Disorders that affect the lungs are spread far and wide in the U.S. But despite the prevalence of such diseases, a lot of people postpone going to see a doctor for many reasons.
Sometimes they might believe their symptoms are nothing to be worried about and they prefer to sleep them off. Other times they simply might not have the resources or time to get checked out. How are we supposed to know when it’s time to go to the doctor’s office?
First, we have to look at the three most common lung diseases before we get into 12 silent signs that could mean your lungs are in serious trouble!