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By JEANNINE STEIN, LOS ANGELES TIMES English singer Amy Winehouse is no stranger to tabloid headlines routinely grabbing attention for alleged drug use, brushes with the law, bizarre onstage behavior and curious fashion choices.
Korean researchers reported yesterday they have found a link between snoring and chronic bronchitis.
By Getahun, Darios Ananth, Cande V; Oyelese, Yinka; Peltier, Morgan R; Et al Abstract Objective. To examine whether acute and chronic respiratory diseases are associated with an increased risk of spontaneous premature rupture of the membranes (PROM). Methods.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. authorities said on Thursday they told three companies to stop mass-producing and distributing unapproved medicines to treat asthma, bronchitis and other breathing disorders.
Children's exposure to pre- and post-natal tobacco smoke carries a substantial risk for them to develop asthma and respiratory symptoms as adults.
Experts today condemned the 'pitiful' levels of funding for research into lung disease - one of the UK's biggest killers. The British Thoracic Society (BTS) said that nearly one in four deaths were due to diseases of the lung, including lung cancer, emphysema, bronchitis and asthma.
Background: Oral lyophilized extracts of bacteria species have been used since the early 1970s to improve symptoms and to prevent exacerbations in COPD patients. The value of these treatments, which are thought to be immunomodulating, is poorly understood.
Does It Work in COPD? What constitutes immunostimulation is a matter of debate. Immunity is a highly complex mechanism with multiple functions.
Bordetella bronchiseptica is a small, gram-negative, rod-shaped bacterium of the genus Bordetella. It can cause bronchitis although it rarely infects humans. It is closely related to pertussis which causes whooping cough and B. bronchiseptica can persist in the environment for extended periods. Humans are not natural carriers of B. bronchiseptica, which normally infects the respiratory tracts of smaller mammals. It does not express pertussis toxin although it has the genes to do so which...
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