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Bronchitis is inflammation of the larger airways in your lungs, causing an ongoing cough. Read more about symptoms and how to reduce the risk of bronchitis.

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Most coughs are caused by viruses which inflame the throat, windpipe or lungs. Here are some tips to relieve the symptoms.

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Chest infection

Chest infections are common in people of all ages and may occur with a cold or the flu. Learn more about chest infection causes, symptoms and treatments.

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Bronchiolitis is a chest infection that affects your child’s ability to breathe freely and it usually affects children under 12 months of age. Learn more from a trusted source.

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COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) is a term for lung conditions such as emphysema, chronic bronchitis and chronic asthma.

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Infectious diseases

There are many different kinds of infectious diseases. Find out about conditions such as shingles, chlamydia, measles, conjunctivitis, tonsillitis, bronchitis and more here.

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Respiratory syncytial virus

RSV or respiratory syncytial virus infects your airways and lungs. Learn more the causes, treatment, prevention and how you can stop the virus from spreading.

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Colds and flu types

There are several types of colds and flu (influenza). The information and resources on this page cover the most common forms.

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Lung cancer symptoms

Information on lung cancer signs and symptoms, plus links to trusted resources.

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Obstructive lung diseases

People with obstructive lung disease, such as COPD, asthma or CF, experience shortness of breath. Learn more about obstructive lung diseases.

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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.

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