Lung Disease and Respiratory System
- Q What's an easy, do-it-yourself test to measure your lung health?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineI know performing self-medical tests can be about as appealing as catheter insertion, but this one's easy. You can do it in just a minute, you can grade yourself, and you'll get the results immediately. The test? Briskly run up two flights of stairs or... Full Answer
- Q What are the symptoms of epiglottitis in children?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineEpiglottitis is a whopping bacterial infection that comes out firing all guns. You'll have a very sick-looking kid with a high fever sitting forward in what we call tripod position -- leaning forward with his body, both hands leaning on a table or bed in... Full Answer