Headlines Tagged with Inflammation/infections/immunity — 1,221 headlines found
[UK] The effect of electronic cigarette and tobacco smoke exposure on COPD bronchial epithelial cell inflammatory responses
Conclusion: ECVE caused toxicity and reduced the antiviral response to poly I:C. This raises concerns over the safety of e-cig use.
Mar 23, 2018 Dove Medical Press (uk)
added Mar 23, 2018 21:42
Childhood measles has been linked to an increased risk of developing chronic lung disease, but only in adults with asthma and a history of smoking. An Australian study of more than 8000 Tasmanians found childhood measles infection - a highly contagious
Mar 22, 2018 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 22, 2018 15:19
Nowhere are the battle lines between public health authorities and Big Tobacco... In September, the United Nations will hold a High-Level meeting on Non-Communicable Diseases as well as the first ever High-Level Meeting on Tuberculosis, now the biggest i
Mar 20, 2018 Daily Maverick (za)
added Mar 20, 2018 19:40
“Cough” shows that tobacco consumption and exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke increases the risk of TB and of dying from the disease. A key barrier totimely diagnosis and treatment among smokers is the assumption that a cough is related to their smoking
Mar 16, 2018 The Health Site (in)
added Mar 16, 2018 17:58
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), during the End-TB Summit here, has re-launched 'Cough,' a national mass media campaign to warn citizens about the links between TB and tobacco use. 'Cough' shows that tobacco consumption and exposure to
Mar 16, 2018 ANI (in)
added Mar 16, 2018 17:55
[UK] Vapers are more likely to get pneumonia, study finds - as evidence mounts that e-cigarettes are not 'risk free'
For the study, researchers led by Dr Jonathan Grigg, a professor of pediatric respiratory and environmental medicine, asked 17 people who vaped regularly to smoke an e-cigarette in the lab. They found that vaping increased levels of a molecule produced
Mar 1, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 2, 2018 00:23
People who smoke e-cigarettes might have an increased risk of developing pneumonia because the vapor could help bacteria stick to cells lining the airways, a small experiment suggests.
Feb 28, 2018 Reuters
added Mar 2, 2018 00:17
“It’s important for the FDA, the e-cigarette companies and vapers themselves to know that these heating coils, as currently made, seem to be leaking toxic metals—which then get into the aerosols that vapers inhale,” says study senior author Ana María Rule
Feb 21, 2018 Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
added Feb 26, 2018 16:06
Researchers found evidence that e-cigarette vapor increases a receptor that pneumococci use to adhere to cells that line the airways.... “Pneumococcal bacteria can exist in our airways without causing illness. However, in some cases, they can invade the l
Feb 21, 2018 Healio.com
added Feb 21, 2018 20:06
Other than outdoor pollution, second-hand tobacco smoke and indoor fumes are also considered as top causes of infection among children. In poorly ventilated dwellings, indoor smoke can be 100 times higher than acceptable levels for small particles.
Feb 17, 2018 Mid-day.com (in)
added Feb 17, 2018 16:08