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  1. LAM Lung Disease (Lymphangioleiomyomatosis)

    LAM is a progressive lung disease that tends to strike women of childbearing age. Learn more from WebMD about symptoms, causes, treatments, and more.

  2. Walking Pneumonia

    WebMD explains what walking pneumonia is, how it is transmitted, and how to prevent catching this infectious type of pneumonia.

  3. Lung Diseases Overview

    A common health problem, lung diseases range from mild to severe. WebMD breaks down the information and describes the types and causes of some common lung diseases.

  4. Emphysema Symptoms

    WebMD describes the signs and symptoms of the lung disease emphysema.

  5. Mesothelioma: Tests, Diagnosis, and Treatments

    WebMD explains the tests used to diagnosis mesothelioma and what treatments options are available.

  6. ARDS (Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome)

    WebMD examines ARDS, or acute respiratory distress syndrome, and describes its symptoms, causes, and treatments.

  7. Pneumonia: Reducing Your Risk

    Surgery increases your risk of pneumonia. Learn more from WebMD about lowering your risk of pneumonia following surgery.

  8. Phosphodiesterase-4 (PDE4) Inhibitors for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

    roflumilastDalirespRoflumilast is a pill you take every day to prevent COPD exacerbations.

  9. Sarah's Story: Dealing With the Emotions From COPD - Sarah's story

    More good days. It’s possible to have them,even with COPD,says Sarah,who found out 3 years ago that she had the disease. COPD sneaked up on Sarah. She began coughing more often,and the coughing lasted longer. Every day it got a little bit harder to breathe. One day she found she couldn't walk up the basement stairs without having to stop and catch her breath. And then she began coughing ...

  10. Lung Infections and COPD - Topic Overview

    When you have COPD,it’s easier for you to get lung infections like bronchitis and pneumonia. If you are still smoking,the risk may be even higher. COPD causes your airways to get narrower. That makes it harder for your lungs to clear out mucus. And that mucus makes an inviting home for the germs that cause lung infections. These infections also cause more shortness of breath and coughing ...

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