Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,224 headlines found
Indian musician Gladson Peter strums the ukulele while blowing into a harmonica and smashing a cymbal using his foot as children from one of Asia's biggest slums clap and cheer. Peter, who can play 45 instruments, claims to be India's only one-man band
Oct 6, 2017 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 6, 2017 15:21
I walk into the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center and I’m blasted by wafts of vapor. So are 36,000 other people. A woman waves emissions away from her face as one does secondhand smoke. Disc-jockeys play tunes. Models in jean shorts, cropped shir
Oct 3, 2017 Digital Trends
added Oct 3, 2017 23:48
Maternal E-cigarette Exposure in Mice Alters DNA Methylation and Lung Cytokine Expression in Offspring.
we found that e-cigarette exposure during pregnancy adversely affected maternal and offspring lung health. As this occurred with both nicotine free and nicotine containing e-vapour the effects are likely due to by-products of vaporisation rather than nic
Sep 29, 2017 American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
added Oct 21, 2017 19:50
in Preventive Medicine. This paper adds to the growing case that e-cigarettes have adverse effects on lung health and health in general. The odds of having asthma are increased by about 50% among adolescents who are using e-cigarettes, controlling for c
Sep 29, 2017 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 30, 2017 01:35
"Tobacco smoking is a major contributor to chronic respiratory disease mortality," she said. "But there is often a substantial lag between initiating smoking and experiencing negative health outcomes, so the increase and peak in smoking prevalence that o
Sep 29, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 29, 2017 17:54
• E-cigarette use is associated with a higher likelihood of asthma. • Findings are independent of cigarette smoking, marijuana use, and other covariates. • Native Hawaiians, other Pacific Islanders, Filipinos had higher rates of asthma.
Sep 28, 2017 Preventive Medicine
added Sep 30, 2017 01:38
From increased smoking, which is a risk factor for mesothelioma, to being screened for cancer les soften, gay, bisexual, and transgender men and women carry several more risks for cancer and need to be aware of these to make the best choices for good heal
Sep 24, 2017 Mesothelioma.net
added Sep 24, 2017 14:24
[California, Florida] Cigarette Companies See Lawsuits Over Mesothelioma and Cancer From Asbestos in Filters
In the last few months, two major legal decisions have put cigarette companies and their role in smokers’ mesothelioma and asbestos-related lung cancer into sharp focus.
Sep 21, 2017 Mesothelioma.net
added Sep 23, 2017 00:38
PRESENTATION: Assessment of Mitochondrial Function Following Long-Term Treatment of Human Bronchial Epithelial Cells with Total Particulate Matter from a Candidate Modified Risk Tobacco Product versus Cigarettes
Sep 20, 2017 PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Sep 20, 2017 22:12
Researchers also aim to study how medications and exposure to second-hand smoke between respiratory infections may affect lung function and asthma.
Sep 19, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 20, 2017 03:48