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What Is Mycoplasma Pneumonia?

Mycoplasma pneumonia, also known as walking pneumonia, is often a mild respiratory infection that presents as a chest cold, especially in children. A lot of people think you have to be older or in the hospital to get pneumonia. However, pneumonia...

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What Is Post-Obstructive Pneumonia?

Post-obstructive pneumonia is a serious infection that develops due to a blockage in the lung, usually caused by cancer. Post-obstructive pneumonia is an infection in the lung that occurs due to a blockage in one of the airways. Behind this...

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What Is Concha Bullosa?

Concha bullosa is an air pocket in the middle turbinate which can cause nasal obstruction and contribute to sinus problems that may require surgery. Have you ever heard the phrase, "breathe in through your nose and out through your mouth?" This...

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How Hiccups Are Treated

Mild cases of hiccups can be treated through home remedies, while rare cases of persistent hiccups may require medicine or even surgery. Hiccups happen when you have repeated involuntary spasms of the diaphragm. This might be caused by eating too...

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An Overview of Jaw Pain

Learn about the various causes of jaw pain, such as TMD and dental problems, and how your doctor or dentist goes about diagnosing and treating them. Finding out what causes jaw pain can be difficult, mostly because there are numerous sources from...

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Thrush (oral candidiasis) is a yeast infection of babies and adults causing white patches in the mouth. Reviewed by a board-certified pediatrician.

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Bacterial Pneumonia in People With COPD

Bacterial pneumonia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have dangerous cause-and-effect relationships. Learn why and how they're treated. Bacterial pneumonia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have a dangerous...