Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,333 headlines found
less than a third of Australians realise it can also cause conditions such as acute leukaemia and rheumatoid arthritis, according to a new study, raising the question around whether current graphic cigarette warning labels need to be refreshed. The study
Jul 8, 2018 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jul 8, 2018 21:54
Frequent marijuana use was associated with an increase in respiratory symptoms, including cough, sputum production and wheezing, in a newly published meta-analysis, but the quality of the evidence was poor, researchers reported.
Jul 3, 2018 MedPage Today
added Jul 6, 2018 14:49
These results suggest that antagonism of SDF-1 binding to CXCR4 is associated with protection of both bone marrow and lungs during chronic CS exposure, thus encouraging future studies of potential therapeutic benefit of AMD3100 in emphysema.
May 10, 2018 American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology.
added Jul 5, 2018 16:34
A drug used in stem cell therapy to treat certain cancers may also protect against cigarette smoke-induced lung injury. The study, published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology--Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology, was chosen as an APS
Jul 5, 2018 EurekAlert
added Jul 5, 2018 16:33
A triple whammy of genetics, smoking, and exposure to paints and solvents at work puts a person at extremely high risk of developing multiple sclerosis, Swedish researchers report. On its own, any one factor elevates the risk for the central nervous syst
Jul 3, 2018 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 4, 2018 05:01
About half of tobacco smokers get COPD, he said. "It will be interesting to see what percentage of regular marijuana smokers get COPD," he added. Paul Armentano, deputy director of NORML, a group supporting reform of marijuana laws, said the study findi
Jul 2, 2018 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 3, 2018 08:30
"Our study suggests that adequate levels of vitamin D may be important for lung health. We might now consider adding vitamin D deficiency to the list of factors involved in disease processes, along with the known ILD risk factors such as environmental to
Jun 25, 2018 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 28, 2018 14:35
“Tobacco products have been hiding behind attractive packaging, silently killing Canadians, for far too long and we are excited that this regulation will help to end this,” says Terry Dean, President and CEO, The Lung Association – National. Plain and st
Jun 22, 2018 The Lung Association (ca)
added Jun 22, 2018 21:17
Youth should be protected from electronic cigarettes and other nicotine delivery devices, according to a position statement from the Forum of International Respiratory Societies published online May 31 in the European Respiratory Journal.
Jun 20, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 21, 2018 14:20
Researchers conducted an observational cross-sectional analysis of data from US airline flight crewmembers (256 included; 179 underwent cardiopulmonary exercise testing) from July 2007 to July 2015 who were exposed to secondhand smoke in the cabin enviro
Jun 19, 2018 PulmonaryAdvisor
added Jun 19, 2018 03:31