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…
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.
Croup is a viral condition that causes swelling around the vocal cords. It’s most active in the fall and winter months and targets children under the age of 5.
Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs caused by fungi, bacteria, or viruses. General symptoms include chest pain, fever, cough, and trouble breathing.
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