Signs That Your Lung Has Problems

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Lungs, as one of the vital organs in the human body works to get oxygen and remove carbon dioxide when we breath. As a vital organ, apparently there are a variety of diseases associated with lungs.

Menthol cigarettes more harmful than regular cigarettes

Menthol cigarettes more harmful than regular cigarettes

With different flavors, menthol cigarettes is considerably lighter compared to regular cigarettes. However, a recent study revealed that menthol cigarettes are more harmful than regular cigarettes. Research shows that menthol smokers are more likely to experience lung problems.

Man Dies of Lung Disease After Working With Countertops, Doctors Report

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An otherwise healthy man died of an incurable lung disease after breathing in fine particles while making Corian countertops for almost two decades, doctors report in the New England Journal of Medicine.

One out of 10 deaths in Europe is caused by lung disease

Not only cancer and heart disease that people must be wary of. Lung disease also can kill people. A study reveals that lung diseases accounted for one in 10 deaths in Europe. Research conducted by the European Respiratory Society...

Allergies makes lung disease worse

Allergies can increase the frequency or severity of respiratory problems in people who have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to a recent research. COPD or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a lung disease that is progressive and often...

Cell Injection Can Treat Lung Disease

Some scientists believe that they have found stem cells in the lungs. These cells can create various types of organ tissue, thus opening the possibility of treatment for lung diseases like emphysema and others. According to Associated Press (AP),...

10 Jobs Dangerous for Lung Health

Every job has its own risks, including in terms of lung health. But there are 10 jobs that can be risky and harmful to lung health. “Most types of lung disease caused by work can be prevented, the simple...