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Bronchitis is the inflammation of the larger airways in your lungs, which causes an ongoing cough. Read more about its symptoms and how to reduce the risk of bronchitis.
Most coughs are caused by viruses which inflame the throat, windpipe or lungs. Here are some tips to relieve the symptoms.
Common in people of all ages, chest infections can occur alongside a cold or the flu. Discover more about the causes, symptoms and treatment options for chest infections.
Bronchiolitis is a chest infection that affects a child’s ability to breathe freely. It usually appears in children under 12 months old.
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an umbrella term for certain long-term lung conditions including emphysema, chronic bronchitis and chronic asthma.
There are many different kinds of infectious diseases. Find out about conditions such as shingles, chlamydia, measles, conjunctivitis, tonsillitis, bronchitis and more here.
Lung cancer symptoms
Information on lung cancer signs and symptoms, plus links to trusted resources.
Obstructive lung diseases
People with obstructive lung disease, such as COPD, asthma or CF, experience shortness of breath. Learn more about obstructive lung diseases.
What causes breathing problems?
Information on the most common causes of breathing problems and other causes of feeling short of breath, with links to trusted resources.
What causes lung cancer?
Information on what causes lung cancer and risk factors, plus links to trusted resources.
Lung cancer is one of the most common but serious types of cancer. Read here about the types, causes, symptoms, treatments and prevention.