Global rise of multidrug resistant tuberculosis threatens to derail decades of progress
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT
New antibiotics are becoming available for the first time but without accurate diagnostics, clear treatment guidelines, and improved control efforts, their effectiveness could be rapidly lost...
Lung cancer complications: Signs, treatment, and outlook
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 03:00:00 PDT
In this article, we discuss the most common complications that can develop from lung cancer, including neuropathy, blocked airways, and pleural effusion.
Small cell vs. non-small cell lung cancer: What are the differences?
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 04:00:00 PDT
In this article, we take a close look at two types of lung cancer. Learn about the symptoms, diagnosis, and various treatments here.
Small cell lung cancer: Symptoms, treatment, and outlook
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:00:00 PDT
What is small cell lung cancer and what are the causes and associated risk factors? How is SCLC diagnosed and what are the different stages?
Old target, new mechanism for overcoming tuberculosis resistance
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT
In strains of tuberculosis that have developed drug resistance mutations, researchers have identified a secondary pathway that can be activated to reinstate drug sensitivity.
Living with A-fib: Tips and outlook
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT
In this article, learn about A-fib and the recommended lifestyle changes a person may make. What does A-fib do to the body and how might it be treated?
Ten home remedies for bronchitis
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDT
Bronchitis is an inflammation of the lining in the bronchial tubes. In this article, learn about natural remedies and how to cope with symptoms at home.
Novel technique helps diagnose swimming-induced respiratory condition
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT
Exercise-induced obstruction of the larynx, or voice box, is often a cause of respiratory symptoms in athletes and is particularly prevalent in swimmers.
Patients with depression symptoms due to chronic sinus disease are less productive
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT
Depression is the driving factor for missed days of work or school in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis.