Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,224 headlines found
Richard Briers loved a 'laugh and a joke' ... 'The ciggies got me. If you do it [quit] in your 30s, you're OK, but after 30 it gets you.' He was right in many ways, but he probably enjoyed a far better final decade because he DID stop smoking.
Feb 23, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 23, 2013 21:58
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
* Using different selection criteria for lung cancer screening may detect more disease than the currently recommended criteria. * Point out that the model used incorporated factors such as level of education, family history of lung cancer, and COPD stat
Feb 20, 2013 MedPage Today
added Feb 21, 2013 11:06
Smoking also played key role in respiratory trouble for young adults, study found
Feb 18, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 22, 2013 13:52
[Arizona] Neonatal Lung Function and Later Respiratory ConsequencesNeonatal Lung Function and Respiratory Consequences
The title relates to the observation that early reductions in lung function have a long-lasting effect on respiratory health and lung function later in life.
Feb 18, 2013 JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Feb 21, 2013 12:28
"Unexpectedly, we observed that a reduced vmaxFRC at age 1 month was associated with increased risk for wheeze only in young adults who were also current smokers," the authors wrote. "These results suggest that reduced early airway function and later exp
Feb 18, 2013 P\S\L Group (ca)
added Feb 19, 2013 12:11
Johns Hopkins Lung Researchers Create New Air Sacs in Mouse Model of Emphysema Using a Novel Growth Factor
The scientists say their experiments may lead to the first successful treatments to regrow the air sacs in people who suffer from diseases such as emphysema in which the air sacs have been destroyed by years of smoking. The work may also suggest new thera
Feb 15, 2013 Johns Hopkins Medicine
added Feb 18, 2013 06:11
Co-founder had battled emphysema after years of smoking
Feb 12, 2013 Rolling Stone
added Feb 13, 2013 20:51
Experts talking to APP said tobacco smoke is a major cause of contribution to the indoor air-pollution in the country, where people are generally not aware about the harm caused by passive smoking.
Feb 11, 2013 Business Recorder (pk)
added Feb 10, 2013 23:19
PATIENTS admitted to two respiratory wards at University Hospital Ayr and University Hospital Crosshouse are receiving extra support to help them stop smoking, with the launch of an innovative Opt-out pilot.
Feb 10, 2013 Cumnock Chronicle (uk)
added Feb 10, 2013 22:24