2. Rest

One of the best treatments for pleurisy is rest, which allows your body time to heal itself. Rest also keeps you from taking the deep or rapid breaths that cause the chest pain associated with the condition. The more energy you exert, the more work your lungs and the membranes surrounding them need to do. Avoid any strenuous activities that would leave you out of breath or require your lungs to work harder.

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