Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,274 headlines found
a $15 million suit brought by a former train conductor and longtime smoker, holding Tuesday that he should have known before the cutoff date that he had a lung disease that might have been caused by...
Sep 6, 2016 Law360
added Sep 7, 2016 16:19
E-Cigarettes and Cardiovascular Disease Risk: Evaluation of Evidence, Policy Implications, and Recommendations
Thus, taken together, current evidence does not entirely support the notion that e-cigarettes are reduced harm products or effective smoking cessation devices.
Jul 1, 2016 Current Cardiovascular Risk Reports
added Jul 10, 2016 15:38
Upon cessation of e-cigarette use (known as vaping), the lung nodules disappeared, and the liver lesions regressed. Our case report suggests that vaping can induce an inflammatory reaction mimicking metastatic cancer.
Mar 14, 2016 Chest
added Mar 14, 2016 11:02
fell, by 77 percent for stroke, by 68 percent for heart disease, by 18 percent for cancer, and by 17 percent for diabetes....The death rate for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a lung ailment often associated with smoking, doubled during the period.
Oct 27, 2015 New York Times
added Oct 27, 2015 13:28
Experts from the world’s leading lung organizations have released a position statement on electronic cigarettes, focusing on their potential adverse effects on human health and calling on governments to ban or restrict their use until their health impacts
Jul 9, 2014 Newswise
added Jul 10, 2014 03:57
It’s a group of conditions caused almost exclusively by tobacco exposure in which limited or reduced airflow is the universal trait. For emphysema, the limitation is caused by loss of lung tissue. For chronic bronchitis, it’s persistently inflamed airways
Mar 18, 2014 U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Mar 18, 2014 10:14
Dubai: Smokers who dismiss a slight but persistent cough, commonly referred to as smoker’s cough, should be cautioned about the indication of a serious respiratory syndrome, said experts on Sunday.
Apr 7, 2013 Gulf News (ae)
added Apr 8, 2013 11:16
GLANTZ: Public Health England goes even more overboard on e-cigs; when I first heard this I this I thought it was a joke
Public Health England’s latest report on e-cigarettes that recommended allowing e-cigarette use in hospitals and by pregnant women, I thought it was a joke, real fake news. But it is real, so here are some reactions to their press release (reproduced
Feb 9, 2018 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 11, 2018 02:33
[Florida] $10M Verdict, After $6M in Punitives, Against Philip Morris & RJR for Ex-Nurse's Cancer, COPD
imposed a $6 million punitive verdict on R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris yesterday, completing a $10 million damage award against the tobacco giants for their role in a former nurse’s cancer and respiratory disease. Howles v. R.J. Reynolds, 2007-CV-034919
Nov 16, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 19, 2016 01:16
[UK] Horrifying graphics reveal how smoking REALLY affects the body, from stomach ulcers and acne to infertility and problems in the bedroom...
online clinic HealthExpress.co.uk has created an online tool which shows the grim effects of smoking on the body. From yellow skin and brittle nails to bowel disease and blocked blood vessels in the legs, the images reveal the ghastly result of an addicti
Oct 16, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 16, 2015 07:59