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Pregnancy and Childbirth

Colds and the Flu | Respiratory Infections During Pregnancy

Learn what to do if you are exposed to a respiratory infection during pregnancy.

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Working With Your Doctor

Questions to Ask When My Asthma Doesn’t Get Better

If the asthma treatment your doctor prescribed isn’t helping your symptoms, review these questions, answers, and things to consider.

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Chronic Bronchitis

Bronchitis is an inflammation or irritation of the lungs’ airways that causes a cough. Chronic bronchitis is bronchitis that…

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Procedures & Devices

How to Use a Metered Dose Inhaler

A metered-dose inhaler is a hand-held device that contains medicine to open the airways in people with asthma and…

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Staying Healthy

“Why do I smoke?" Quiz

Take this quiz to gain some insight on why you smoke. Then, use that information to help you quit.

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Chronic Cough

Chronic cough is a cough that lasts longer than 8 weeks. It can be caused by allergies and some…

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Prevention and Wellness

Smoking Cessation in Recovering Alcoholics

People who have successfully overcome alcohol abuse will find it difficult to quit smoking. However, it can be done,…

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