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You may already know that doctors over-prescribe antibiotics, and that sinusitis, which is mostly caused by viral infections, is the leading disease for which they’re over-prescribed. Add Bronchitis to the list of diseases that don’t deserve antibiotics. If you can rule out Pneumonia, which is a bacteria, as a cause, then prescribing antibiotics will only […]

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COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, also known as chronic obstructive lung disease) is the 4th leading cause of death in the US; characterized by a narrowing of the passageways that makes it difficult to breathe, as well as the continuing destruction of the lungs overtime, COPD is not only very serious, but can severely impact […]

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Bronchitis Rates Rising

April 12, 2010

In the past year alone, 9.8 million adults were diagnosed with chronic bronchitis, according to the CDC, and rates for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (which includes bronchitis) among adults has gone up almost 65% over the last decade. Bronchitis is an infection in the passageway of the lungs that causes cold-like symptoms (which can include […]

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Usually, but not always, Bronchitis begins as a viral infection in the nose, sinuses, or throat, and then spreads into the tiny airways of the lungs. Bronchitis can also be a bacterial respiratory infection. The blocking of lung passageways leads to the most painful and recognizable symptom of Bronchitis: that aching, mucus-filled cough. Additional symptoms […]

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Sinus Flood Season

March 21, 2019

With what seems like a neverending flu season and just enough warm weather that pollen is going to be starting soon, sinuses everywhere are going to need extra support. Be ready to clear the gunk out with a Sinus Flooding Kit—and get rid of the deepest, thickest mucus. Cold, flu, and other viruses can cause […]

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