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Most of us can breathe in MAC, a bacteria found in soil and water, and never get sick. For others, it can lead to infection and lung disease.
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Bronchitis is a common condition. Learn more about what it is, what causes it, how it changes your lungs, and how it's treated.
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MERS is a respiratory illness that can lead to fever, shortness of breath, pneumonia and kidney failure. Find out more about it and how it spreads
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