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Recent Signals

Date Stock Signal Type
2020-05-22 ANIP NR7 Range Contraction
2020-05-22 ANIP NR7-2 Range Contraction
2020-05-22 ANIP Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction
2020-05-22 BLU Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup
2020-05-22 BLU 20 DMA Support Bullish
2020-05-22 BLU NR7 Range Contraction
2020-05-22 BLU NR7-2 Range Contraction
2020-05-22 BLU Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction
2020-05-22 PBH 180 Bullish Setup Bullish Swing Setup
2020-05-22 PBH Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength
2020-05-22 PBH Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength
2020-05-22 PBH Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup
2020-05-22 PRPH Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction
2020-05-22 PRPH Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction

A cough is a sudden, and often repetitively occurring, protective reflex which helps to clear the large breathing passages from fluids, irritants, foreign particles and microbes. The cough reflex consists of three phases: an inhalation, a forced exhalation against a closed glottis, and a violent release of air from the lungs following opening of the glottis, usually accompanied by a distinctive sound.Frequent coughing usually indicates the presence of a disease. Many viruses and bacteria benefit, from an evolutionary perspective, by causing the host to cough, which helps to spread the disease to new hosts. Most of the time, irregular coughing is caused by a respiratory tract infection but can also be triggered by choking, smoking, air pollution, asthma, gastroesophageal reflux disease, post-nasal drip, chronic bronchitis, lung tumors, heart failure and medications such as ACE inhibitors.
Treatment should target the cause; for example, smoking cessation or discontinuing ACE inhibitors. Cough suppressants such as codeine or dextromethorphan are frequently prescribed, but have been demonstrated to have little effect. Other treatment options may target airway inflammation or may promote mucus expectoration. As it is a natural protective reflex, suppressing the cough reflex might have damaging effects, especially if the cough is productive.

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