Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,358 headlines found
Using electronic cigarettes may harm the body’s defences against pneumonia and flu, according to a new study. The research, which reopens the debate on the dangers and benefits of e-cigarettes, suggests the vapour produced by the devices can compromise t
Feb 5, 2015 The Independent (uk)
added Feb 5, 2015 06:23
Tests on mice showed "vaping" fumes caused damage to lungs and caused the animals to become far more susceptible to respiratory infections. And their immune responses to both viruses and bacteria were weakened by such an extent that some animals died.
Feb 5, 2015 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Feb 5, 2015 06:22
E-cigarettes generate toxic chemicals similar to those found in tobacco and may harm the lungs and immune system, new research suggests. The findings, from a study of mice, indicate that vaping may not be as safe an alternative to smoking tobacco as man
Feb 4, 2015 Press Association (uk)
added Feb 5, 2015 06:21
Air pollution is a bigger killer in mainland China than smoking, says a new study released jointly by Greenpeace and Peking University. Tiny smog-inducing pollutants, known as PM2.5, led to about 257,000 premature deaths in 2013 in the mainland’s 31 cit
Feb 4, 2015 South China Morning Post
added Feb 4, 2015 14:57
Researchers tracked more than 120,000 men and women..."But up to one-third of COPD patients have never smoked, suggesting that other factors are involved," Varraso said. "This novel finding supports the importance of diet in COPD [development]."
Feb 3, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 4, 2015 11:49
A mother from Torquay has made an impassioned plea for people to stop smoking after her lung collapsed. She has thrown her support behind a hard-hitting campaign which encourages people to stop smoking by showing how their loved ones suffer.
Feb 2, 2015 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Feb 3, 2015 07:27
rejected a bid by tobacco giants including Philip Morris USA Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. to recuse himself from an upcoming Engle trial, after they argued that the smoking-related death of his own wife could hinder his impartiality in the case.
Jan 30, 2015 Law360
added Jan 31, 2015 09:46
Ed Caprio's addiction to cigarettes is so bad that despite suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, he ended decades of smoking only 28 days ago, before his latest New Year's resolution to quit, his attorney said in Florida court Wednesday in
Jan 28, 2015 Law360
added Jan 29, 2015 12:52
perhaps video aired on Chinese television channel CCTV last week is the next stage of the anti-smoking drive: it shows a series of images of damaged lungs, highlighting the long-term damage smokers and passive smokers face from tobacco smoke.
Jan 28, 2015 The Independent (uk)
added Jan 28, 2015 13:25
[China, UK] VIDEO: The gruesome footage of a smoker's blackened lungs that SHOULD stop you from lighting up again
A series of gruesome videos of damaged lungs have recently been released as part of an anti-smoking campaign. The footage was aired on Chinese television channel CCTV last Wednesd
Jan 28, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 28, 2015 07:53