About four in ten women who have asthma eventually develop chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a condition known as asthma and COPD overlap syndrome, ACOS.
Secondhand marijuana smoke exposure may be more dangerous previously thought, especially for children living in close quarters with smokers.
Asthma attacks can be caused by many different factors including weather and stress. Learn to identify and avoid these triggers to help prevent asthma attacks.
Learn about the risks of uncontrolled asthma during pregnancy the effects it can have on your baby. Find out how medications and treatment can affect pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Severe asthma can cause emphysema in people even if they have never smoked. Learn how these conditions affect the lungs, airways, and ultimately, the ability to breath.
Can your location increase your risk for asthma attack? Check out the 2018 Asthma Capitals list to see if your city is good or bad for your asthma.
Shingles is a viral infection that causes an excruciatingly painful rash. The virus is caused by the varicella-zoster virus - the same virus that causes chicken pox.
Drinking soda during pregnancy can lead to your child developing asthma during their elementary-school years.
Severe asthma is more difficult to control and causes more symptoms and attacks than other types.
A pulmonologist answers the most popular concerns he hears from patients about how to treat severe asthma.