Latest Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Stories

2013-12-05 13:49:24

In London alone, the daily tally is 67 -- more than 2 classrooms-full In London alone, the daily tally is 67 - more than two classrooms-full, the calculations indicate. National figures on smoking prevalence are available, but the researchers wanted to estimate smoking uptake among children, to provide some baseline data to inform efforts for preventive measures, and focus attention and resources on what is "essentially a child protection issue." This is because taking up smoking at...

2013-11-25 23:25:03

Xtalks presents a new and informative complimentary webinar that examines MCIDs and reveals product-value with PROs for respiratory diseases that are beneficial for the approval of a compound and in the post marketing activities. The live webinar takes place on December 4th 2013 at 1:00 pm EST. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 Pharmaceutical companies face the daunting task of getting new respiratory products approved and launched in a crowded marketplace. Two main challenges in...

2013-11-06 23:19:19

Infinata division collects findings from pharmaceutical industry experts and KOLs at the recent European Respiratory Society Annual Congress in Barcelona, Spain Norwood, MA (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 BioPharm Insight’s Respiratory Disease Report covers key drugs in development in this competitive therapeutic sector. The report is based on primary research and interviews conducted with numerous physicians, investigators and key opinion leaders at the recent European Respiratory Society...

Yoga Can Help Patients With COPD Improve Lung Function
2013-10-29 06:18:51

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from researchers at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Department of Pulmonary Medicine and Sleep Disorders reveals that patients with COPD can improve their lung function by practicing yoga. The study found that lung function, shortness of breath and inflammation all demonstrated significant improvement after patients completed 12 weeks of yoga training. The study results were presented at CHEST 2013, the...

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