How Are Vocal Cord Polyps and Nodules Treated?
Our voices are a part of us. We rely on our vocal cords every day. Our ability to communicate affects...Read more about How Are Vocal Cord Polyps and Nodules Treated?
Tuberculosis: Signs, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Tuberculosis (TB) is a multisystemic disease that is caused by the Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria. It has a myriad of presentations...Read more about Tuberculosis: Signs, Diagnosis, and Treatment
What Does Hoarseness Signal?
Hoarseness can be defined in many ways. It usually means that your voice sounds different. It could be breathy, raspy,...Read more about What Does Hoarseness Signal?
How Do I Know If My Coughing Is Serious?
Coughing is a reflex and there are various kinds. Some coughs are acute, lasting for a few weeks. Others are...Read more about How Do I Know If My Coughing Is Serious?
How Can Passive Smoking Affect Your Child’s Lungs?
Secondhand smoke or environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) is a direct cause of lung disease in both children and adults. In...Read more about How Can Passive Smoking Affect Your Child’s Lungs?
Lung Damage from Smoking. Signs and Prevention
Smoking tobacco is the number one preventable cause of death in the world. If no one in the United States...Read more about Lung Damage from Smoking. Signs and Prevention
Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV). Causes and Treatment
The leading cause of lower respiratory tract infections in infants and young children is respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). RSV is...Read more about Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV). Causes and Treatment
Deviated Nasal Septum: Diagnosis and Treatment
The dividing wall between the inside of the nose is called the nasal septum. It is composed of cartilage and...Read more about Deviated Nasal Septum: Diagnosis and Treatment