Therapy of bronchial asthma

Bronchial asthma is an inflammatory process of the respiratory tract of a chronic nature. An attack of bronchial asthma is accompanied by an unproductive cough and wheezing in the chest area, a feeling of chest compression and difficulty breathing. Due to the developing inflammation, the respiratory tract becomes extremely susceptible to various kinds of irritants – chemical compounds,...

Viral pneumonia

Viral pneumonia begins to develop after a latent period of the course of infection, which is from two to six days. At the beginning of the development of viral pneumonia, an unproductive cough occurs; At the beginning of the development of the disease, body temperature does not go beyond the norm, but after it rises to thirty-eight degrees. Cough...

Shortness of breath treatment

Dyspnea is a disorder of the rhythm, frequency and depth of the respiratory process. Usually the development of shortness of breath occurs accompanied by a feeling of lack of air. The development of shortness of breath may be related to the disorder of any period of the respiratory process. The cerebral cortex and the respiratory center, spinal nerve...

External breathing function

External respiration function (VFD) is the main diagnostic method for pathologies of the respiratory system in patients of any age. The function of external respiration is carried out for those patients who have a genetic predisposition to the development of diseases of the respiratory system, aggravated by allergic manifestations. In addition, the function of external respiration...

How to prevent the development of allergic cough in a child?

An allergic cough in a child is a rather alarming symptom that requires immediate attention from parents, because in the absence of timely treatment, it can eventually develop into a more serious disease – asthma. Preventive actions are recommended to be applied even before the birth of the baby – during pregnancy. With special attention during the period...

What is shortness of breath talking about?

Shortness of breath is a violation of the frequency and depth of breathing, which causes a person to feel a lack of air. If shortness of breath occurs after heavy physical exertion, a long climb up the stairs or playing sports – this is normal. But when attacks of shortness of breath begin to bother a person...

How to deal with an attack of shortness of breath

Shortness of breath is a rather alarming symptom. The patient has difficulty in breathing: there is a feeling of lack of oxygen and a huge desire, compared with the usual inhalation or exhalation. The rhythm and strength of the respiratory movements are significantly impaired. First of all, you should be afraid that shortness of breath is a sign...

Scientists revealed the secret of the virus that causes the common cold

Specialists from the University of Wisconsin-Madison under the direction of professor of biochemistry Ann Palmenberg created a three-dimensional model of rhinovirus. With its help, scientists were able to identify unusual structural features that allow the future creation of new medications for colds, noted in Medical News Today. According to doctors, the virus is the cause of...

Respiratory failure: causes of development, treatment methods

The inability of the respiratory system to provide the normal composition of the gases in the arterial blood is called respiratory failure. In other words, respiratory failure is defined as a pathological syndrome in which the level of oxygen in the arterial blood is lowered and the amount of carbon dioxide, on the contrary, is increased.   Such a...

We are treated correctly: breathing exercises with bronchitis

Treatment of bronchitis should be comprehensive. Any pulmonologist will tell you this. Therefore, underestimating breathing exercises with bronchitis , recommended by a doctor, will be extremely undesirable and shortsighted. Special breathing exercises enhance the effect of drug treatment, contributes to the speedy recovery and recovery of the body. Moreover, doing regular exercises for the respiratory system can prevent the development of...