Headlines Tagged with Inflammation/infections/immunity — 1,283 headlines found
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
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
[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
A young Indonesian couple who believe cigarettes killed their baby son want the country's Government to shut down the nation's powerful tobacco industry. One-month-old Muhammad Hafizh died of pneumonia after breathing in second-hand cigarette smoke at a
Nov 4, 2017 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Nov 4, 2017 23:58
[Korea - South] Smoking cigarettes may cause Crohn's disease: Exposure to tobacco causes a reaction that triggers inflammation in the bowel, study finds
South Korean scientists discovered mice who inhaled cigarette smoke showed signs of intestinal inflammation - a sign of Crohn's disease. Cigarette smoking activates specific white blood cells in the lung, which might later move to the colon, triggering
Oct 31, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 4, 2017 16:26
Scientists have shown for the first time that cigarette smoke causes intestinal inflammation, increasing risk of Crohn’s disease
Nov 1, 2017 The Mirror (uk)
added Nov 1, 2017 15:56
The increased incidence of Crohn’s disease in smokers has been recently reported, suggesting a strong association of cigarette smoke (CS) with colitis.... Here, we demonstrate that CS exposure is sufficient to induce colitis in mice.
Oct 31, 2017 Frontiers Journals (cz)
added Nov 1, 2017 15:55
Researchers found e-cigarettes have a signature of harm in the lung that is both similar and unique, which challenges the concept that switching from cigarettes to e-cigarettes is a healthier alternative.
Oct 23, 2017 China Daily (cn)
added Oct 23, 2017 18:55
We used to associate oropharyngeal cancer with smoking, but the epidemiology demonstrates that in the modern era oropharyngeal cancer is really driven by HPV.
Oct 16, 2017 MedPage Today
added Oct 21, 2017 23:21
E-Cigarette Use Causes a Unique Innate Immune Response in the Lung, Involving Increased Neutrophilic Activation and Altered Mucin Secretion (PDF)
This study describes a unique e-cigarette-induced innate lung response that includes markers of aberrant neutrophilic response and altered mucin secretion and indicate that the effects of e-cigarettes are overlapping with yet distinct from those observed
Oct 21, 2017 American Thoracic Society (ATS)
added Oct 21, 2017 23:01