Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,299 headlines found
Revealed: George Michael battled secret lung problems ever since suffering a serious bout of pneumonia in 2011
A source has now said his lungs never fully recovered from that serious bout of pneumonia. ...The source added: 'George made no secret about how much he smoked. Smoking can seriously affect the lungs and dramatically increases the risk of infection.'
Dec 29, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 30, 2016 05:58
"Someone with lungs damaged by smoking who has no symptoms at age 30 may have symptoms of her lung disease later in life as her lung function declines with age," Jacoby said by email. "The message, an obvious one, is to avoid smoking to avoid damaging yo
Dec 6, 2016 Reuters
added Dec 8, 2016 02:23
US-based biotech company IONTOX and British American Tobacco have entered into a collaboration to develop a lung-liver-lung model with a simulated blood system to study the impact of tobacco and nicotine products on lung health. Cigarette smoking is ass
Nov 24, 2016 BAT Science.com
added Dec 3, 2016 02:21
Smoking kills 6 million annually and although its use is falling the number of smokers worldwide has increased from 721 million in 1980 to 967 million in 2012. In secondary prevention, a single measure – controlling low-density lipoproteins in those who h
Nov 8, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 8, 2016 19:14
Now, scientists from Harvard University think they have found an ideal stand-in for their research. They combined a robot built to smoke cigarettes with a human lung-on-a-chip to yield the combination of a realistic environment and a controlled subject th
Oct 28, 2016 Discover Magazine
added Oct 29, 2016 14:35
Matched-Comparative Modeling of Normal and Diseased Human Airway Responses Using a Microengineered Breathing Lung Chip [FREE FULL TEXT]
The smoking airway-on-a-chip represents a tool to study normal and disease-specific responses of the human lung to inhaled smoke across molecular, cellular and tissue-level responses in an organ-relevant context.
Oct 27, 2016 Cell
added Oct 27, 2016 21:46
Estimates suggest that by 2030 1.3 million in England and 120,000 people in Scotland will suffer from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, which causes breathing difficulties and persistent coughing, according to mathematical modelling.
Sep 6, 2016 The [London, UK] Express
added Sep 6, 2016 18:03
A dad today urged smokers on Wearside to quit the habit and reduce their risk of developing a disease which has left him fighting for breath every day. Fresh’s Every Breath campaign is raising awareness of smoking and chronic obstructive pulmonary disea
Aug 22, 2016 Sunderland Echo (uk)
added Aug 22, 2016 13:05
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
discusses the need for smoking cessation as a critical component of comorbid condition management. Five common comorbid domains—psychiatric, cancer, pulmonary, cardiovascular, and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)—are highlighted to illustrate how these
Jul 12, 2016 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 12, 2016 14:26