Headlines Tagged with COPD — 1,826 headlines found
When the population of interest is narrowed to patients with risk factors (aged ≥40 years with a smoking history of more than 20 pack-years...the evidence shows that screening spirometry identifies previously undiagnosed cases.
Nov 7, 2017 JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
added Nov 8, 2017 16:28
[Netherlands] Smokers bring case against the tobacco industry / Attempted murder, manslaughter, grievous bodily harm and falsification of documents
filed charges with the Dutch Public Prosecutor’s Office... The tobacco manufacturers are accused of attempted murder and manslaughter and/or premeditated attempts to cause grievous bodily harm and/or premeditated attempts to cause damage to health.
Nov 2, 2017 Stichting Rookpreventie Jeugd [Youth Smoking Prevention) (nl)
added Nov 3, 2017 18:01
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
Superior anti-inflammatory effects of narrow-spectrum kinase inhibitors in airway smooth muscle cells from subjects with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Sep 26, 2017 Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
added Jan 16, 2018 14:54
[UK] Devastated Corrie stars continue filming as fans pay tribute to actress Liz Dawn - who played Vera Duckworth for 34 years - after she dies aged 77 following long battle with emphysema
In recent years she had been battling the debilitating lung condition emphysema after years of smoking and left Corrie in 2008.
Sep 26, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 1, 2017 01:08
tobacco smoke is a key factor among the 15 million people in the United States who’ve been diagnosed with COPD....Lisenby never smoked, but her doctors believe she developed her respiratory ailment from secondhand smoke. Her mother and father were both sm
Sep 26, 2017 Gears Of Biz
added Sep 26, 2017 14:57
affirmed a 2015 jury finding that a lawsuit accusing R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co of fraudulently concealing information about the harmful risks of smoking was barred by the statute of limitations. Circuit Judges Gerald Bard Tjoflat and Robin Rosenbaum of th
Sep 25, 2017 Reuters
added Sep 26, 2017 15:46
For the many people living with COPD, their care incorporates a treatment plan, which could include smoking cessation, healthy eating, pulmonary rehabilitation, and daily medicines, such as STIOLTO® RESPIMAT® (tiotropium bromide and olodaterol) Inhalatio
Sep 19, 2017 PR Newswire
added Sep 19, 2017 19:37
Because most people with COPD are smokers or former smokers, he said, most also have cardiovascular disease. "And that cardiovascular disease is usually reason enough to prescribe the statin," he added.
Sep 8, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 9, 2017 21:09
Until now, nothing has been shown to slow the progression of early COPD -- other than smoking cessation, said Dr. Louis DePalo, a lung disease specialist who wasn't involved in the study. "Quitting smoking is the one thing that's tried and true," said D
Sep 6, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 8, 2017 14:05