Latest American Thoracic Society Stories
A new study suggests that the spicy, pungent root ginger could help asthma sufferers breathe easier.
Optimal treatment of sleep apnea in patients with prediabetes improves blood sugar (glucose) levels and thus can reduce cardiometabolic risk.
The American Thoracic Society has released new official clinical practice guidelines on the diagnosis and management of exercise-induced bronchoconstriction (EIB), the acute airway narrowing that occurs as a result of exercise.
The chances of developing lung cancer associated with asbestos exposure, asbestosis and smoking are dramatically increased when these three risk factors are combined, and quitting smoking significantly reduces the risk of developing lung cancer after long-term asbestos exposure.
Establishing a more stringent ozone standard in the U.S. would significantly reduce ozone-related premature mortality and morbidity.