Broccoli may prevent lung diseaseby
The latest research suggests that a substance present in broccoli may help prevent serious lung disease.
Lung conditions such as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is often caused...
Preparing for Sleep Apnea Awareness Day 2008by
I started working for the ASAA in May of 2004. I realized soon after I got there that what needed to addressed sooner than later was updating the educational video the association had released in 1994!
It took some time
Preparing for Tomorrowby
For those of you that are new to Penelope's story, she has Tetralogy of Fallot with pulmonary atresia (atresia = missing), her pulmonary valve and a huge chunk of her pulmonary artery are missing. Some folks with ToF are put right...
PE a commonly missed fatal diseaseby
CTPA of patient with PE
The patient's diagnosis was made based on the CT pulmonaryangiogram (CTPA) of the chest, which revealed multiple thrombi extending into the lobar...
DHC and pulmonary oedema (the end!)…by
(DHC), again. This, as I’ve mentioned previously, can cause pulmonary oedema (it has once... a while for pulmonary oedema to kick in or for my legs to swell.
So, I went back to DHC, 60mg every 6 hours, hoping...
Pulmonary Rehab and CFRD updateby
Friday was my first day of pulmonary rehabilitation. It was not too bad. I enjoyed... like this I wish I had been prepared for.
I had an endocrinologist appointment on Tuesday and I walked away...