Inflammation of airways in the lungs causes chronic lung disease that is often accompanied by coughing. In order to clear the lung airways of mucus or fluid, coughing occurs. By coughing, the body tries to expel air from the lungs and deal with lung diseases. So, if you notice incessant coughing it could be because of lung disease, like chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Receive updates on the latest news and alerts straight to your inbox.
This site offers information designed for educational purposes only. You should not rely on any information on this site as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, treatment, or as a substitute for, professional counseling care, advice, diagnosis, or treatment. If you have any concerns or questions about your health, you should always consult with a physician or other healthcare professional.