Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,274 headlines found
Lung disease is the third biggest killer in the UK, but is also a global issue. According to the latest 2015 Global Burden of Disease data, 3·2 million people died from COPD worldwide, and with the legacy from tobacco smokin...Unfortunately, in the UK, t
Dec 11, 2017 The Lancet (uk)
added Dec 12, 2017 01:05
Padma Suramala says it's the responsibility of her office to warn residents about dangerous practices. She says infants and young children exposed to second-hand smoke are sick more often than children who are not. They are at increased risk for pneumon
Dec 8, 2017 CBC News (ca)
added Dec 8, 2017 17:57
this review is intended to draw the limelight that like c-cigarettes, e-cigarettes could also be accompanied with toxic effects on whole human body, which are especially apparent on respiratory system. From head to foot, from physical aspect to chemical a
Dec 7, 2017 Journal of Cellular Physiology
added Dec 8, 2017 17:56
This analysis presents a brief overview of currently available evidence and gaps in research covering these three factors.
Dec 7, 2017 Therapeutic Advances in Respiratory Disease
added Dec 8, 2017 17:56
The report also mentions the adverse effects of smoking tobacco, even if the fetus is exposed to secondhand smoke in the womb. "The polluting agents in burning tobacco, despite being different from the ones found in fossil fuels, have overlaps," Rees sai
Dec 7, 2017 CNN
added Dec 7, 2017 21:51
In a Pediatric Pulmonology study of children aged 15 months, increasing hair nicotine levels were related to prior parent-reported smoking exposure and were associated with potential increased risks of wheeze and asthma.
Dec 6, 2017 EurekAlert
added Dec 7, 2017 13:27
In the study of 376 infants, researchers obtained detailed information from parents about smoking exposure during pregnancy and in the home at 3 and 15 months of age. Data for demographics, wheezing, and asthma were obtained from yearly questionnaires up
Dec 6, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Dec 6, 2017 17:11
GLANTZ: IQOS emissions create risks of immunosuppression and pulmonary toxicity, so FDA should not accept PMI reduced risk claim
My colleagues at the UCSF TCORS just submitted this public comment to the FDA and PMI's application to market IQOS as a modified (less) risk tobacco product.
Nov 30, 2017 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 5, 2017 17:50
a three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals also rejected Westmoreland Coal Co.’s claim that Herskel Stallard...suffered from a smoking-related condition, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, rather than black-lung disease.
Nov 29, 2017 Reuters
added Dec 3, 2017 19:31
[UK] Jeremy Clarkson ignores doctor's orders to give up drink despite quitting 40-a-day smoking habit... three months after six-day hospital stay for pneumonia
Nov 28, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 29, 2017 00:24