Chest Congestion

Chest Congestion Medicine

What is Chest Congestion? Chest congestion occurs when the linings of your mucous membranes become clogged with a thick mucus, causing you to lose your breath, wheeze or cough up mucus. Chest congestion usually comes with respiratory tract infections that can develop after a cold, or possibly bronchitis.  Allergens, air pollutants, or in some cases, […]

Jillian Stenzel
Chest Congestion

How to Get Rid of Chest Congestion Fast

Chest congestion can feel like you’re being suffocated. If you’re coughing up mucus or having trouble breathing, these are signs of chest congestion that are most likely due to a respiratory tract infection. For fast relief, try some of these at home methods, and learn which congestion medications can help. 1. Get steamy! Warmth and […]

Jillian Stenzel
Chest Congestion / Lung Congestion

Lung Congestion

Lung Congestion Lung congestion, also known as chest congestion, gets the best of everyone at some point. We are all familiar with phlegmy coughs and labored breathing and we all hope to avoid it. But unfortunately for some, lung congestion will strike and it’s important you know the causes, symptoms and treatment methods so you […]

Leah McCabe
Chest Congestion

Chest Congestion Remedies

Chest Congestion Remedies Mucus. For many people the word arouses a sense of sickness, but mucus is actually a needed and helpful substance. Mucus protects vital tissues, helps trap foreign particles, and produces a variety of antibodies, enzymes, proteins, etc. that protect the body. Despite this, when mucus is overproduced or its consistency changes the […]

Ryan Quinn