Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 555 headlines found
[Canada] Vape at Your Own Risk: Company-Ordered Recalls and the Lack of Regulation in the Canadian E-Cigarette Industry
Flavour Crafters...received a 26-page report from a chemical analysis laboratory... on Flavour Crafters' line of e-liquids, found one of them to contain a chemical linked to a devastating respiratory disease, and led the London, Ontario company to rapidly
Mar 26, 2015 Vice.com
added Mar 30, 2015 21:35
My biggest issue is the use of e-cigarettes by minors, particularly the number of high school-age kids who believe e-cigarettes are safe... Anything that is not pure air puts a person at risk. Claiming that e-cigarettes are safe is hogwash. With that, I
Mar 25, 2015 Florida Times-Union
added Mar 27, 2015 14:59
Employment and Activity Limitations Among Adults with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease — United States, 2013
Smoking, the leading cause of COPD in the United States, is also associated with worse symptoms among persons with COPD (10), and smoking cessation has been shown to slow the progression ... This result reinforces the importance of smoking cessation by CO
Mar 26, 2015 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Mar 26, 2015 14:15
After Clover’s death — and after being diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease herself — Goddard quit smoking, and now she hopes sharing her story will encourage other pet owners to protect their animals from passive smoke.
Mar 24, 2015 Mother Nature Network (blog)
added Mar 24, 2015 20:30
Human and animal data support that nicotine exposure during periods of developmental vulnerability (fetal through adolescent stages) has multiple adverse health consequences, including impaired fetal brain and lung development, and altered development of
Mar 24, 2015 National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Mar 24, 2015 13:34
The newest edition of BMC Medicine includes a thorough review by Dr. Riccardo Polosa of the University of Catania, Italy, of numerous studies (including 9 in which he was an author) of respiratory function among users of e-cigarettes.
Mar 20, 2015 American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Mar 24, 2015 11:31
Yes. Inhaling smoke is harmful to the tiny delicate cilia in your lungs that help protect them. Smoke exposure to your mouth, gums, larynx, and vocal cords — even if periodic — elevates your risk for malignant changes, and also adversely affects lung f
Mar 20, 2015 NewsMax
added Mar 20, 2015 21:59
Leonard Nimoy died last week from COPD ...Recently, I heard two people talk about smoking in a different way: Christy Brown and John Oliver...The keys are honesty, humor, and authenticity.
Mar 2, 2015 Institute for Healthy Air Water and Soil (Louisville, KY)
added Mar 19, 2015 11:57
Doctors have backed a ban on e-cigarettes, saying it was still not proven that the devices were a safe alternative to smoking tobacco. But some former smokers say e-cigarettes, which deliver nicotine into the lungs through a battery-powered vaporiser, ha
Mar 18, 2015 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Mar 18, 2015 16:26
A 19-year-old male who recently suffered sudden sharp chest pain and difficulty breathing was diagnosed with pneumothorax, which his doctor said might have been caused by his heavy smoking habit.
Mar 18, 2015 Taipei Times (tw)
added Mar 18, 2015 15:43