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11/13/2017 Offices closing on Friday 11/24

All offices will be closed on Friday, 11/24/2017, the day after Thanksgiving. All offices will open for normal hours on Monday, 11/27/2017.


11/13/2017 Bel Air office closing early 11/22/2017

The Bel Air Office will be open from 8-4 on Wednesday, 11/22/2017 and will remain closed until the following Monday, 11/27/2017.


11/13/2017 Greenbelt Office Closed 11/22/2017

The Greenbelt office will be closed on Wednesday, 11/22/2017 and will reopen for normal hours on Monday, 11/27/2018.


11/13/2017 DC office Closing early 11/22/2017

Our DC/Foggy Bottom office will be closing at 2pm on 11/22/2017. We will reopen for normal business hours on Monday, 11/27/2017.


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Chronic Cough

A chronic cough is a cough that lasts 4-8 weeks in adults or children. The most common causes of a recurrent cough are postnasal drip, asthma and GERD.

Common Symptoms of Chronic Cough

  • runny nose
  • frequent sore throat
  • hoarseness
  • shortness of breath
  • Common Causes of Chronic Cough

    Almost anything can trigger a cough, below are some of the common causes of the chronic cough.

  • postnasal drip
  • asthma
  • GERD
  • infections
  • chronic bronchitis
  • smoking
  • Diagnosis and Treatment

    An allergist or healthcare provider can diagnose chronic cough and provide the best form of treatment. Below are some of the common procedures used to diagnosis chronic cough:

  • chest x-ray
  • CT scan
  • lung function test/spirometry
  • lab and scope test
  • Doctors may suggest treating a chronic cough with antihistamines and/or decongestants, acid blockers and cough suppressants.

    If you would like to schedule an appointment for treatment of chronic cough or have any questions about respiratory conditions, call 1-800-778-9923 or visit the Allergy & Asthma Center location near you.

     
     

     

     












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