|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 12:41
|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 05:06
|Common Respiratory Diseases Tied to Lung Cancer Risk|
U.S. News & World Report - Fri, 15 Aug 2014 06:07
|Chronic Respiratory Diseases linked to Lung Cancer Risk|
WallStreet OTC - Sun, 17 Aug 2014 14:20
|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
|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 20:34
|Switzerland's Roche to buy InterMune, US-based developer of lung disease ...|
BERLIN – Swiss pharmaceutical company Roche says it will buy a California-based developer of treatments for lung diseases, InterMune Inc., in a deal worth $8.3 billion. Roche said Sunday the companies have reached an agreement under which Roche will ...
Fox Business - Sun, 24 Aug 2014 09:52
|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 08:56
|Reducing Reliance on Cancer Drugs, Roche Acquires US Biotech Firm|
ZURICH -- Shares in pharmaceutical group Roche (IW 1000/85) rose on Monday after the Swiss giant announced an $8.3-billion takeover of U.S. firm InterMune, boosting its role in the lung disease sector and reducing its reliance on cancer drugs.
IndustryWeek - Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:41
|More Biotech Mergers: Roche to Acquire InterMune (ITMN)|
Zacks.com - Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:03
|Roche to buy US biotech firm InterMune for $8.3B|
The Courier-Express - Sun, 24 Aug 2014 11:15
|Roche Holdings AG (VTX:ROG) To Purchase InterMune Inc (NASDAQ:INTM) for ...|
Stocks.org - Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:56
|American Lung Association urges vaccinations for adults with lung disease|
The American Lung Association has partnered with Pfizer to encourage adults with lung disease to discuss receiving vaccinations for preventable diseases with their health care provider. “The risk of contracting potentially life-threatening respiratory ...
Healio - Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:18
|Clearing confusion on adult vaccination|
The Oakland Press - Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:45
|FDA approves lung preservation machine|
In 2012, 1,754 lung transplants were performed in the U.S. with 1,616 patients still on the national waiting list. Lung transplantation is often the only treatment for patients with end-stage lung diseases, including chronic obstructive pulmonary ...
MiamiHerald.com - Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:12
|FDA approves use of donor lung preservation system|
Tech Times - Wed, 13 Aug 2014 20:22
|FDA Approves Donor Lung Preservation Device That May Result in More Lung ...|
eNews Park Forest - Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:33