— People who smoke cigarettes more likely to relapse after battling drug addiction.
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— Countries agreed to implement measures, such as smoke-free public areas and to help people quit.
— Local temperatures, humidity helped design the human schnozz, research suggests.
— Altered weather patterns may already hurt your health, nation's physicians warn.
— For people with chronic nasal problems, mood is key reason for calling in sick, study finds.
First thing's first: what is COPD? COPD stands for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, an illness that causes difficulties breathing due to the airways collapsing. This makes it hard for the patient to expel oxygen from their body. According to Dr. Kai-Michael Beeh, smoking cigarettes is the main cause for developing…
— Rhinovirus far more worrisome in those with weakened immune systems, researchers say.
— Cessation programs help reduce the rate of complications and costs, researchers say.
— Kids whose mattresses and pillows were encased had less severe flare-ups, researchers report.
Smokers and ex-smokers may significantly reduce their risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD) by eating more fruit and vegetables, according to new research. The study, which only included men, found that each additional serving of fruit or vegetables reduced their risk by 4 to 8 percent.