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How the Asbestos industry is pushing its lies in India

Aug 12, 2014

How the Asbestos industry is pushing its lies in India

A largely outlawed scourge to the developed world, asbestos is still going strong in India, and killing tens of thousands of people each year. #HowThisWorks #India #HealthBuzz #Health Hazard #Asbestos #Asbestos Industry #Asbestos industry in India #Lung diseases
Nepal PM Sushil Koirala diagnosed with Tuberculosis

Jun 26, 2014

Nepal PM Sushil Koirala diagnosed with Tuberculosis

Koirala travelled to New York's Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center last week for treatment after routine tests showed a spot on his lungs, prompting cancer fears. #World #NewsTracker #Health #Nepal #Tuberculosis #Lung cancer #Sushil Koirala #Nepal Prime Minister
Switch to e-cigarttes to kick the butt, says study

May 20, 2014

Switch to e-cigarttes to kick the butt, says study

Presenting findings from a study of almost 6,000 smokers over five years, the researchers said the results suggest e-cigarettes could play an important role in reducing smoking rates and hence cutting tobacco-related deaths and illnesses. #Cancer #Tobacco #Cigarettes #Lung cancer #E-cigarettes #ScienceBuzz #quit smoking #gums #nicotine patch
3D technique brings hope for regenerating lungs from stem cells

Mar 10, 2014

3D technique brings hope for regenerating lungs from stem cells

In a ground-breaking discovery, scientists have created 3D techniques that can regenerate lungs from human stem cells. #NewsTracker #lungs #stem cells #Health Buzz #3D technique
Polluted air we're breathing is giving us cancer, confirms WHO

Oct 18, 2013

Polluted air we're breathing is giving us cancer, confirms WHO

Outdoor air pollution has been classified as a carcinogenic, ie, as cancer-causing, by the cancer branch of the World Health Organisation #Health #Cancer #WHO #World Health Organisation #Air pollution #Pollution #Lung cancer #Bladder cancer #International Agency for Research on Cancer #carcinogenics

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Polluted air we're breathing is giving us cancer, confirms WHO

Aug 26, 2014

Pfizer to test Xalkori lung cancer drug with Merck immunotherapy

Pfizer Inc said Tuesday it will test its Xalkori lung cancer drug with Merck & Co's experimental immunotherapy pembrolizumab, in the hopes the combination will improve the outcomes for patients taking the approved Pfizer therapy... #Pfizer Inc. #Merck & Company, Inc.
Polluted air we're breathing is giving us cancer, confirms WHO

Aug 18, 2014

A Genius Workout Tool From a Celeb Trainer

We first heard about this from Jennifer Garner, who calls the at-home fitness find a “wonder” and “incredibly effective,” adding that you feel results after using it just one time. She’s not kidding. It makes push-ups, squats, lunges, crunches and ev... #Pfizer Inc. #Merck & Company, Inc.
Polluted air we're breathing is giving us cancer, confirms WHO

Aug 16, 2014

FDA rejects teen's eye donation because he was gay

Sheryl Moore said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration wouldn't approve her son's eyes for donations even though it transplanted his heart, liver, kidneys and lungs after his 2013 suicide... #Pfizer Inc. #Merck & Company, Inc.