Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease News

This RSS feed URL is deprecated


This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news

Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease on the rise: AKU professor - Pakistan Today



Pakistan Today
 
Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease on the rise: AKU professor 
Pakistan Today
KARACHI: Senior pulmonologist Professor Dr Javaid Khan at the Aga Khan University said on Wednesday that the rise in people's habit of smoking, as well as their exposure to atmospheric pollution, has greatly increased people's vulnerability to Chronic ...
World COPD Awareness Day 2017: Why today is important Metro
Europe's 'invisible' killer, chronic lung disease EUobserver
Life-threatening lung disease: Europe's 'unknown' killer EURACTIV
TheHealthSite  -Jackson County Times-Journal  -Times of India 
all 47 news articles » 


Ted Koppel and wife Grace Anne on living with COPD - CBS News



CBS News
 
Ted Koppel and wife Grace Anne on living with COPD 
CBS News
One of the leading causes of death in the United States is often under-reported and misunderstood. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, or COPD, is the nation's third-biggest killer, after heart disease and cancer. About 150,000 Americans die of COPD ...

and more » 


Lung function and long-term safety of tiotropium/olodaterol in East As - Dove Medical Press



Lung function and long-term safety of tiotropium/olodaterol in East As 
Dove Medical Press
1Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Shanghai Respiratory Research Institute, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China; 2Department of ...

and more » 


A cough never killed anyone? Chronic lung diseases rank as second largest killer - EURACTIV



EURACTIV
 
A cough never killed anyone? Chronic lung diseases rank as second largest killer 
EURACTIV
According to the WHO, chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases (COPD) are the second largest cause of death, killing 3.2 million people in 2015 alone. In Europe, between 1 and 4% of all adults suffer from COPD. Causes range from smoking (including ...
Oswestry woman runs five marathons in five days to raise awareness of COPD Border Counties Advertizer

all 8 news articles » 


Health service hosts COPD Day walk - Wellington Times



Wellington Times
 
Health service hosts COPD Day walk 
Wellington Times
The Wellington Health Service hosted a walking event in Cameron Park this week to mark World Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease Day (COPD). Staff held the event on Wednesday, November 15 to raise awareness about the role of physical activity as part of ...
COPD survey reveals gaps in care PharmaTimes
November is COPD Awareness Month | Lifestyle | gloucestertimes.com Gloucester Daily Times
'Smoking, pollution among main causes of lung diseases' Daily Times
Lancashire Telegraph  -PharmiWeb.com (press release) 
all 15 news articles » 


November is COPD Awareness Month - Times Record



November is COPD Awareness Month 
Times Record
According to the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, often called COPD, is now the third leading cause of death in the U.S., claiming 135,000 lives each year. Yet, there are likely many people in the ...
MKRMS seminar: 'COPD third biggest cause of death in the world' The News International

all 2 news articles » 


Philips Launches Campaign to Build COPD Awareness -- HME ... - HME Business (press release) (blog)



Philips Launches Campaign to Build COPD Awareness -- HME ... 
HME Business (press release) (blog)
Respiratory equipment maker partners with COPD athlete to develop videos that show how patients can continue living life to the fullest.

and more » 


Philips Launches Campaign to Build COPD Awareness - HME Business (press release) (blog)



Philips Launches Campaign to Build COPD Awareness 
HME Business (press release) (blog)
COPD is the fourth leading cause of death worldwide and is projected to be the third leading cause by 2020, according to the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease. However, diagnosis remains a key problem in COPD care, with only half ...

 


Long-acting Medication Use in COPD: Opportunities for Minimizing ... - Pharmacy Times



Long-acting Medication Use in COPD: Opportunities for Minimizing ... 
Pharmacy Times
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is the third most common cause of death in the United States1 and is responsible for approximately 700,000 ...

and more » 


Living under a cloud: Lethal cocktail of pollution, smoking stalks urban India - Hindustan Times



Hindustan Times
 
Living under a cloud: Lethal cocktail of pollution, smoking stalks urban India 
Hindustan Times
The average COPD patient is also getting younger. ?Over the last ten years, more patients closer to 40 are being diagnosed with COPD,? says Amit Agarwal, research scientist and head of the molecular biology department at the Chest Research Foundation, ...