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Bronchitis

If you recently had a cold or upper respiratory infection, but can't seem to get rid of that cough, you may have developed bronchitis. Find lots of helpful information about this condition and what you need to know when you talk to your doctor.

Symptoms of Bronchitis
There are two different types of bronchitis -- acute and chronic. They are both an inflammation of the airways leading to the lungs, but have different causes and, obviously, durations.

Bronchitis
Find a basic overview of bronchitis and what it means to you. That nagging cough could be more serious than you think.

Bronchiolitis
Bronchiolitis is a common childhood infection. It is similar to bronchitis with some key differences. Learn about bronchiolitis and how it could affect your child.

Acute Bronchitis Treatments
When you are diagnosed with bronchitis, you want to know what your treatment options are. Learn about common acute bronchitis treatments and get help figuring out which one is right for you.

Bronchitis - Have You Had Bronchitis
Bronchitis - Have You Had Bronchitis

Is Bronchitis Contagious?
If you or your child has bronchitis, you may wonder if it contagious. About.com's Guide to Pediatrics discusses bronchitis and whether or not it is contagious.

Chronic Bronchitis from A.D.A.M. Medical Encyclopedia
Chronic bronchitis is a common lung disease in the elderly, especially those who smoke. Find out what the medical encyclopedia says about this disease.

American Academy of Family Physicians Guide to Bronchitis
The American Academy of Family Physicians provides an overview of bronchitis.

Is It Bronchitis or Pneumonia?
Learn about the differences and similarities between bronchitis and pneumonia.

Is Bronchitis Contagious?
Can you catch bronchitis from someone else or spread it if you already have it?

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