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A 20-year-old female asked:

Went to doctor with a little cough and chest discomfort. he said oxygen levels were good and diagnosed acute bronchitis. im scared that i cant breath?

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Dr. Joshua Yorgason
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 19 years experience
Breathing is essential: Whenever you have a respiratory infection such as pneumonia or bronchitis and you can brief you may need to go to emergency room. You could get a respiratory treatment there such as a nebulizer with medications. And if you're doing okay at home I would recommend a coolmist humidifier. You can add Vicks vapor to the humidifier or eucalyptus oil.
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