Chronic Conditions


Asthma →

Asthma is a chronic health condition that involves the airways and lungs. Airway irritation, inflammation, and obstruction causes coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, and breathing problems.



Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic inflammatory lung disease that causes obstructed airflow from the lungs. Symptoms include breathing difficulty, cough, mucus (sputum) production and wheezing.


Narcolepsy →

Narcolepsy is a sleep disorder that is the leading cause of excessive and chronic drowsiness and sleepiness, disturbed sleep-wake cycles, and abnormal sleep symptoms and behaviors in children and adults.


Melanoma →

Melanoma is a deadly form of skin cancer that develops when cells giving color to the eyes, hair, and skin become cancerous. Melanoma causes new or unusual tumors to grow over the body, like the arms, legs, and back.


COVID-19 →

COVID-19 is a respiratory infection that causes mild to severe illness in people. COVID-19 infections cause respiratory symptoms that can resolve on their own. However, high-risk populations experience more severe symptoms and complications.


Cystic Fibrosis →

Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is a genetic condition that affects different organs and commonly causes respiratory symptoms such as airway obstruction, difficulty breathing, chronic coughing, wheezing, and recurring infections.


Respiratory Infections →

Respiratory infections are common health threats that cause conditions like the common cold, flu, and the novel coronavirus. Respiratory infections cause symptoms like coughing, sneezing, congestion, and trouble breathing.


Anxiety Disorders →

Anxiety disorders happen when your response to stress does not match the intensity of the stressors. Anxiety can cause negative emotions, mental experiences, and physical manifestations, like fear, tension, dread, uneasiness, sweating, restlessness, and muscle tension. Learn more about your condition to manage and improve your mental health.