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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).
‘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

UK lab looks for volunteers to be infected with coronavirus

UK lab looks for volunteers to be infected with coronavirus

Research shows how Chlamydia pathogen invades human cells

Research shows how Chlamydia pathogen invades human cells

Indonesia reports first coronavirus cases, World Bank pledges $12 billion

Indonesia reports first coronavirus cases, World Bank pledges $12 billion

NPS MedicineWise launches educational program to improve treatment of pediatric asthma

NPS MedicineWise launches educational program to improve treatment of pediatric asthma

Long-term air pollution makes rhinitis symptoms worse

Long-term air pollution makes rhinitis symptoms worse

Researchers report evidence linking 'vaping' to increased likelihood of asthma and COPD

Researchers report evidence linking 'vaping' to increased likelihood of asthma and COPD

Exposure to ozone pollution or wood smoke exacerbates lung disease in former and current smokers

Exposure to ozone pollution or wood smoke exacerbates lung disease in former and current smokers

New antibody shows promise in active lupus

New antibody shows promise in active lupus

E-cigarette vapor increases virulence and inflammatory potential of lung bacteria

E-cigarette vapor increases virulence and inflammatory potential of lung bacteria

E-cigarettes have long-term adverse effects on health

E-cigarettes have long-term adverse effects on health

Health officials urge children to get flu jabs this season

Health officials urge children to get flu jabs this season

E-cigarette use linked to increased risk of chronic lung diseases

E-cigarette use linked to increased risk of chronic lung diseases

Study reports case-specific monetary estimates for childhood illness linked to air pollution

Study reports case-specific monetary estimates for childhood illness linked to air pollution

Reductions in air pollution yield dramatic impacts on health-outcomes

Reductions in air pollution yield dramatic impacts on health-outcomes

Isolated components of Saussurea have positive effect on bone tissue regeneration

Isolated components of Saussurea have positive effect on bone tissue regeneration

Mysterious feather duvet lung disease nearly kills a man

Mysterious feather duvet lung disease nearly kills a man

Vaping wrecks immune cell function, increases infection risk

Vaping wrecks immune cell function, increases infection risk