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Patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who stop smoking may be able to improve their rate of survival

Patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who stop smoking may be able to improve their rate of survival

Link between immune protein and longer survival in melanoma patients

Link between immune protein and longer survival in melanoma patients

Possible treatment for the fatal lung disease idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Possible treatment for the fatal lung disease idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Cigarette smoking can dramatically affect appetite and weight control

Cigarette smoking can dramatically affect appetite and weight control

Lag-3 gene dampens immune responses by controlling regulatory T-cell function

Lag-3 gene dampens immune responses by controlling regulatory T-cell function

New antibody to prevent respiratory syncytial virus in premature babies

New antibody to prevent respiratory syncytial virus in premature babies

Asthma research company Synairgen to float on London's Alternative Investment Market

Asthma research company Synairgen to float on London's Alternative Investment Market

Some people who chew betel nut may be genetically more prone to mouth cancer

Some people who chew betel nut may be genetically more prone to mouth cancer

New statement published on nonmalignant diseases related to asbestos exposure

New statement published on nonmalignant diseases related to asbestos exposure

Master gene that controls the first breath a newborn infant

Master gene that controls the first breath a newborn infant

Link between eosinophils and asthma

Link between eosinophils and asthma

Cancer survivors' other medical problems poorly managed

Cancer survivors' other medical problems poorly managed

Program that targets allergens and tobacco smoke in the home resulted in fewer asthma symptoms in children

Program that targets allergens and tobacco smoke in the home resulted in fewer asthma symptoms in children

Genetically modified fish may help treat hemophiliacs

Genetically modified fish may help treat hemophiliacs

Study aims for long term impact to help inner-city children with asthma

Study aims for long term impact to help inner-city children with asthma

Young adults ate and smoked more in the 1990s

Young adults ate and smoked more in the 1990s

One of the largest causes of death and disability worldwide

One of the largest causes of death and disability worldwide

New imaging technique may help cystic fibrosis sufferers

New imaging technique may help cystic fibrosis sufferers

Adults with asthma may have an increased risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Adults with asthma may have an increased risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Pneumococcal vaccination now free in Ontario

Pneumococcal vaccination now free in Ontario