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An Orange County jury awarded a $2.6 million verdict to a man who was diagnosed with bronchiolitis obliterans as a result of work exposure to diacetyl. SANTA ANA, Calif., Feb.
Researchers to be honored on October 29 in Washington DC for their continuing quest to understand deployment-related lung diseases. Washington, D. C.
The Sergeant Thomas Joseph Sullivan Center announces today that Dr. Robert F.
Wayne Watson, a Centennial, Colorado man, has just earned himself a tidy $7.2 million paycheck the old fashioned way: Eating 2 bags of microwave popcorn every day, making sure to deeply inhale the aroma from the bag immediately after it was cooked.
According to a new study, published on June 25th, 2012 in the journal Chemical Research in Toxicology, chronic exposure to Diacetyl may contribute to protein clumping in the brain, which has been
Although often touted as a low-calorie snack for those looking to watch their food intake, popcorn is not exactly a health food.
According to court documents, on May 15th, 2012, several coffee production plant workers filed a lawsuit in the Texas Eastern District Court (case no.
It’s been used to treat pneumonia, strep and sinusitis and now one of the world’s best-selling antibiotics is providing relief to lung transplant patients too.
Researchers in the United Kingdom have determined that azithromycin, a broad-spectrum antibiotic that also has anti-inflammatory properties, can be an effective treatment option for patients suffering from bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (BOS), a life-threatening complication that occurs in the majority of patients following lung transplantation.
Lung transplant patients have double the risk of organ rejection and death within five years of the procedure if they live near a main road.
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