The Struggle for Air: Surviving Lung Disease

Our lungs serve as a conduit for oxygen via the air we breathe. This process is carried out because the cells in our body require oxygen to function and grow. This is a difficult activity for people struggling with lung diseases, but with therapies and treatment they can survive the disease and go on to … Continue reading “The Struggle for Air: Surviving Lung Disease”

4 Ways To Arm Yourself Against Allergies

Allergies are conditions whereby the immune system reacts abnormally to foreign substances. An allergic reaction can be mild, irritating and sometimes severe, hence the need to arm oneself against allergic triggers (also known as allergens). Substances like dust, mold, pet dander, grass, peanuts and other substances that cause allergy are called allergen. The ideal way … Continue reading “4 Ways To Arm Yourself Against Allergies”