Tag Archives: lungs

High fiber may improve the lungs

By: Mohan Garikiparithi | Friday, January 29, 2016 - 11:00 AM

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

Breathalyser: The New Way To Diagnose Lung Cancer

By: Bel Marra Health | Monday, January 13, 2014 - 03:30 PM

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

The Effects of Smoking on Your Children

By: Bel Marra Health | Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 03:15 PM

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? Respiratory Infections I’m sure if you’re around kids… Read More