Patient Story

'The best day in a long time'

With help from family and hospice caregivers, Gloria Koch makes her annual trip to an apple orchard.

Wheezing while working out?

Those with allergies or asthma should take note of these smart steps to stay safe when exercising.

The benefits of 'being in the present'

Explore these 5 ways to practice mindfulness.


Is it a cold or allergies?

Allergies know no age limits and they don’t discriminate based on gender. But how do you know if you've developed an allergy or just the common cold?

Study suggests: Bad air, bad kidneys

Years-long look at military veterans finds link between air pollution and kidney damage, with tens of thousands of new cases every year.

'Off-roading' threat may lurk in the air

Riders beware of toxic exposures, not just injuries.

When moms don't sleep well, neither do their kids

Bad snoozing habits could take a toll on child development.

Kids' colds linked to later asthma, lung problems

Kids with respiratory infections may have higher risks for lung function problems in adulthood.

Statins may help people with COPD live longer

Deaths from lung-related causes were reduced by as much as 45 percent.

It's time to kick Fido out—of bed, that is

Sharing sleeping space with your dog may disrupt your shut-eye.

Smoking bans help kids breathe easier

Anti-smoking policies are linked to drop in childhood chest infections and asthma attacks.

Could you have sleep apnea?

Snoring that wakes your partner is a big clue.