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  1. Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)
  2. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)
  3. Respiratory Problems, Age 11 and Younger Discusses respiratory problems that babies and children can have. Covers viral and bacterial infections, allergies, and asthma. Offers home treatment tips. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  4. Respiratory Problems, Age 12 and Older Discusses respiratory problems that older children and adults can have. Covers viral and bacterial infections, allergies, and asthma. Offers home treatment tips. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  5. Colds
  6. Tuberculosis (TB)
  7. Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  8. Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Infection
  9. Colds and Flu Links to information on colds and flu. Covers at-home treatment for cold and flu symptoms, the flu vaccine, prevention of colds and flu, and medicines for the flu.
  10. Comforting a Child Who Has a Respiratory Illness
  11. Treating Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
  12. Lungs and Airways Has info on general coughs, pneumonia, tuberculosis, and COPD. Also has chest X-ray info and interactive topics on bronchitis and croup.
  13. Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS)
  14. Chronic Lung Disease in Infants
  15. Chronic Lung Disease in Infants: Caring for Your Baby
  16. Spirometry Tests for COPD
  17. Cystic Fibrosis: Ways to Clear the Airways
  18. Asthma: Ways to Take Inhaled Medicines
  19. COPD: Clearing Your Lungs Learn three ways to get mucus out of your lungs so you can breathe easier.
  20. COPD: Exercises for Easier Breathing Learn some exercises for your lungs to make it easier to breathe.
  21. Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
  22. Swallowed or Inhaled Objects
  23. Asthma: Symptoms of Difficulty Breathing
  24. COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) Discusses causes and symptoms of COPD. Looks at chronic bronchitis and emphysema, two diseases that are usually a part of COPD. Covers quitting smoking. Includes treatment with bronchodilators and inhaled corticosteroids. Offers home treatment tips.
  25. What Is a Sleep Study? Learn what sleep studies are and why they're done.
  26. Sleep Studies Describes various sleep studies used to diagnose sleep disorders. Discusses problems like snoring, sleep apnea, insomnia, and narcolepsy. Covers common sleep studies, including polysomnograms, multiple sleep latency tests, and the maintenance of wakefulness test.
  27. Treating Tuberculosis in Pregnant Women
  28. Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis (TB)
  29. Alternative Treatment Methods for Allergies
  30. Steroid Medicine for Asthma: Myths and Facts
  31. Asthma: Myths About Inhaled Steroids Learn common myths about inhaled steroids, which are some of the best medicines for controlling asthma.
  32. Corticosteroids for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Covers medicines to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Includes inhaled corticosteroids delivered by metered-dose inhaler and sometimes dry powder inhalers. Covers why they are used, how well they work, and side effects.
  33. Flu: Signs of Bacterial Infection
  34. Tuberculosis in Infants and Children
  35. Rapid Sputum Tests for Tuberculosis (TB)
  36. Inhaled Corticosteroids for Long-Term Control of Asthma Covers medicines used in metered-dose or dry powder inhaler to treat asthma. Lists generic and brand names such as budesonide (Pulmicort) and fluticasone and salmeterol (Advair). Covers how well they work and side effects.
  37. Flu Complications
  38. COPD: Clearing Your Lungs
  39. Long-Acting Bronchodilators for Your Child Learn why a long-acting bronchodilator might be added to your child's asthma medicine.
  40. Breathing Problems: Using a Metered-Dose Inhaler
  41. Cystic Fibrosis: Helping Your Child Cough Up Mucus
  42. Difference Between the Flu and a Cold
  43. Treating Tuberculosis in Children
  44. Tuberculosis Screening
  45. Why Children Don't Need Antibiotics for Colds or Flu Learn why antibiotics shouldn't be prescribed to children who have a cold or flu.
  46. COPD: Take This Chance to Quit Smoking Find motivation to quit by comparing what you tell yourself about smoking and what the facts are.
  47. COPD: Time to Decide About Smoking Learn how continuing to smoke will affect your COPD symptoms.
  48. COPD: Try a New Quit-Smoking Strategy Hear how one man with COPD finally quit after many years of smoking.
  49. Lung Cancer Screening
  50. Lung Cancer Screening: Low-Dose CT Scan
  51. COPD: Keeping Your Diet Healthy Covers eating healthy foods when you have COPD. Looks at how shortness of breath may make eating harder and why it is important to eat regularly. Offers tips to make eating easier and help you get necessary nutrition.
  52. Oxygen Treatment for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Covers oxygen treatment to increase oxygen flow to lungs and blood when you have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Explains that oxygen therapy may slow or prevent heart failure. Covers oxygen use during exercise, sleep, and travel.
  53. COPD: Avoiding Weight Loss Covers causes of weight and muscle loss when you have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Includes why weight loss is a concern with COPD and how to avoid it. Guides you through ways to add nutritious calories and protein to your diet.
  54. COPD: Using Exercise to Feel Better Covers ways to exercise and stay active with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Explains that exercise makes muscles and heart stronger and may improve shortness of breath. Includes warning to talk to your doctor before starting exercise.
  55. COPD: Taking Medicines After a Flare-Up Learn how taking COPD medicines correctly helps prevent flare-ups and trips to the hospital.
  56. COPD: Keeping Your Quality of Life Learn how you can stay as active and healthy as possible with COPD.
  57. COPD: You Can Still Be Active Commit to taking small steps to stay active with COPD.
  58. COPD: Eating Well for Strength and Energy Learn how good nutrition can give you energy and help you stay healthy.
  59. COPD: Exercises for Building Strength Try a few gentle and safe exercises to build your strength.
  60. COPD: Learning to Breathe Easier
  61. COPD Action Plan
  62. COPD: Avoiding Your Triggers
  63. Tuberculosis in People With HIV
  64. Treating Tuberculosis in People With HIV
  65. RSV: Risk of Complications
  66. Medical History and Physical Exam for Tuberculosis (TB)
  67. Heart Failure: Avoiding Colds and Flu
  68. Sleep Apnea: Time to Get Checked Learn about the different ways that sleep apnea can affect the quality of your life.
  69. Sleep Apnea: Should I Have a Sleep Study? Guides through decision to have sleep study to diagnose obstructive sleep apnea. Includes pros such as diagnosis that can lead to treatment. Also offers cons such as cost. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  70. Bronchiolitis
  71. Chest Problems Discusses possible causes of chest pain, which include angina, heart attack, pneumothorax, or chest wall pain. Covers heart attack symptoms. Includes interactive tool to decide when to seek care. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  72. Facial Injuries
  73. Hantavirus: Questions Your Doctor May Ask
  74. Hantavirus: Keeping Rodent Numbers Down
  75. Hantavirus: Advice for Hikers and Campers
  76. Lung Function in COPD
  77. Object Stuck in a Child's Airway
  78. Object Stuck in the Throat
  79. Hantavirus: Cleaning Up Rodent-Infested Areas
  80. Spinal Cord Injury: Breathing Practice
  81. Tests for Lung Infections
  82. Rodents That Carry Hantavirus
  83. DTaP (Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis) Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  84. Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis) Vaccine: What You Need to Know
  85. Complications of Whooping Cough
  86. Coughs, Age 12 and Older Briefly discusses causes of coughs, including common cold, bronchitis, pneumonia, asthma, GERD, COPD, choking, or chemicals in the air. Offers interactive tool to help decide when to seek care. Also offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  87. Pulmonary Rehabilitation for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  88. COPD: Lung Volume Reduction Surgery
  89. COPD's Effect on the Lungs
  90. COPD: How to Use a Nebulizer Learn how to use a nebulizer correctly.
  91. Avoiding COPD Triggers Learn how to avoid the things that make your COPD symptoms worse.
  92. COPD: What Happens to Your Lungs Learn how COPD affects your lungs and makes it hard to breathe.
  93. COPD Flare-Ups
  94. Bullectomy for COPD
  95. COPD: Handling a Flare-Up
  96. Sarah's Story: Dealing With the Emotions From COPD
  97. Ned's Story: Quitting Smoking
  98. Fran's Story: Finding Support When You Have COPD
  99. Anticholinergics for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Covers anticholinergic medicines to relax and enlarge airways in lungs with COPD. Lists generic and brand names such as ipratropium (Atrovent), tiotropium (Spiriva), and ipratropium and albuterol (Combivent). Includes how well they work and side effects.
  100. Beta2-Agonists for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Covers beta2-agonists for COPD. Looks at bronchodilator medicines to relax and enlarge airways in the lungs, making breathing easier. Lists generic and brand names such as albuterol (Proventil). Includes how well they work and side effects.

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