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Bronchitis is a condition in which the bronchial tubes, the tubes that carry air to your lungs, become inflamed. (For more information on the bronchial tubes and the airways. People who have bronchitis often have a cough that brings up mucus. Mucus is a slimy substance made by the lining of the bronchial tubes. Bronchitis also may cause wheezing (a whistling or squeaky sound when you breathe), chest pain or discomfort, a low fever, and shortness of breath. There are two main types of bronchitis: acute (short term) and chronic (ongoing).
Researchers hope to develop an effective COVID-19 vaccine using bovine adenovirus

Researchers hope to develop an effective COVID-19 vaccine using bovine adenovirus

Thiopurines could help stop viral replication in human coronaviruses

Thiopurines could help stop viral replication in human coronaviruses

Study reveals higher incidence of immunology diseases in donor sperm-conceived adults

Study reveals higher incidence of immunology diseases in donor sperm-conceived adults

Potential sea animal reservoirs for coronaviruses?

Potential sea animal reservoirs for coronaviruses?

Interventions can successfully reduce the rate of inappropriate antibiotic prescriptions

Interventions can successfully reduce the rate of inappropriate antibiotic prescriptions

Social distancing reduced ER visits and respiratory tract infections in Finnish children

Social distancing reduced ER visits and respiratory tract infections in Finnish children

Hybrid fungus involved in lung infections discovered

Hybrid fungus involved in lung infections discovered

Many Americans face high out-of-pocket medical costs for COVID-19 hospitalizations

Many Americans face high out-of-pocket medical costs for COVID-19 hospitalizations

American Thoracic Society calls for moratorium on tear gas use during COVID-19 pandemic

American Thoracic Society calls for moratorium on tear gas use during COVID-19 pandemic

Undersized airways increase risk of COPD regardless of smoking habits

Undersized airways increase risk of COPD regardless of smoking habits

Expert offers COVID-19 guidance for patients with COPD

Expert offers COVID-19 guidance for patients with COPD

COVID-like cough sent him to ER — where he got a $3,278 bill

COVID-like cough sent him to ER — where he got a $3,278 bill

Study shows cats can harbor SARS-CoV-2 without any symptoms

Study shows cats can harbor SARS-CoV-2 without any symptoms

Artificial intelligence: A backup and excellent benefit for radiologists

Artificial intelligence: A backup and excellent benefit for radiologists

How climate change is putting doctors in the hot seat

How climate change is putting doctors in the hot seat

COPD lungs inundated by abnormal stem cells, research finds

COPD lungs inundated by abnormal stem cells, research finds

‘Entry Point’ enzyme for COVID-19 higher in COPD patients and smokers

‘Entry Point’ enzyme for COVID-19 higher in COPD patients and smokers

‘Staying away from grandma’ isn’t an option in multigenerational homes

‘Staying away from grandma’ isn’t an option in multigenerational homes

What are coronaviruses and COVID-19?

What are coronaviruses and COVID-19?

UK study highlights importance of breathing tests in the assessment of COPD

UK study highlights importance of breathing tests in the assessment of COPD