Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,123 headlines found
The Effect of a Smoking Ban on Hospitalization Rates for Cardiovascular and Respiratory Conditions in Prince Edward Island, Canada
A comprehensive smoking ban in PEI reduced the overall mean number of acute myocardial infarction admissions and the trend of angina hospital admissions.
Mar 8, 2013 Elites TV
added Mar 9, 2013 20:51
[Pennsylvania] Donor Smoking and Recipient Obesity Tied to Higher Rates of Death and Lung Injury After Lung Transplantation
Penn Medicine Study Uncovers Novel Risk Factors that will Help to Improve Lung Transplant Risk Assessment
Mar 6, 2013 University of Pennsylvania Health System
added Mar 7, 2013 14:53
Improvements in the fight against the 5 major causes of death, including new plans to tackle cardiovascular disease, could save 30,000 lives by 2020, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has announced today.
Mar 5, 2013 Department of Health (uk)
added Mar 5, 2013 10:11
Richard Briers loved a 'laugh and a joke' ... 'The ciggies got me. If you do it [quit] in your 30s, you're OK, but after 30 it gets you.' He was right in many ways, but he probably enjoyed a far better final decade because he DID stop smoking.
Feb 23, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 23, 2013 21:58
Yes, there may be a drastic shortage of organs, but does it mean that any organ is suddenly a safe organ?
Feb 22, 2013 NYULocal (blog)
added Feb 23, 2013 20:32
Smoking also played key role in respiratory trouble for young adults, study found
Feb 18, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 22, 2013 13:52
[Arizona] Neonatal Lung Function and Later Respiratory ConsequencesNeonatal Lung Function and Respiratory Consequences
The title relates to the observation that early reductions in lung function have a long-lasting effect on respiratory health and lung function later in life.
Feb 18, 2013 JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Feb 21, 2013 12:28
* Using different selection criteria for lung cancer screening may detect more disease than the currently recommended criteria. * Point out that the model used incorporated factors such as level of education, family history of lung cancer, and COPD stat
Feb 20, 2013 MedPage Today
added Feb 21, 2013 11:06
"Unexpectedly, we observed that a reduced vmaxFRC at age 1 month was associated with increased risk for wheeze only in young adults who were also current smokers," the authors wrote. "These results suggest that reduced early airway function and later exp
Feb 18, 2013 P\S\L Group (ca)
added Feb 19, 2013 12:11
Johns Hopkins Lung Researchers Create New Air Sacs in Mouse Model of Emphysema Using a Novel Growth Factor
The scientists say their experiments may lead to the first successful treatments to regrow the air sacs in people who suffer from diseases such as emphysema in which the air sacs have been destroyed by years of smoking. The work may also suggest new thera
Feb 15, 2013 Johns Hopkins Medicine
added Feb 18, 2013 06:11