New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s administration will ban hydraulic fracturing (or “fracking”) in New York State due to concerns over health risks, according to a Dec 17 report in the New York Times
A failure by residents to heat and ventilate retrofitted properties could lead to more people developing asthma, according to UK researchers.
A study that evaluated respiratory complications with the use of misoprostol, or prostaglandin E1 (PGE1), found that no patients receiving this medicine had worsening of respiratory symptoms.
A report published in the European Respiratory Journal indicates that toddlers who share a family bed have a higher risk of developing asthma later in life.
A recent study published in PLOS ONE reveals that giving flu shots to schoolchildren can also protect others.
A new study reveals that cigarettes are the cause of one-third of all cancer-related deaths.
UC Berkeley engineers have created a pulse oximeter sensor comprised of organic materials.
Two opposing expert commentaries on e-cigarette use published in BMC Medicine call for a rational discussion based on evidence.
ResMed has launched its new AirCurve 10 series, which includes three bilevel devices for to treat sleep apnea, and an adaptive servo-ventilation device for patients with central sleep apnea or Cheyne-Stokes respiration.
Drive Medical has successfully obtained ISO 13485:2003 certification, according to a news announcement from Harvey Diamond, board chairman and CEO of Drive Medical.