Tag Archives: Lung Function

Effects of cannabis on pulmonary structure, function and symptoms
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Effects of cannabis on pulmonary structure, function and symptoms

Conclusions: Smoking cannabis was associated with a dose-related impairment of large airways function resulting in airflow obstruction and hyperinflation. In …Read the Rest

Asthma drug ‘cut attacks by a fifth’ even for those with severe form of the disease
Asthma

Asthma drug ‘cut attacks by a fifth’ even for those with severe form of the disease

By MAIL ON SUNDAY REPORTER A DRUG that reduces the number of asthma attacks by more than a fifth could offer …Read the Rest

The Buteyko method or Buteyko Breathing Technique
Education/Studies

The Buteyko method or Buteyko Breathing Technique

The Buteyko method or Buteyko Breathing Technique is a form of complementary or alternative physical therapy that proposes chronic “breathing retraining” as a treatment for asthma as well as …Read the Rest

Child Asthma and Vit D
Asthma

Child Asthma and Vit D

Children with severe therapy-resistant asthma (STRA) may have poorer lung function and worse symptoms compared to children with moderate asthma, …Read the Rest

Lung Valves Have Some Benefits for Emphysema
COPD

Lung Valves Have Some Benefits for Emphysema

By Todd Neale, Staff Writer, MedPage Today Published: September 22, 2010 Reviewed by Robert Jasmer, MD; Associate Clinical Professor of …Read the Rest

Outdoor Air Quality and Health and the  Air Quality Health Index (AQHI)
Research/Studies/Education

Outdoor Air Quality and Health and the Air Quality Health Index (AQHI)

Free Course: Outdoor air pollution plays a significant role in impacting the health of all citizens. Exposure to outdoor air …Read the Rest

Infant Inhalation Of Ultrafine Air Pollution Linked To Adult Lung Disease: Shown For The First Time By LSUHSC
All Diseases

Infant Inhalation Of Ultrafine Air Pollution Linked To Adult Lung Disease: Shown For The First Time By LSUHSC

Stephania Cormier, PhD, Associate Professor of Pharmacology at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, has shown for the first time …Read the Rest

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