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If sputum, a mixture of mucus and saliva, is not cleared from the lungs, it can cause ongoing inflammation and damage. These tips if done regularly, can help keep airways as clean as possible.
National lung cancer screening guidelines may not be sufficient for minorities and other people in underrepresented communities, say researchers.
Between 1990 and 2014, ozone levels in 33 U.S. national parks were about the same as in the 20 largest urban areas, according to an analysis published in Science Advances. High ozone levels result in reduced visibility.
A class of drugs used to reduce stomach acid in people with heartburn or ulcers may not be completely safe for older adults, according to a recent study.
Eli Hendel, M.D., is a board-certified internist/pulmonary specialist with board certification in Sleep Medicine.
Jennifer is a dietitian with a passion for educating and empowering families on their journey through illness.