Pipes
  116. Rodents That Carry Hantavirus
  117. RSV Infection: Comforting a Child
  118. RSV: Risk of Complications
  119. Rubber Bulbs
  120. Schizophrenia: Other Health Problems That May Occur
  121. Scleroderma
  122. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)
  123. Short-Acting Beta2-Agonists for Quick Relief of Asthma Symptoms
  124. Sjögren's Syndrome
  125. Sleep Apnea
  126. Sleep Apnea: Fiber-Optic Pharyngoscopy
  127. Sleep Apnea: Less Common Surgeries
  128. Sleep apnea: Should I have a sleep study?
  129. Sleep apnea: Should I have surgery?
  130. Sleep Studies
  131. Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI]
  132. Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  133. Smallpox
  134. Smallpox Vaccine
  135. Smoking Fewer Cigarettes
  136. Smoking Journal
  137. Smoking Triggers
  138. Smoking: Choosing a Good Time to Quit
  139. Smoking: Health Risk for Family Members
  140. Smoking: Impotence and Fertility Problems
  141. Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  142. Snoring and Sleep Apnea: Medical History
  143. Snoring and Sleep Apnea: Physical Exam
  144. Solitary Pulmonary Nodule
  145. Spinal Cord Injury: Breathing Practice
  146. Spirometry Tests for COPD
  147. Sputum Culture
  148. Sputum Cytology
  149. Stages of Sleep Apnea
  150. Steroid-Induced Osteoporosis
  151. Stool Analysis for Cystic Fibrosis
  152. Stress Management: Breathing Exercises
  153. Stress Management: Breathing Exercises for Relaxation
  154. Substance Abuse: Dealing With Teen Substance Use
  155. Swallowed Objects
  156. Sweat Test
  157. Systemic Corticosteroids for Relief During Asthma Attacks
  158. Teen Alcohol and Drug Abuse
  159. Teen Smokers: Reasons to Quit
  160. Tests for Lung Infections
  161. Theophylline for Long-Term Control of Asthma
  162. Thoracentesis
  163. Thrombolytic Medicines for Pulmonary Embolism
  164. Tips for Reducing Indoor Pollutants in Your Home
  165. Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy for obstructive sleep apnea and snoring
  166. Topotecan
  167. Tracheostomy for obstructive sleep apnea
  168. Travelling With Oxygen
  169. Treating Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
  170. Treating Tuberculosis in Children
  171. Treating Tuberculosis in People With HIV
  172. Treating Tuberculosis in Pregnant Women
  173. Tuberculin Skin Test
  174. Tuberculosis (TB)
  175. Tuberculosis in Infants and Children
  176. Tuberculosis in People With HIV
  177. Tuberculosis Screening
  178. Tularemia
  179. Types of Allergens
  180. Using Antibiotics Wisely
  181. Using Vaporizers and Humidifiers
  182. Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for obstructive sleep apnea
  183. Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for snoring
  184. Valley Fever
  185. Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE)
  186. Varenicline (Champix) for quitting smoking
  187. Ventilation Options for COPD
  188. Vinorelbine
  189. Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
  190. Yellow Nail Syndrome

 

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