A cough is a sudden and often repetitively occurring reflex which helps to clear
the large breathing passages from secretions, irritants, foreign particles and ...
Apr 26, 2016 ... A cough is your body's way of responding when something irritates your throat or
airways. An irritant stimulates nerves that send a message to ...
Nov 26, 2015 ... A cough, also known as tissus is a sudden reflex humans and many animals
have to clear the throat and breathing passage of foreign particles, ...
WebMD has the basics on common triggers, related symptoms, and treatment
options for your cough.
Most coughs are caused by viral infections, and usually soon go. This leaflet
gives some tips on what to do and possible cough remedies, and the symptoms
Sep 26, 2015 ... A cough is a common reflex action that clears the throat of mucus or foreign
irritants. Coughing to clear the throat is typically an infrequent ...
Oct 1, 2010 ... A cough is a natural reflex that protects your lungs. Coughing helps clear your
airways of lung irritants, such as smoke and mucus (a slimy ...
Oct 1, 2010 ... Coughing occurs when the nerve endings in your airways become irritated.
Certain irritants and allergens, medical conditions, and medicines ...
Feb 19, 2016 ... Learn about coughs, (acute, chronic, or persistent), which can have common
causes such as infections, or chronic (persistent) cough may be ...
May 11, 2016 ... Coughing helps your body heal or protect itself. There are two types of coughs:
acute and chronic. Learn the causes of chronic cough.