Added: 11.05.2017 8:00 | 0 views | 0 comments
Medication that helps smokers to quit is safe for use by people with chronic lung conditions, research suggests.
Added: 03.05.2017 14:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
What are spirometry tests and why are they performed? Learn about the procedure, how the results are read, and what other testing methods may be available.
Added: 04.04.2017 14:00 | 4 views | 0 comments
Flare-ups in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, the UK's fourth leading cause of death, can be reduced by 20% by a combined triple inhaler, according to the results of a trial of more than...
Added: 28.03.2017 8:00 | 5 views | 0 comments
A new study has found that stem cell therapy can reduce lung inflammation in an animal model of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and cystic fibrosis.
Added: 17.03.2017 13:00 | 10 views | 0 comments
Bronchitis is an inflammation of the lining in the bronchial tubes. In this article, learn about natural remedies and how to cope with symptoms at home.
Added: 02.03.2017 8:00 | 8 views | 0 comments
In this article, learn about the relationship between coughing and COPD, how coughing from COPD may change over time, and when to see a doctor.
Added: 01.03.2017 14:00 | 7 views | 0 comments
In this article, learn about COPD hypoxia, what other conditions it may lead to, the current treatments available, and the outlook for people with COPD.
Added: 28.02.2017 8:00 | 10 views | 0 comments
Learn about keeping up with life with COPD, diet changes that may be beneficial, physical activity for people with COPD, and breathing exercises.
Added: 24.02.2017 14:00 | 15 views | 0 comments
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared the expanded use of the Vidas Brahms PCT Assay to help health care providers determine if antibiotic treatment should be started or stopped in...
Added: 23.02.2017 8:00 | 7 views | 0 comments
Evidence is steadily mounting that diet can influence lung health. The latest study demonstrates a link between eating fruit and veg and reduced COPD risk.
Added: 13.02.2017 8:00 | 25 views | 0 comments
What are the different types of COPD inhalers available and how do they affect the body? What are the possible risks and side effects?
Added: 11.02.2017 14:00 | 14 views | 0 comments
What is asthma and what is COPD? Who gets asthma and COPD, can other disorders cause similar symptoms, and what are the treatments for breathing disorders?
Added: 11.02.2017 8:00 | 11 views | 0 comments
A unique engineering perspective of emphysema progression in the lung suggests how mechanisms operating at the micromechanical scale could help to predict patient survival and quality of life...
Added: 10.02.2017 8:00 | 10 views | 0 comments
Learn how COPD and pneumonia are connected, how they are diagnosed, and what treatments are available. Also learn how to improve respiratory health.
Added: 08.02.2017 14:00 | 16 views | 0 comments
Learn about what happens in the lungs with COPD. What are the causes and symptoms, what treatments are recommended, and how can COPD be prevented?
Added: 08.02.2017 10:00 | 17 views | 0 comments
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is the third leading cause of death in the United States, yet there are no effective medicines that improve mortality from the disease.
Added: 07.02.2017 14:00 | 11 views | 0 comments
Learn about the diet do’s and don’ts for people with COPD, including healthful foods, size and frequency of meals, and supplements to aid digestion.
Added: 04.02.2017 14:00 | 13 views | 0 comments
What is a COPD exacerbation and what are the main causes? Learn about what the symptoms are and what is suggested to try to prevent COPD.
Added: 01.02.2017 14:00 | 8 views | 0 comments
In this article, learn about 10 key facts and myths about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. These include the topics of smoking, gender, and genetics.
Added: 07.01.2017 8:00 | 16 views | 0 comments
COPD has no cure but it can be alleviated. Learn about what activities and types of breathing can aid people with COPD and how pulmonary rehab may help.