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Preventing Your Next Asthma Attack

Asthma is a condition in which the airways in your lungs become narrow, swell, and often produce extra mucus. This can make breathing difficult and trigger coughing, a whistling sound (wheezing), and shortness of breath. While asthma can not be cured, symptoms can be managed with the help of medications and knowing how to avoid […]

Belluscura Intends to Float on AIM

LONDON, U.K. AND PLANO, TX, U.S. (7 May 2021).  Belluscura plc, a leading medical device developer focused on lightweight and portable oxygen enrichment technology, announces its intention to seek admission of the entire issued and to be issued ordinary share capital of the Company to the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange (“Admission“).   […]

COVID-19 and The Vaccine: 6 Things You Should Know

COVID-19 Recap The virus is known as severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The disease it causes is called coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). In March 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic. As of March 2021, there have been over 110,000,000 cases confirmed globally. With various COVID-19 vaccines […]

Air Pollution and Your Respiratory Health

Air pollution is not only a threat to the environment, but also to our respiratory health. According to the Respiratory Health Association, more than 137 million Americans live in communities that have unhealthy levels of air pollution. Air pollution is a health risk to everyone, but especially those who live with lung disease. What is […]

How to Be a Wise Healthcare Consumer

Americans spend more time researching purchases such as cars and appliances than they do choosing health plans, according to the American Institute for Preventive Medicine. Being a wise healthcare consumer means making the right choices that are best for you and your family when it comes to your health. At times, we take our health, […]

Lungs and the Respiratory System

Lungs are very important since every cell in our body needs oxygen to function. Oxygen is inhaled into your lungs and then moves throughout your body via the bloodstream. Carbon dioxide is then expelled from your body when you breathe out. The respiratory system also performs other vital roles in your body, such as moisturizing […]

The Impact of Vaping

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), cigarette smoking is the leading preventable cause of death in the United States. Smoking causes more than 480,000 deaths each year in the United States which is approximately one in five deaths. Read on to learn more about e-cigarettes and how their use continues to […]