Headlines Tagged with COPD — 1,884 headlines found
[Canada] GOLDSTEIN: Rates of women with COPD skyrockets as more women take up smoking / Many female smokers say they were encouraged by ads in the ’60s and ’70s that marketed smoking as a symbol of equality.
Each day in my practice at West Park Healthcare Centre, I am reminded of how COPD...is affecting women in increasing numbers. In the last 15 years the number of women who are now suffering from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) has skyrocketed.
Apr 18, 2016 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Apr 18, 2016 22:55
A study has shown an association between regular e-cigarette use and higher likelihood of having chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This research was presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference, held May 18-23, 2018, in
May 23, 2018 PulmonaryAdvisor
added May 23, 2018 21:50
most recently in the news for taking the life of former First Lady Barbara Bush. Last fall, researchers gathered for 2 days to discuss and explore research needs and opportunities related to the impact of female sex and gender on lung and sleep health mai
May 16, 2018 The American Journal of Managed Care
added May 16, 2018 21:22
Barbara Bush lived with COPD in her final years. Experts say cigarette smoking as well as diagnosis barriers have increased women’s COPD rates. Barbara Bush, who was a smoker when she was younger, suffered from COPD in her final years.
Apr 24, 2018 Healthline Networks
added Apr 24, 2018 02:35
Just how common is COPD? And just how disheartening and confusing can a diagnosis be? These are questions our Senior Contributor Ted Koppel has been grappling with for very many years, and very close to home, as he'll be telling us in our Cover Story:
Nov 26, 2017 CBS News.com
added Nov 26, 2017 23:28
Ahead of World COPD Day on 15 November, we demystify chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Nov 13, 2017 livemint.com (in)
added Nov 14, 2017 03:02
McCracken’s lawsuit delves into the sordid history of the tobacco industry’s deception of the American people and details Big Tobacco’s infamous and laughable claims...doing so without a lawyer, as McCracken has chosen to do, is pretty much impossible. W
Oct 13, 2017 Philadelphia Magazine
added Oct 14, 2017 07:58
black Americans and women are at higher risk, possibly due to a combination of biological and social factors.
Dec 17, 2016 The American Journal of Managed Care
added Dec 17, 2016 15:53
A new campaign by Smoke-free South West is calling on people to consider the impact on their relatives. 33-year-old Kirsty Vass has been diagnosed with a chronic lung disease and emphysema as a result of smoking. Please give up smoking, because it really
Feb 2, 2015 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Feb 2, 2015 17:58
Research shows that smoking status, and not airway obstruction, determines the distribution of T cell subsets in bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The researchers, led by Helena Forsslund (Karolin
Dec 2, 2013 MedWire News (uk)
added Dec 2, 2013 14:41