Headlines Tagged with Inflammation/infections/immunity — 1,244 headlines found
results were shocking: HIV-positive smokers are six to 13 times more likely to die from lung cancer than from traditional AIDS-related causes. I have HIV, and every time I visit my doctor for a routine checkup, he says the same thing: “HIV isn't going to
Dec 4, 2017 Vice.com
added Dec 5, 2017 16:58
GLANTZ: IQOS emissions create risks of immunosuppression and pulmonary toxicity, so FDA should not accept PMI reduced risk claim
My colleagues at the UCSF TCORS just submitted this public comment to the FDA and PMI's application to market IQOS as a modified (less) risk tobacco product.
Nov 30, 2017 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 5, 2017 17:50
“We come to realize that the immune system doesn’t attack the cancer because it is weak, it’s because the immune system is unable to recognize the cancer for what it is,” said Wong. As immunotherapy gains approval from the Philippine Food and Drug Admi
Nov 27, 2017 Malaya (ph)
added Nov 26, 2017 23:21
cancer immunotherapies, such as Merck's Keytruda...Another major cancer-immunotherapy player is Bristol-Myers Squibb with Opdivo and, to a lesser extent, Yervoy. ...A third company... is Swiss-based drug giant Roche
Nov 18, 2017 Motley Fool
added Nov 18, 2017 22:01
While genetics play a role in the development of Lupus, a systemic autoimmune disease that can attack any organ system in the human body, so do environmental triggers, such as particulates in air pollution... Cigarette smoking contains multiple triggers,
Nov 16, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Nov 17, 2017 15:19
The effect of smoking is long-lived: it takes about 10 years after quitting for disease activity to return to the level of people who don’t smoke. As well as being harmful in terms of overall health, smoking increases your risk of Crohn’s disease and Rheu
Nov 16, 2017 Barts MS blog
added Nov 17, 2017 15:15
One in three MEPs signed a written declaration in 2016 ... It also called for better prevention, mainly by tackling smoking, and more "timely and accurate" diagnosis, including routine lung health and allergy tests.
Nov 15, 2017 EUobserver.com
added Nov 15, 2017 22:36
New research presented at the 2017 Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) Annual Conference suggests a link between VPN use, now a $3.5 billion industry, and neurotoxicity, immune cell suppression, and cardiovascular disease.
Nov 14, 2017 PR Newswire
added Nov 17, 2017 21:59
smoking does play a role in the development of other asbestos-related diseases. In combination, smoking and asbestos exposure multiply the damage done to lung tissue. When it comes to lung cancer, it can be difficult to determine whether smoking or asbes
Nov 14, 2017 Asbestos.com
added Nov 15, 2017 22:38
[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Mother believes her baby’s serious lung infection came from secondhand smoke at restaurant
Word. Is it time yet for Kuala Lumpur to join the ranks of London, New York, Paris and uh… Singapore and take our smoking away from poor little baby lungs?
Nov 14, 2017 Coconuts Media (hk)
added Nov 15, 2017 01:59