|Chronic Lung Diseases May Increase Lung Cancer Risk|
Serious lung ailments may increase the risk of developing lung cancer, according to a new report, but researchers did not find evidence the diseases cause cancer. In an analysis of data on more than 25,000 people, researchers found that people who had ...
Voice of America - Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:50
|Common Respiratory Diseases Tied to Lung Cancer Risk – WebMD|
WebMD - Fri, 15 Aug 2014 07:42
|Chronic respiratory diseases linked to increased lung cancer risk|
Tech Times - Sun, 17 Aug 2014 05:00
|Common Respiratory Diseases Tied to Lung Cancer Risk|
U.S. News & World Report - Fri, 15 Aug 2014 06:07
|Roche to pay $8.3 billion for InterMune and its rare lung disease drug|
The acquisition comes as InterMune is expected to win a long-coveted approval in the United States for pirfenidone, its medicine for the rare and fatal lung disease known as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. The disease has no known cause or cure and ...
SFGate (blog) - Sun, 24 Aug 2014 11:00
|Switzerland's Roche to buy InterMune, US-based developer of lung disease ...|
Greenfield Daily Reporter - Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:05
|Roche CEO On Intermune Deal: 'This Is A Growth Story'|
Forbes - Mon, 25 Aug 2014 04:30
|Roche to Buy InterMune for $8.3 Billion|
New York Times - Sun, 24 Aug 2014 09:47
|Roach: Shortness of breath may indicate lung disease|
The most prevalent is probably people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease whose blood oxygen level is below 89 percent. Some other lung diseases also benefit from oxygen. In cases of poor blood flow due to heart reasons, including valvular ...
Alexandria Town Talk - Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:33
|Using Popcorn to Illustrate Lung Disease for Students|
Explaining the differences in pathophysiology between various lung diseases to new medic students can be a daunting task. Fluid and bronchoconstriction and sputum—oh my! How do we describe all the idiosyncrasies between cardiac and non-cardiac ...
JEMS.com - Tue, 05 Aug 2014 12:27
|American Lung Association Advises Adult Lung Disease Patients To Get ...|
lung disease and vaccinations The American Lung Association is advising adults, especially ones who suffer from lung diseases, to consider consulting with their healthcare providers on getting vaccinations, since not only children but also adults can ...
Lung Disease News - Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:02
|American Lung Association urges vaccinations for adults with lung disease|
“One of the best things people with lung disease can do to take charge of their health is to talk to their health care provider about getting vaccinated,” Norman Edelman, MD, senior medical adviser, American Lung Association, said in the release ...
Healio - Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:23
|Clearing confusion on adult vaccination|
The Oakland Press - Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:54
|Drugs used to treat lung disease work with the body clock|
Drugs used to treat lung disease work with the body clock - 14 August 2014. In the UK pneumonia, which is caused by an infection, affects around 1 in 1000 adults each year and is more serious for babies, young children, the elderly, smokers and those ...
HealthCanal.com - Thu, 14 Aug 2014 05:45
|Health agency awarded $4.1 million to treat lung diseases|
The Ventura County Health Care Agency has been awarded a $4.1-million Health Care Innovation Award by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to implement a new Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Access to Community Health program.
Camarillo Acorn - Thu, 14 Aug 2014 20:56
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