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Are there alternative treatments for breathing disorders?

Breathing disorders encompass many disease, from asthma to influenza, to lung cancer. Options for conventional and alternative treatments will vary, depending on the kind of disorder. You should always consult your doctor and keep him or her informed about any alternative treatments. Some alternative treatments can interfere with conventional treatments.

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