Respiratory Health

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
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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

Tuberculosis Treatment: Q And A With Dr. Osman Ali

Tuberculosis (TB) is a disease caused by bacteria called Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The bacteria usually attack the lungs, but they can also damage other parts...
Mehrunnisa Qasim
1 min read

Chronic Cough And Its Treatment In Pakistan: Q And…

A chronic cough is when a cough lasts longer than 8 weeks in adults or 4 weeks in children. Common causes include asthma, allergies,...
Mehrunnisa Qasim
2 min read

How To Take Care Of Your Lungs In The…

The heatwave this season has hit particularly hard—all thanks to global warming. The weather and the heatwave can affect air quality and the ability...
Maida (Ex. Editor)
1 min read

Top 5 Pulmonologists in Karachi

Pulmonology is the branch of medicine devoted to the study, treatment and prevention of respiratory disease affecting the lungs and the bronchial tree. Furthermore,...
Maida (Ex. Editor)
3 min read

Smog and Asthma: How to Stay Safe in Toxic…

Asthma is a condition which causes swelling of the airways. Along with swelling, airways also produce extra mucus which makes breathing difficult. Consult a...
Maida (Ex. Editor)
2 min read