UNC Health Talk

Category: Lung Health

Man sleeping in his bed and snoring loudly

April 8, 2021

Snoring vs. Sleep Apnea – Is There a Difference?

Sleep apnea can be a health hazard. Ask yourself these questions to find out how to tell the difference between the two.

Pulmonology, Sleep

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mother helps young child use a nebulizer machine

August 7, 2020

Staying Healthy and Living Longer with Cystic Fibrosis

Treatment has improved for cystic fibrosis, a genetic disease that causes many health problems.

Cystic Fibrosis

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Image of a pair of lungs

April 17, 2019

Should You Be Screened for Lung Cancer?

Find out how lung cancer screenings can save lives and who should get them.

Cancer, Lung Health

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Boy using an asthma inhaler in the park

November 13, 2017

Can Asthma Be Controlled with a Vitamin Supplement?

Research from the UNC School of Medicine indicate that a type of vitamin E known as gamma tocopherol may reduce a kind of airway inflammation common in asthma patients.

Asthma, Health, Research

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Robotic Lung

November 8, 2017

Lung Disease Patients Benefit from Robot-Assisted Procedures

Advances in minimally invasive surgical approaches mean smaller incisions, less bleeding and faster recoveries.

Lung Cancer, Pulmonology

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