A British study finds that a smoking cessation program using motivational and supportive text messages sent to people giving up smoking doubled quit rates at 6 months.
Senator Richard Durbin (D-Ill) joins Senator Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) on the caucus, which is made up of members of Congress who actively support people living with the disease nationwide.
Researchers at Duke University found that an invasive cell that leads to fibrosis of the lungs may be stopped by cutting off its supply of sugar.
The study found that tobacco companies increased the advertising and lowered the sale price of menthol cigarettes in stores near California high schools with larger populations of African-American students.
Researchers identified and evaluated the preoperative risk factors for postoperative acute lung injury for inclusion in the surgical lung injury prediction model.
iSPERSE is a novel inhaled dry powder drug delivery platform that avoids the drug-loading, flow rate sensitivity, and low efficiency limitations of conventional lactose blending inhalation technologies.
Since the company updated its self-study module, the number of certificates of completion has jumped from 400 to over 1000.
Results show that a 2 mL dose of ciprofloxacin for inhalation in patients with non-cystic fibrosis was equipotent to a 3 mL dose.
Among the top 10 reasons for such visits were COPD and bronchiectasis.
Researchers have found that people with asthma who take nutritional supplements, cold remedies, and fortified foods to boost their immunity to prevent and fight colds might be putting themselves at risk for a severe asthma flare-up.