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Distinguishing signs of shortness of breath caused by asthma with other diseases – VnExpress

COPD, vocal cord disorders, and pneumonia all have symptoms of shortness of breath similar to asthma, but the extent of lung damage is often different. Asthma is a chronic respiratory disease, the common symptoms of asthma include persistent cough, increased at night, shortness of breath, chest tightness or heaviness… Shortness of breath is one of […]

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The first tracheal transplant in the United States

Sonia Sein, 56, is now able to breathe easily after the first tracheal transplant in history, at Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. During the 18-hour surgery in January, a team of 50 specialists transplanted the new trachea into the patient’s intricate network of blood vessels. “When the patient’s new trachea started working, we knew we […]

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12 years in the gym despite asthma

HanoiWitnessing a practitioner gasping for breath and sitting on the ground after the practice session, Nguyen Canh Hoi saw his image again when he first went to the gym. Since childhood, the Association has been passionate about bodybuilding, wishing to be tall, muscular, but born with asthma, so her body is stunted and weak. The […]