Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,344 headlines found
According to a new study, presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies meeting in Washington D.C., vitamin C was shown to lower the risk of lung problems in babies who were born to mothers that smoked during their pregnancy, Everyday Health reported.
May 5, 2013 Medical Daily
added May 5, 2013 22:15
If a woman absolutely can't kick the habit, taking vitamin C during pregnancy may improve her newborn's lung function and prevent wheezing in the first year of life, according to a study to be presented Saturday, May 4, at the Pediatric Academic Societies
May 4, 2013 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 4, 2013 13:58
[Pennsylvania] Donor Smoking and Recipient Obesity Tied to Higher Rates of Death and Lung Injury After Lung Transplantation
Penn Medicine Study Uncovers Novel Risk Factors that will Help to Improve Lung Transplant Risk Assessment
Mar 6, 2013 University of Pennsylvania Health System
added Mar 7, 2013 14:53
Yes, there may be a drastic shortage of organs, but does it mean that any organ is suddenly a safe organ?
Feb 22, 2013 NYULocal (blog)
added Feb 23, 2013 20:32
Boomers have lower rates of heart attack and emphysema, and are less likely to smoke cigarettes, the study reported. King noted that the reduction in smoking -- from 28 percent of the population to 21 percent -- shows the value of conducting a concerted p
Feb 4, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 16, 2013 20:46
Babies exposed to cigarette smoke are at increased risk for developing childhood respiratory diseases such as asthma, according to a new study.
Jan 20, 2013 The News (pk)
added Jan 20, 2013 10:11
A GRANDMOTHER who owes her life to a double-lung transplant wants to urge people to stop smoking. Anne Slevin had smoked for more than 30 years — from the age of 14 until she quit seven years ago when she was diagnosed with emphysema.
Dec 26, 2012 This is Bolton / Bolton Evening News (BEN) (uk)
added Dec 26, 2012 23:05
Cigarette smoking is blamed for a high 7 per cent per cent rate of chronic bronchitis in Vietnamese men. The disease, also known as emphysema or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), often causes shortness of breath and leads to a high rate of st
Dec 12, 2012 Vietnam Net
added Dec 12, 2012 13:22
[Greece, UK] Just a few minutes of exposure to second-hand smoke is enough to stop you breathing properly
Airways narrow almost immediately, reducing the amount of oxygen the body takes in / Effects worst for children as their breathing is faster and lungs less developed
Oct 23, 2012 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 23, 2012 16:11
Heavy concentrations of secondhand smoke, such as those found in bars and cars, can lead to airway restriction for bystanders within 20 minutes of exposure, according to a Greek study presented at CHEST 2012, the annual meeting of the American College of
Oct 22, 2012 Greek Reporter
added Oct 23, 2012 06:51