Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,263 headlines found
Fifty-five percent of those who pass lung function tests still have a respiratory impairment, researchers report. But, using advanced imaging techniques along with walking and quality-of-life tests can reveal early signs of chronic obstructive pulmonary
Jun 22, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 22, 2015 17:20
Many thousands of children may have been spared serious illness and admission to hospital by the smoking ban in England, research has shown. The law making it illegal to smoke in public indoor places saw 11,000 fewer children being admitted to hospital e
May 29, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 29, 2015 09:15
The Health Ministry officially launched a new public service announcement video on the dangers of secondhand smoke in coordination with the World Lung Foundation. The video is a response to the high number of passive smokers in Indonesia.
May 22, 2015 Jakarta Post (id)
added May 22, 2015 11:43
CDC Map Reveals ‘Most Distinctive’ Cause Of Death State by State / Your geography can have a big impact on how you bite the dust.
While heart disease and cancer are two leading causes of death across the U.S., certain causes of death are more common in some states than in others.
May 17, 2015 AlterNet.org
added May 18, 2015 11:31
They examined how e-cigarette vapor compared to tobacco smoke by testing how the vapor affects cells. The team found even minimal exposure of e-cigarette vapor for one hour, disrupted the protein processes in cells. It is the same path cigarette smoke and
May 11, 2015 WNEM TV5 (Saginaw MI)
added May 13, 2015 22:28
Vital Signs: Leading Causes of Death, Prevalence of Diseases and Risk Factors, and Use of Health Services Among Hispanics in the United States — 2009–2013
Among Hispanics, self-reported smoking prevalences varied by Hispanic origin and by sex. U.S.-born Hispanics had higher prevalences of obesity, hypertension, smoking, heart disease, and cancer than foreign-born Hispanics: 30% higher, 40%, 72%, 89%, and 93
May 8, 2015 CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added May 8, 2015 11:19
[Asia-pacific] Oceania & ASEAN Respiratory Market to Boost APAC Region Owing to Rising Chronic Respiratory Diseases - Asthma & COPD
The growth in ASEAN and Oceania respiratory devices and diagnostics market is anticipated to accelerate in coming years due to an increase in prevalence of chronic respiratory diseases like Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases (COPD), asthma and Obstruc
May 6, 2015 PR Newswire
added May 6, 2015 11:44
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
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
The Star Trek star didn’t suffer alone. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is the third biggest killer in the U.S., causing 149,205 deaths in 2013, according to the CDC. Nevertheless, many underestimate the disease or don’t fully understand it.
Feb 27, 2015 Inquisitr
added Feb 28, 2015 10:49