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Sleep

From how many hours of sleep we need each night to whether or not loud snoring is normal, new research examines widespread beliefs about sleep.

Cystic Fibrosis

New research finds that a virus that lies dormant in most of us can accelerate disease progression in people with cystic fibrosis.

Sleep

Waking up with lower back pain can often signal a problem with a person’s sleeping position or mattress. However, morning back pain can sometimes b...

Asthma

Many people ask how, why, and when to use nebulizers, how to take care of them, and how they differ from inhalers. Read on for the answers to these...

Respiratory

Pain under the right breast often results from muscle strain or a minor injury, and it will usually get better on its own. However, pain in this ar...

Respiratory

A dry cough is a type of cough that does not bring up phlegm. Dry coughs are often short-lived and rarely a cause for concern. However, a chronic d...

Respiratory

The cold is a common illness that usually resolves within 7–10 days. In this article, learn about what to expect, how long a cold is contagious, an...

Respiratory

Research in mouse models has revealed a surprising link between the activity of immune cells in the lungs and their ability to process simple sugars.

Respiratory

Stomach pain when breathing is often due to a problem with the diaphragm or the tissues in the chest cavity. Possible causes include injuries, hiat...

Respiratory

An analysis of published trials calls for research into vitamin C's effects on critically ill patients after finding it can cut time in ICU by 8 pe...

Sleep

New research finds an autoreactive type of immune cell related to narcolepsy, adding to the mounting body of evidence that the condition is autoimm...

Respiratory

Causes of painful respiration can include infections, injuries, and inflammation. Pain when breathing can sometimes also be due a potentially life-...