Emphysema News and Research

Latest Emphysema News and Research

Klotho proteins important players in future therapies for diabetes, obesity and kidney disease

Klotho proteins important players in future therapies for diabetes, obesity and kidney disease

Steven Piantadosi named as first Director of Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute

Steven Piantadosi named as first Director of Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute

Eating cured meats increases the odds of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Eating cured meats increases the odds of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Diets high in bacon, ham and hot dogs bad for the lungs

Diets high in bacon, ham and hot dogs bad for the lungs

New hope for emphysema sufferers

New hope for emphysema sufferers

Inhaled corticosteroids deserve further consideration for lung cancer chemoprevention

Inhaled corticosteroids deserve further consideration for lung cancer chemoprevention

New way of making artificial lungs more efficient

New way of making artificial lungs more efficient

London asthma sufferers get space-based help

London asthma sufferers get space-based help

Exercise moderates risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in smokers

Exercise moderates risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in smokers

Breath test detects lung cancer

Breath test detects lung cancer

Health effects of passive somking studied in first-of-a-kind clinical study

Health effects of passive somking studied in first-of-a-kind clinical study

Chronic cough and phlegm means greater risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Chronic cough and phlegm means greater risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Statins show promise in slowing smoking-induced lung damage

Statins show promise in slowing smoking-induced lung damage

Umbrella-like valve may help patients with emphysema breathe easier

Umbrella-like valve may help patients with emphysema breathe easier

One in four smokers doomed to get incurable lung disease

One in four smokers doomed to get incurable lung disease

Women have a greater risk of death from long-term oxygen therapy compared with the men

Women have a greater risk of death from long-term oxygen therapy compared with the men

FDA warns pharmacies to stop mass-producing unapproved inhalation drugs

FDA warns pharmacies to stop mass-producing unapproved inhalation drugs

Chemical in household products may cause reductions in lung function

Chemical in household products may cause reductions in lung function

Volatile organic compounds and pulmonary function

Volatile organic compounds and pulmonary function

FDA warns against use of high-strength hydrogen peroxide to treat serious diseases

FDA warns against use of high-strength hydrogen peroxide to treat serious diseases