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    • Cough Chronic cough is a cough that does not go away and is generally a symptom of another disorder such as asthma, allergic rhinitis,...learn more »
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      Cough Article
      • What is chronic cough?
      • What are causes of chronic cough?
      • What are the different types of coughs?
      • How is chronic cough treated?
      • Are there home remedies for chronic cough?
      • Can chronic cough be prevented?
    • Congestive Heart Failure Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a condition in which the heart's function as a pump is inadequate to meet the body's needs. A...learn more »
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      Congestive Heart Failure Article
      • Congestive heart failure facts
      • What is congestive heart failure?
      • What causes congestive heart failure?
      • What are the symptoms of congestive heart failure (CHF)?
      • How is congestive heart failure diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment of congestive heart failure?
      • Lifestyle modifications
      • Medications
      • Heart transplant
      • Other mechanical therapies
      • What is the long term outlook for patients with congestive heart failure?
      • What are the areas of new research in congestive heart failure?
    • Emphysema Emphysema is a COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) that often occurs with other obstructive pulmonary problems and...learn more »
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      Emphysema Article
      • What is emphysema?
      • What are the risk factors for emphysema?
      • What causes emphysema?
      • What are the signs and symptoms of emphysema?
      • How is emphysema diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for emphysema?
      • Quitting smoking
      • Emphysema medications
      • Pulmonary rehabilitation for emphysema
      • Surgery for emphysema
      • What are the stages of emphysema?
      • What is the life expectancy and outlook for someone with emphysema?
    • Acute Bronchitis Bronchitis is a disease of the respiratory system in which the bronchial passages become inflamed. There are two types of...learn more »
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      Acute Bronchitis Article
      • Acute bronchitis facts
      • What is acute bronchitis?
      • What causes acute bronchitis?
      • What are the risk factors for acute bronchitis?
      • What are the symptoms of acute bronchitis?
      • When does a cold become acute bronchitis?
      • How is acute bronchitis diagnosed?
      • When should I call my doctor about my cough?
      • What are the treatments for acute bronchitis?
      • What are acute bronchitis home remedies?
      • What are the complications of acute bronchitis?
    • Smoking (How to Quit Smoking) Smoking is an addiction. More than 430,000 deaths occur each year in the U.S. from smoking related illnesses. Secondhand smoke or...learn more »
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      Smoking (How to Quit Smoking) Article
      • Smoking and quitting smoking facts
      • What problems are caused by smoking?
      • What is addictive disease and why is smoking considered addictive?
      • What are the signs of cigarette addiction?
      • Why should someone quit smoking?
      • What are the steps in quitting?
      • Getting ready to quit smoking
      • On the day you quit smoking
      • Staying quit
      • What methods can help a person quit smoking?
      • Behavioral modification and self-help literature to quit smoking
      • Nicotine replacement therapy to quit smoking
      • What prescription products are available for smoking cessation?
      • How are nicotine-containing products used safely?
      • What is in the future for smoking?
    • Smoking and Heart Disease Smoking increases the risk of heart disease in women and men. Nicotine in cigarettes decrease oxygen to the heart, increases...learn more »
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      Smoking and Heart Disease Article
      • Smoking and heart disease introduction
      • How does smoking increase heart disease risk?
      • How can quitting smoking be helpful?
      • How to quit smoking
      • What should I do first to stop smoking?
      • How can I avoid smoking again?
      • How will I feel when I quit smoking?

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