Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,249 headlines found
The primary factor keeping people with C.O.P.D. out of hospitals is more effective treatment. “We have better medications now,” Dr. Sharma said, listing a host of examples like long-acting bronchodilators, inhaled steroids and combination drugs introduce
Jun 28, 2013 New York Times Blogs
added Jun 28, 2013 17:29
I lost 25 percent of my lung capacity from secondhand smoke exposure working in bars and restaurants while I was in college. Many college students work in these ... I urge city leaders to make our city’s bars smoke-free to give everyone a chance at havi
Jun 23, 2013 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Jun 23, 2013 11:38
* Smokers who quit a year or more prior to major surgery reduce their risk of life-threatening postop complications. * Note that risks of 30-day postoperative arterial and respiratory events were still elevated in past smokers, though less so compared
Jun 20, 2013 MedPage Today
added Jun 21, 2013 06:32
Cytotoxicity evaluation of electronic cigarette vapor extract on cultured mammalian fibroblasts (ClearStream-LIFE): comparison with tobacco cigarette smoke extract
Conclusions: This study indicates that EC vapor is significantly less cytotoxic compared tobacco CS. These results should be validated by clinical studies.
May 1, 2013 Informa (uk)
added Jun 14, 2013 20:21
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
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
found that infants with a family history of allergic disease with lower respiratory tract infections, who are exposed to secondhand smoke are at risk for longer hospital stays.
Jun 5, 2013 News-Medical.net
added Jun 5, 2013 17:24
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