Headlines Tagged with COPD — 1,864 headlines found
Major study finds genes that significantly increase the chance of getting a chronic lung disease such as bronchitis or emphysema
Feb 7, 2017 The Independent (uk)
added Feb 7, 2017 16:31
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
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
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
E-cigarette vapour does not damage DNA, even at doses 28 times that of equivalent smoke exposure. Scientists at British American Tobacco used lab-based cellular tests to examine the impact of cigarette smoke and Vype e-cigarette vapour on human lung cel
Dec 15, 2016 Science Magazine
added Dec 16, 2016 16:17
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
Estimates suggest that by 2030 1.3 million in England and 120,000 people in Scotland will suffer from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, which causes breathing difficulties and persistent coughing, according to mathematical modelling.
Sep 6, 2016 The [London, UK] Express
added Sep 6, 2016 18:03
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
[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
Your Dec 9 report titled ‘E-cigarette flavours lead to lung disease, Harvard study finds’ is biased... To be truly independent news provider, Malaysiakini must not be too eager to jump on the anti-vaping bashing bandwagon. To be balanced in reporting, cr
Dec 14, 2015 Malaysiakini (my)
added Dec 14, 2015 15:29