COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) News

Rheumatoid arthritis linked to an increased risk of COPD - Science Daily



Rheumatoid arthritis linked to an increased risk of COPD 
Science Daily
New research suggests that rheumatoid arthritis may increase the risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The findings, which appear in Arthritis Care & Research, indicate that greater vigilance may be needed to protect the ...
Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients May Have Increased Risk of Developing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD ... Canada NewsWire (press release)
In RA, COPD Admissions Rise MedPage Today

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Health Plan of SJ launches pilot palliative care program aimed at easing pain, suffering - Stockton Record



Stockton Record
 
Health Plan of SJ launches pilot palliative care program aimed at easing pain, suffering 
Stockton Record
It could be chronic lung disease such as COPD ? chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It could be liver disease. And what most people know about most is cancer,? Dr. Lakshmi Dhanvanthari, Health Plan's chief medical officer, explained. ?Basically, it ...

 


Vaping as harmful as smoking regular cigarettes, may cause inflammatory lung diseases - Economic Times



Economic Times
 
Vaping as harmful as smoking regular cigarettes, may cause inflammatory lung diseases 
Economic Times
Although neutrophils are important in fighting pathogens, left unchecked neutrophils can contribute to inflammatory lung diseases, such as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and cystic fibrosis, researchers said. E-cigarette users also showed ...
Switching To E-Cigarettes Of No Help; Could Lead To Worse Health Effects Doctor NDTV
Experts warn about consequences of E-cigarettes The Nation

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Hope for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - Medical Xpress - Medical Xpress



Medical Xpress
 
Hope for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - Medical Xpress 
Medical Xpress
NUS pharmaceutical scientists have discovered that a naturally-derived compound is a potential drug candidate for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ...
Grapes may offer drug treatment for COPD - Futurity Futurity: Research News

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Triple-Combination Therapy Under Evaluation for COPD - Specialty Pharmacy Times (blog)



Triple-Combination Therapy Under Evaluation for COPD 
Specialty Pharmacy Times (blog)
The world's largest pragmatic clinical trial on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), AIRWISE, is being undertaken by a trio of health care companies - Anthem, its subsidiary HealthCore, and Boehringer Ingelheim - to study patients in a real ...

 


Lung disease treatment: THIS popular fruit is linked to cure for deadly COPD - Express.co.uk



Express.co.uk
 
Lung disease treatment: THIS popular fruit is linked to cure for deadly COPD 
Express.co.uk
In a study by the National University of Singapore, scientists found that a polyphenol called isorhapontigenin can suppress the lung inflammation that COPD triggers. Currently there is a lack of an effective way to halt the progression of inflammation ...

 


COPD Medication Regiments Linked To Disease Severity and Comorbidities - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network



COPD Medication Regiments Linked To Disease Severity and Comorbidities 
AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
A study published in International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease examined the link between the medication burden of COPD with the clinical outcomes and comorbidities through a cross-sectional study with 222 COPD patients.

 


Tiotropium for Mild to Moderate COPD - Medscape - Medscape



Medscape
 
Tiotropium for Mild to Moderate COPD - Medscape 
Medscape
Is it time to consider using a daily long-acting bronchodilator like tiotropium for early-stage COPD?
Amedisys Unveils Program for Its 60,000 COPD Patients Nasdaq ... GlobeNewswire (press release)
Amedisys Launches New Clinical Program for COPD Care Home Health Care News
DOTmed.com - 2017 AARC Congress: Focus on COPD DOTmed.com
Digital Journal 
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Worrying: India Ranked Number 1 In The World For Pollution-Related Deaths - Doctor NDTV



Doctor NDTV
 
Worrying: India Ranked Number 1 In The World For Pollution-Related Deaths 
Doctor NDTV
Diseases which cause pollution-related deaths included heart disease, lung cancer, stroke, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). Such non-communicable diseases are the leading causes of pollution-related deaths in the country. For this, The ...
One in six deaths worldwide in 2015 were tied to pollution: Report Gephardt Daily
Pollution killing thousands of people in the UK as world on the brink of crisis Express.co.uk
New report highlights global burden of pollution-related disease and death Gears Of Biz

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Arthritis raises the risk of a deadly lung disease | Daily Mail Online - Daily Mail



Daily Mail
 
Arthritis raises the risk of a deadly lung disease | Daily Mail Online 
Daily Mail
The 400000 people with rheumatoid arthritis in Britain and 50 million in the US are almost 50 per cent more likely to end up with COPD, researchers at the ...
Rheumatoid arthritis: Symptoms could be signs of THESE lung ... Express.co.uk

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