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:
Air travel is stressful at the best of times, but it can be nearly impossible for patients with pulmonary hypertension since traveling at high altitudes can cause a decrease in oxygen level in the blood. For some patients, air travel may be out of the question altogether, but this is not always the case.
If it's your first visit to a pulmonologist, you should prepare yourself for the appointment following this checklist. To begin, please print and fill out the New Patient Form prior to your first appointment
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.
If you have trouble getting to sleep or waking up at a normal hour, your circadian rhythm may be off. What is circadian rhythm and how does it affect your ability to sleep?