Taking Care of Your Lungs

Having good lung health is essential for overall wellbeing. Your lungs play a vital role in helping you breathe – supplying oxygen to provide energy to your cells and expelling carbon dioxide to remove waste products. Understanding what can harm and improve your lungs can help you make informed decisions and take better care of … Continued

Low-Dose CT Lung Scans Reduce Cancer Deaths

According to the American Cancer Society, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the United States. This is often because it is not detected during the earliest and most treatable stages. However, low-dose computed tomography (CT) lung scans are changing our ability to screen for lung cancer – and help more people … Continued

Six Tips to Manage Breathing Problems

There are several reasons a person may have difficulty breathing. Common causes include sinusitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma and allergies. Fortunately, there are some simple lifestyle changes you can make to help manage breathing problems.