Phlegm in throat causing choking. Make a record of any foods that trigger an increase in phlegm or mucus.
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease COPD is mainly seen in long term tobacco smokers.
It may be tempting to use suppressants when experiencing a nagging, phlegm-filled cough.
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This allows excess saliva to drain from their mouth.
This can make swallowing difficult and allow saliva to pool in the back of your mouth, causing choking.
If the cause of choking is not removed then it can lead to death.
This is an emergency!
It usually starts in early life and can continue throughout adulthood.