COPD

PCCP, Novartis Launch Drive to Combat COPD

PCCP, Novartis Launch Drive to Combat COPD

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Like cancer, COPD cures smoking. As a debilitating ailment, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is the end result of personal lifestyle choice. And like all lifestyle choices, ...

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Medical experts push for safer nicotine products

Medical experts push for safer nicotine products

  WARSAW, Poland—About 600 public health experts, academicians, industry executives and consumer advocates from 70 countries including the Philippines met in this city to ask governments and health authorities to ...

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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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Antioxidants Speed Lung Cancer Growth, Tested on Mice: Study

Antioxidants Speed Lung Cancer Growth, Tested on Mice: Study

  WASHINGTON, January 29, 2014 (AFP) – People who smoke or have lung cancer should think twice about taking vitamin supplements, according to a Swedish study Wednesday that showed certain ...

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