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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mucus

Mucus is a slippery aqueous secretion produced by, and covering, mucous membranes. It is typically produced from cells found in mucous glands, although it may also originate from mixed .... 99 (2): S798–806. PMID 9042073. doi: 10.1016/s0091-6749(97)70128-3. Jump up ^ "Why Does Cold Weather Cause Runny Noses?

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phlegm

Phlegm /ˈflɛm is a liquid secreted by the mucous membranes of mammals. Its definition is ... The vocal cords need a fair amount of lubrication and swell from inflammation when they do not have enough of it. When the vocal folds swell and  ...

www.webmd.com/allergies/features/the-truth-about-mucus

Mucus is something everyone has, and some people wish they had a lot less ... Can you just get rid of it, or at least cut down on it, and how should you do that?

www.everydayhealth.com/cold-flu/everything-you-ever-wondered-about-mucus-and-phlegm.aspx

Sep 12, 2017 ... Find out everything you ever wanted to know about mucus and phlegm. ... a sign of infection, color does not always indicate a health problem, ...

www.everydayhealth.com/mucus/guide

Apr 19, 2016 ... Mucus - also known as sputum - is a sticky, gelatinous material that lines ... Although the flush process does help thin out mucus and remove ...

www.quora.com/Where-does-mucus-in-the-lungs-come-from-Does-it-come-if-we-swallow-mucus

Here are some of the most common questions and answers about mucus and phlegm to help clear up the confusion. 1. What is mucus? "Mucus is like a gelatin,  ...

www.livescience.com/54745-why-do-i-have-so-much-snot.html

May 13, 2016 ... The body produces more than a liter of mucus each day — so when something isn't working right, it can sure seem like a lot of snot.

www.netdoctor.co.uk/ask-the-expert/allergy-and-asthma/a6029/where-does-this-mucus-come-from

Feb 2, 2011 ... I am generating a lot of mucus in my throat. I have to spit a lot to clear it. It erupts when I eat or drink. After any meal, I have to spit a lot of ...

www.bbc.com/future/story/20140321-where-does-snot-come-from

Mar 22, 2014 ... Snot is just a form of mucus, a slimy secretion produced by the mucus membranes which line all external cavities of the body exposed to the ...