Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 907 headlines found
Conclusions Pulmonary capillary apoptosis is reversible in healthy smokers who quit, but continues to play a role in COPD pathogenesis in smokers who progressed to airflow obstruction despite smoking cessation.
Jul 26, 2016 Thorax (British Thoracic Society)
added Jul 27, 2016 14:23
Quitting cigarettes may not improve smokers' lung function if they have already begun to develop chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, according to new research from Weill Cornell Medicine. The findings illustrate how cigarettes affect the lungs on a cel
Jul 27, 2016 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jul 27, 2016 14:19
Scientists at MEDspiration conducted a cigarette experiment, pumping the smoke from 20 cigarettes into a pair of healthy lungs. The results are pretty frightening. MEDspiration also showed some harrowing pictures on its Instagram page. It also runs its o
Jul 22, 2016 Business Insider
added Jul 25, 2016 14:48
Parents can guard against these dangers. Talk to children as young as 6, before they are influenced by their peers, Duggan said. Parents should also not indulge in e-cigarette use, Schaechter said. “We know children of smokers are more likely to smoke,
Jul 22, 2016 Miami (FL) Herald
added Jul 22, 2016 17:11
Chemical constituents of tobacco smoke induce the production of interleukin-8 in human bronchial epithelium, 16HBE cells
Conclusions The present study has identified particular tobacco smoke constituents responsible for inducing the IL-8 production in human bronchial epithelium, which might help shed light on the pathogenesis of tobacco smoke-induced COPD.
Jul 19, 2016 BioMed Central (uk)
added Jul 21, 2016 19:47
the young and socioeconomically disadvantaged patients have more difficulties achieving timely smoking cessation. A novel finding is that patients with milder COPD are less likely to quit. The findings suggest a need for intervention studies focusing on t
Jul 20, 2016 Chest
added Jul 21, 2016 04:29
who are young and socioeconomically disadvantaged have difficulties with smoking cessation, and those with milder COPD are less likely to quit smoking, according to research published in Chest.
Jul 20, 2016 Clinical Advisor
added Jul 21, 2016 04:28
E-cigarette use results in suppression of immune and inflammatory-response genes in nasal epithelial cells similar to cigarette smoke
Taken together, these data indicate that vaping e-cigarettes is associated with decreased expression of a large number of immune-related genes, which are consistent with immune suppression at the level of the nasal mucosa.
Jul 12, 2016 American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology.
added Jul 20, 2016 19:01
The jury in Fort Lauderdale reached the decision after about a day of deliberations. Philip Morris was 25 percent responsible for Virginia Varner's death, and Varner herself bears the other 75 percent of the blame, jurors found.
Jul 19, 2016 Law360
added Jul 20, 2016 10:04
was organised by conferenceseries.com which is owned by OMICS, one of the most criticised of all predatory conference organisers...Morris trying to achieve by helping organise, attend, speak at and publicise a gnat-sized “conference” on COPD?
Jul 18, 2016 The Conversation (au)
added Jul 18, 2016 17:56