Respiratory Health

Asthma And Exercise: Everything You Need To Know

Asthma is no joyride. The excruciating pain and exhaustive nature of asthma attacks often induces a fear of exercising to the point of avoidance,...
Habiba A. Khan
2 min read

10 Major Health Risks Caused By Smoking

Smoking itself may give momentary pleasure, but its side-effects continue to haunt smokers for life. It not only jeopardizes the health of the smoker,...
Habiba A. Khan
3 min read

Tuberculosis: Pakistan’s Hidden Pandemic

Every year thousands of people lose their life to tuberculosis (TB) in Pakistan. The disease load of tuberculosis is as high 0.4 million in...
Habiba A. Khan
1 min read

Lung Cancer: Everything You Need To Know

Despite advancements in medical science, cancer remains one of deadliest diseases in the world. Today, many different kinds of cancers exit. However, lung cancer...
Habiba A. Khan
2 min read

Keeping Your Lungs Healthy In The Summer: A Complete…

The heatwave this summer is expected to hit particularly hard—all thanks to the large increases in global warming. The weather and the heatwave can...
Habiba A. Khan
1 min read

6 Causes of Lung Damage That May Have Slipped…

Medical experts have identified six common causes of lung damage that most people don't know about
Habiba A. Khan
1 min read

The Many Dangers of Smog and How to Get…

Smog is the thick haze that appears due to accumulation of ozone in the lower atmosphere. In South Asia, winter months are extremely smoggy....
Habiba A. Khan
2 min read

Karachi Gas Leak: What We Know So Far And…

Last Sunday, a great tragedy fell upon the citizens of Karachi. People from the area of Kemari started filling the hospitals with breathing and...
Habiba A. Khan
2 min read

Dyspnea Treatment: Q And A With Dr. Shoaib Alam

Dyspnea is characterized by shortness of breath; it is often referred to as hunger for air. The severity of this condition can stretch from...
Mehrunnisa Qasim
1 min read