Ready to quit smoking? While it can be tough to kick the habit, nicotine replacement therapy, relaxation techniques and having a support system are just a few of the ways you can successfully quit.
Keeping our lungs healthy is priority-one in today’s climate! The pneumonia vaccine is a step toward ensuring that. Learn more about who benefits most from the vaccine and who should avoid it.
You’re getting over a bad cold, but something else is brewing. Upper airway infections can leave your lower airways vulnerable to bronchitis or pneumonia. Learn the difference between the two.
There are more than 1 million house fires in the U.S. each year and more than 3,000 deaths as a result of fires. Learn about the dangers of smoke inhalation.
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Wildfire smoke is full of toxins that can affect your health. Air pollutant exposure increases the likelihood you can develop infection from COVID-19 and other respiratory conditions. Find out how to protect yourself from a pulmonologist.
Dangerous residue from tobacco smoke sticks to carpets, walls and other surfaces long after the smoke clears. This is what’s known as “thirdhand smoke.” Find out why children and nonsmokers are at risk.
Can breathing in wood smoke from your fire pit or bonfire harm your lungs? Learn about the dangers of wood smoke and get some tips for outdoor fire safety.
A pulmonologist discusses what lung cancer screening entails and who can benefit from it. Plus the pros and cons of this cancer screening.
If you have a chronic lung condition, such as asthma or COPD, you may struggle with changing weather conditions. A Cleveland Clinic expert explains tactics to cope with changing weather and tackle breathing issues.
Thanks to advances in treatment, children with cystic fibrosis can much longer, healthier lives than in the past. Learn how to ensure that your child gets the care he or she needs to grow and thrive.