Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,148 headlines found
Smoke exposure puts infants with family history of allergies at higher risk for severe infection
Jun 4, 2013 American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
added Jun 6, 2013 09:51
More than 800 children visit their doctor every day due to the effects of being exposed to second-hand smoke, according to research published by the Royal College of Physicians in the UK.
Jun 4, 2013 Irish Examiner (ie)
added Jun 5, 2013 00:11
An alarming number of parents are still risking their children’s lives by smoking in front of them at home or in the car, Britain’s most senior doctor warns today. More than 300,000 under-16s a year see their doctor with illnesses related to second-hand
Jun 4, 2013 The Mirror (uk)
added Jun 4, 2013 02:39
Parents are warned to quit cigarettes as figures show doctors are seeing 800 children a day because of passive smoking.
Jun 4, 2013 Sky News (uk)
added Jun 4, 2013 02:34
Immediate need to combat Big Tobacco’s use of social media channels to circumvent marketing bans and recruit young smokers
May 31, 2013 World Lung Foundation
added Jun 14, 2013 09:42
The trend is already being dismantled by party poopers doctors, who tell Fox 5 in the video above that it's extremely dangerous. Inhaled alcohol vapor goes to the blood and brain too quickly -- speeding up the alcohol poisoning process -- and booze is, n
May 29, 2013 Huffington Post (blog)
added May 30, 2013 13:28
Doctors working with tuberculosis patients should also offer them support for smoking cessation, a new report published in the Annals of Internal Medicine suggests.
May 28, 2013 Health-E (za)
added May 30, 2013 07:07
Behavioral support with or without bupropion is effective at achieving smoking cessation in patients with suspected tuberculosis, according to a study published in the May 7 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine.
May 11, 2013 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 11, 2013 14:41
The FDA has given the green light to the novel, inhaled drug Breo Ellipta to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), making it the first once-daily, maintenance product for the condition. The drug, a fluticasone furoate/vilanterol combinatio
May 10, 2013 MedPage Today
added May 10, 2013 15:30
the blackened lungs of a heavy smoker look like they’ve been dragged along the floors of a coal mine. ... who is the most shocking? “The Smoker.” He demonically holds a cigarette. Half his body is an image of skeletal death, with his
May 10, 2013 New York Times
added May 10, 2013 09:55