Headlines Tagged with COPD — 1,867 headlines found
Public perception about these battery-operated devices is changing, even though studies investigating their health effects have had mixed results, the researchers said. "It's a good thing that information about e-cigarettes' possible adverse health effe
Jan 9, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 9, 2017 17:30
Increased rates of smoking cessation were associated with a new diagnosis of heart or lung disease, and obstructive lung disease was just as strongly linked to smoking cessation as was CHD. This should encourage the pursuit of early diagnosis of COPD.
Jun 30, 2016 International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
added Jul 1, 2016 21:18
Virginia Hughes has a long piece in September's issue of the scientific journal Nature, in which she examines the state of smoking and respiratory disease in China. Hughes quotes World Health Organisation estimates which suggest chronic obstructive pulmo
Oct 5, 2012 Shanghaiist (blog)
added Oct 6, 2012 05:49
A total of three million people have died due to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a lung disorder caused by smoking, according to the most recent statistics from 2016. This accounted for six per cent of global deaths.
Jun 5, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:40
arguing she had no indication that she had chronic obstructive pulmonary disease before the 1990 cutoff for membership in the Engle class. David Sales, who argued on behalf of the estate of Totsie Fleming, said the jury erroneously concluded Fleming shou
Jun 5, 2018 Law360
added Jun 5, 2018 23:31
Symptoms can be exacerbated, or worsened, by airborne irritants like secondhand smoke... researchers found the majority of patients who experienced COPD exacerbations were in the LIVE risk-score model's two highest risk groups. Conversely, patients in the
May 21, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 21, 2018 23:42
The American Lung Association is launching a joint effort with the National Urban League and the CVS Health Foundation aimed at reducing the smoking rate among African-Americans. The collaboration will provide free access to the American Lung Associatio
Mar 13, 2018 COPD News Today
added Mar 13, 2018 19:35
[Florida] Smoker Who Lost Lung Wins $1.1M Verdict, Plus Possible Punitives, in Trial Against Philip Morris
A Cuban immigrant who lost a lung and suffers from emphysema won a $1.1 million verdict, plus possible punitive damages... Martin v. Philip Morris... jury in Dade County needed just two-and-a-half hours to find Philip Morris liable for hooking Martin to c
May 17, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 18, 2017 01:27
These findings suggest that ECs use may aid smokers with COPD reduce their cigarette consumption or remain abstinent, which results in marked improvements in annual exacerbation rate as well as subjective and objective COPD outcomes.
Dec 16, 2016 BioMed Central (uk)
added Dec 20, 2016 22:42
This is the first in a two-part series on how Mercy Carthage diagnoses and treats COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). .. The leading cause of COPD is smoking.
Nov 7, 2016 Carthage (MO) Press
added Nov 7, 2016 22:04