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Busting myths about COPD

A serious disorder which ultimately makes it difficult for a person to breathe, COPD or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder, is one of the major causes of mortality around the world.Estimates suggest that about three million people died of this condition ... Business Standard, 1 week ago
Lifestyle modifications to cope with COPD Business Standard, 1 month ago

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Post Deepavali, city sees spike in respiratory diseases

Days after Deepavali, the city hospitals are seeing a rise in the cases of respiratory ailments such as asthma, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), rhinitis (an allergy that causes the inflammation of the mucous membrane inside the nose) among ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Spike in cases of respiratory problems in Delhi hospitals  Rediff.com1 month ago

Rheumatoid Arthritis Can Increase COPD Risk

People with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are at an increased risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Interventions are needed to prevent the risk factors of COPD.
 Med India1 month ago Rheumatoid arthritis associated with increased risk of COPD  Business Standard1 month ago

'You will see an epidemic of non-smoking lung diseases in India'

'Just like we have accepted that more Indians have hypertension and diabetes, lower lung capacity of Indians should not be construed as normal.' 'We will see an epidemic of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in India which is irreversible.''You will see that many of them are non-smokers while in the West, only smokers get COPD,' says Dr Anurag Agrawal.Photograph: PTI. Kindly note the image is published only for representational purposes. A study recently conducted by a team of scientists ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago Pollution killed 25 lakh people in India in 2015, highest in world: Lancet study  DNA1 month ago Pollution killed 2.5 million people in India in 2015: study  Business Standard1 month ago

Docs see rise in asthma, lung infections

Medical experts in the Capital have started witnessing a steep rise in the number of cases of asthma, lung infections and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). "In the last one week, the cases have gone up immensely. The numbers are on the higher side ...
 DNA2 weeks ago

7 swine flu-related deaths in Kashmir

Seven swine flu-related deaths have taken place in Kashmir Valley this season, authorities said here today."As of date, the SKIMS has treated 24 positive cases of H1N1, out of which 12 have been discharged and five are under treatment," Director, ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago

Use public transport, don't smoke: Govt to Delhiites

As a toxic haze hanging over the national capital thickened, the Delhi government issued a health advisory today urging Delhiites to use carpooling and public transport, stay indoors, and not to smoke. It also urged people to avoid going for walk during early ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Opioid Epidemic Most Important Health Issue in West Virginia

In West Virginia, opioid epidemic seems to be the most important health issue than any other diseases like obesity, cancer, COPD and dental disease.
 Med India2 months ago

GSK's new triple lung drug beats other modern inhalers in study

GlaxoSmithKline produced clinical data on Wednesday showing its newly approved three-in-one inhaler reduced life-threatening attacks in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients more than other modern treatments. Britain’s biggest drugmaker ...
 Reuters2 months ago
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