Tag Archives: Smokers

Millions Of Smokers May Have Undiagnosed Lung Disease

Millions Of Smokers May Have Undiagnosed Lung Disease

  Miami, United States – More than half of current and former smokers who can pass basic lung function tests may suffer from lung diseases that have gone undiagnosed, researchers said Monday. The study in the Journal of the American ...

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Experts Fear E-Cigarettes Fuel Teen Addiction

Experts Fear E-Cigarettes Fuel Teen Addiction

  San José, United States – E-cigarettes can be an effective tool for smokers aiming to kick their tobacco habit, but officials fear the devices are also creating nicotine addiction among adolescents. ...

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Factfile: What is Pneumonia?

Factfile: What is Pneumonia?

  BABY MINDER – Pneumonia is a serious lung infection usually caused by bacteria or virus. Streptococcus pneumoniae is the most common cause of bacterial pneumonia in children. 

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Metabolism Pointer for Quitting Smoking

Metabolism Pointer for Quitting Smoking

  Paris, France – How quickly a smoker breaks down nicotine is a guide to which therapy is best for kicking the habit, according to research published Monday Most smokers who try ...

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