A new study suggests that consuming a high-fiber diet may reduce the risk of lung disease. Study author Corrine Hanson said, “Lung disease is an important public health problem, so it’s important to identify modifiable risk factors for prevention. However,… Read More
Lupus is an autoimmune disease that often impacts the lungs, and research shows pulmonary complications with this disease can lead to pleuritis, pneumonitis and pulmonary hypertension.
When a person has a lung infection it usually affects their airway… Read More
A recent study done by researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center reveals that the high amounts of sugar in the typical Western diet could not only increases the risk of breast cancer but also increases the… Read More
If you have breathing problems or asthma, some household cleaning products can really bother you and irritate your breathing passages.
And you have to wonder about the safety of chemicals and possible toxins in some of these products, too.
But… Read More
Breathalysers can do more than determine blood-alcohol levels in roadside police checks for people driving under the influence. A new non-invasive technology to test the breath for exhaled “biomarkers” of lung cancer is in development for early detection of lung… Read More
If you’re a smoker you probably know all about the negative effects smoking can have on your health, but did you know that you are also endangering the health of your children?
I’m sure if you’re around kids… Read More