Whenever there is any irritation, due to cold, dust, strong smells, pollen, or infection, the amount of mucus
produced increases, and the body tries to remove it, through coughing or sneezing.
You might have heard consuming dairy products can cause white mucus
The stickier the mucus
, the more it would slow the ball down.
One of my patients just called me to tell me that she's been using this formula for three weeks, and all of her excess mucus
from her allergies is gone.
When people smoke, the toxic chemicals in cigarettes paralyse the tiny hairs (cilia) that line the airways and clear mucus
Fischer and colleagues tested the propellers in a mixture of pig stomach mucus
proteins and hydrochloric acid.
However, when you lie in bed at night, it becomes harder for your body to clear your airways and mucus
can build up in your throat.
that builds up in your nose or throat while you lay down irritates your throat, so pop extra pillows under your head and let gravity do its work.
Professor Alyn Morice, cough expert and head of cardiorespiratory studies at Hull York Medical School says: "In the day, your body's natural reaction is to swallow often, helping nasal mucus
to drain down the nose and throat.
The portfolio company is investigating a novel molecular pathway that controls mucus
hypersecretion in asthma and other respiratory ailments.
A team led by UC San Francisco professor of medicine John Fahy, MD, has discovered why mucus
in the lungs of people with cystic fibrosis (CF) is thick, sticky and difficult to cough up, leaving these patients more vulnerable to lung infection.
People cough because viral infections cause excess mucus
to form throughout your "respiratory tree" --from your nose, down your throat, down the airways deep into your lungs.
27 ( ANI ): Researchers have discovered that mucus
actually helps your body maintain equilibrium, prevent inflammation, and reduce food allergy problems.
was extracted from anaesthetized and alkali treated groups of Labeo rohita.
Hair-like extensions of epithelial cells called cilia then propel the mucus
out of our airways and get rid of these dangerous particles.