Tag Archives: Lung

Yankees legend Bernie Williams raising awareness for lung disease in honor of late father

How Yankees legend Bernie Williams is taking his superpowers off the baseball field Most people see four-time World Series Champion and New York Yankees legend Bernie Williams as their Superman. For Bernie Williams, however, his Superman was his father, Bernabé, who he lost in 2001 to the rare and serious lung disease idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis… Read More »

A patient coughed up this huge blood clot that perfectly replicates the airways of his lung

A man undergoing treatment for heart failure coughed up an enormous, intact blood clot that formed a perfect cast of the air passageways of his lung. The completeness of the clot, once unfolded onto blue medical cloth, astounded doctors; they could trace the three branches of the upper lobe of the lung, the two branches… Read More »