A cough lasting eight or more weeks is one of the most common reasons we visit the doctor. But there are many reasons for it, and they sometimes overlap. Learn how our experts unravel the reasons behind your chronic cough.
An experimental lung rejuvenation process is gaining traction in the U.S., making more lung transplants possible. Learn more about how ex vivo lung perfusion (EVLP) works.
People with eosinophilic asthma or severe asthma that doesn’t respond well to steroids may find relief with biologics. This new type of therapy targets the source of the problem.
Find treatment options for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis as well as steps you can take to protect your lungs and slow the disease.
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