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Smoking is a Pain in the Back

Smoking may affect the way the brain responds to back pain, according to a study published in Human Brain Mapping.

GlaxoSmithKline lung drug Anoro approved in Europe

GSK Survey Points to Rise of COPD in US

In the last decade, COPD has risen from the fourth leading cause of death in the US to the third, and COPD prevalence has also increased from from six to seven percent of adults ages 40 years and older.

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Team Discovers Lung Regeneration Mechanism

A new study sheds light on the still-emerging concept of lung regeneration and points to potential therapeutic strategies of certain lung stem cells in regenerating lungs damaged by disease.