When a baby is delivered, the amniotic fluid should be expelled from their lungs. If this doesn't happen, this excess fluid in the lungs can make it difficult for the…
Neonatal respiratory distress syndrome, or neonatal RDS, is a condition that may occur if a baby's lungs aren't fully developed when they are born.
Epiglottitis is characterized by inflamed tissue in your epiglottis. It's a potentially life-threatening condition. Learn who gets it, why, and how it's treated.
Anaphylaxis can occur when you have a severe reaction to certain allergens. Learn what the symptoms are and what to do if this happens.
Bronchiolitis is a viral respiratory condition. The bronchioles in the lungs become inflamed or damaged and restrict breathing.
Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs caused by fungi, bacteria, or viruses. General symptoms include chest pain, fever, cough, and trouble breathing.
Asthma can make breathing difficult and cause coughing and wheezing. Learn about the different types of asthma here, such as bronchial asthma and allergic asthma…
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