5 Things We Are Thankful For This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a unique holiday for Pulmonary Associates of Brandon, so we would like to share 5 special things we are particularly thankful for this Thanksgiving:

Parasomnias 101: Sleep-Related Eating Disorder (SRED)

Many people don’t know that the urge to binge-eat at night may signal a sleep-related eating disorder (SRED) that can be very dangerous for your overall health. To learn more, read further. 

Chronic Bronchitis Symptoms: What You Should You Pay Attention To

If bronchitis persists, it’s known as chronic bronchitis, a serious pulmonary condition. Read more for an overview of the main symptoms of chronic bronchitis and what you should pay attention to.

Choosing The Most Comfortable Pillow, And How It Impacts Your Pulmonary Health

Most people don’t know that investing in a pillow that supports healthy sleep posture is just as important as choosing the right mattress. Read to learn more.

Extrinsic vs. Intrinsic Asthma: The Main Differences

Today we’ll walk you through two asthma types (extrinsic and intrinsic) and explore the similarities and differences between them.

A Chronic Cough: Whether To See A Specialist

A chronic cough might not seem like such an inconvenience, but often it’s an indicator of a more serious underlying condition. Read more to learn more about chronic cough. 

Walking You Through A Night In A Sleep Study

When you have troubles with snoring, waking up frequently, or are tired when you get up in the morning, you are a perfect fit for a sleep study. If you’re wondering what sleep study involves and why you need to have one at all, read further. 

Sleep Disorders 101: Parasomnias

The sad fact is that many of us have one type of parasomnia or another without even knowing it. Parasomnias include irregular physical or verbal activities and can be disruptive to both the person experiencing parasomnias and the bed partner.

5 Groups Of Pulmonary Hypertension You Should Know About

The medical world has recognized five groups of pulmonary hypertension. Let’s dive into what pulmonary hypertension is and the specifics of the five different classifications. 

What's The Difference Between A Chest X-Ray And A Chest CT Scan?

Although it’s not crucial to understand every detail of each procedure, it's important to know the differences between a chest X-ray and a chest CT scan before you elect to undergo one.