Emphysema News and Research

Latest Emphysema News and Research

Roflumilast could become a new therapeutic strategy for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Roflumilast could become a new therapeutic strategy for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Most common form of lung cancer may begin in a group of newly isolated lung stem cells

Most common form of lung cancer may begin in a group of newly isolated lung stem cells

Young adults forget their own life-support decisions

Young adults forget their own life-support decisions

Significant non-coronary findings found during heart CT scans point to importance of trained radiologists

Significant non-coronary findings found during heart CT scans point to importance of trained radiologists

Why smokers lung is resistant to steroid treatment

Why smokers lung is resistant to steroid treatment

Lung cancer rates among men are on the decline

Lung cancer rates among men are on the decline

Diesel engines are posing a serious threat to public health

Diesel engines are posing a serious threat to public health

Scientists examine the role of small sputum macrophages in the widespread disease chronic obstructive bronchitis

Scientists examine the role of small sputum macrophages in the widespread disease chronic obstructive bronchitis

Write to your MPs, BMA tells doctors

Write to your MPs, BMA tells doctors

Lighter air more than doubles COPD patients’ endurance

Lighter air more than doubles COPD patients’ endurance

Nearly two-thirds of smokers are not concerned about developing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Nearly two-thirds of smokers are not concerned about developing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Gene protects against environmental pollutants and pulmonary emphysema

Gene protects against environmental pollutants and pulmonary emphysema

Gene found to defend against environmental pollutants and pulmonary emphysema

Gene found to defend against environmental pollutants and pulmonary emphysema

Each year, between 25 million and 50 million Americans will suffer with the flu

Each year, between 25 million and 50 million Americans will suffer with the flu

Master gene that controls the first breath a newborn infant

Master gene that controls the first breath a newborn infant

Poverty not linked to winter deaths in elderly

Poverty not linked to winter deaths in elderly

New multilingual chronic obstructive pulmonary disease website

New multilingual chronic obstructive pulmonary disease website

Scientists have discovered a protein that could be the key to finding a cure for asthma

Scientists have discovered a protein that could be the key to finding a cure for asthma

One of the largest causes of death and disability worldwide

One of the largest causes of death and disability worldwide

New test to help detect and treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

New test to help detect and treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)