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Finding it hard to breathe? Get screened for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, say doctors

Nov 18, 2015

Finding it hard to breathe? Get screened for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, say doctors

If you find it unusually hard to breathe during exercise or just after taking a flight of stairs, better get screened for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a progressive lung disease, suggest doctors. #NewsTracker #Lung disease #doctors #lungs #Disease #COPD #chronic pulmonary disease
FDA approves immunotherapy drug to fight lung cancer

Oct 05, 2015

FDA approves immunotherapy drug to fight lung cancer

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Friday approved the drug Keytruda to treat the most common form of lung cancer. #NewsTracker #drug #US FDA #Lung cancer #FDA #lungs
New research shows how lung cancer can be stopped from spreading

Dec 26, 2014

New research shows how lung cancer can be stopped from spreading

Lung cancer cells first chop of the protein ties that bind them to other cells, new research shows, adding that targeting this flaw could help stop lung cancer from spreading. #Health #Cancer #HealthBuzz #Lung cancer #lungs #Disease #Lung cancer cells
Smoking hookah is not safer than beedi at any cost. Here's why

Nov 20, 2014

Smoking hookah is not safer than beedi at any cost. Here's why

On the occasion of World Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Day today, the Indian Asthma Care Society debunked the myth that smoking a 'huqqa' is safer than a 'beedi', saying that ten times more carbon monoxide is inhaled in a single huqqa puff. #Health #Smoking #lungs #beedi #huqqa
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
Delhi gang-rape survivor 'struggling against odds' : Hospital

Dec 28, 2012

Delhi gang-rape survivor 'struggling against odds' : Hospital

The 23-year-old was found to have an infection in her lungs and abdomen, as well as significant brain injury. #NewsTracker #Singapore #infection #hospital #Delhi gangrape #lungs