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'Concussion is a red herring' for CTE

'CONCUSSION IS A RED HERRING' FOR CTE

Boston University's new study shows concussions are to CTE what a cough is to lung cancer. A cough does not predict lung cancer, and...

Understanding the Causes of Acne Part 2: Air Pollution

UNDERSTANDING THE CAUSES OF ACNE PART 2: AIR POLLUTION

In a perfectly working system our lungs oxygenate the blood that our heart pumps all around our body to feed our organs. Our lungs...

 
 
 
Outside Back Cover: Biotechnology Journal 1/2018

OUTSIDE BACK COVER: BIOTECHNOLOGY JOURNAL 1/2018

Spectral confocal microscopy of living human lungs reveals the alveolar microstructure. Green calcein staining shows living cells constituting...

 
 
 
Home-based silent killer: Radon gas, known to be the leading cause of lung cancer after cigarette smoke, is found in surprising number of homes

HOME-BASED SILENT KILLER: RADON GAS, KNOWN TO BE THE LEADING CAUSE OF LUNG CANCER AFTER CIGARETTE SMOKE, IS FOUND IN SURPRISING NUMBER OF HOMES

Have you tested your home for radon gas? If you haven't, you may want to get it tested as soon as possible as this gas is a silent...

Cancer death rates fall as Americans quit smoking

CANCER DEATH RATES FALL AS AMERICANS QUIT SMOKING

Cancer killed 2 million fewer people died between 2014 and 2015, a continuing trend driven by falling rates of smoking, and, as a result,...

 
 
 
3 Foods You Must Eat If You've Ever Smoked

3 FOODS YOU MUST EAT IF YOU'VE EVER SMOKED

Photograph by Getty Images New research suggests they can protect your lungs If you want to protect your lungs, quitting smoking is...

Candy-Crushing HIIT Workout

CANDY-CRUSHING HIIT WORKOUT

Workout equipment: Workout type: 12 minute Timer setting: 18 x :10 x :30 Side to side jumps w/ jump rope Push up pike combo High knees...

 
 
 
Revolutionary technology can diagnose heart and lung disease from a patient's breath

REVOLUTIONARY TECHNOLOGY CAN DIAGNOSE HEART AND LUNG DISEASE FROM A PATIENT'S BREATH

Looking for signs of heart and lung disease in the future could just be as easy as checking your breath, according to experts who participated...

Causes of Respiratory NCDs Identified

CAUSES OF RESPIRATORY NCDS IDENTIFIED

People with non-communicable diseases , especially chronic lung disease suffer when the air quality changes and are also affected by...

 
 
 
Why you should eat three apples or two tomatoes each day

WHY YOU SHOULD EAT THREE APPLES OR TWO TOMATOES EACH DAY

Natural decline in lung function over 10 years was slower among former smokers with a diet high in tomatoes and apples, found Johns...

New study finds vitamin E effective at relieving the chronic symptoms of asthma

NEW STUDY FINDS VITAMIN E EFFECTIVE AT RELIEVING THE CHRONIC SYMPTOMS OF ASTHMA

Asthma, a chronic inflammation of the lung airways, has been around since the ancient Egyptian times. This disease plagues approximately...

 
 
 
Aggressive Dog: Herbal Remedies to Help Calm Your Dog

AGGRESSIVE DOG: HERBAL REMEDIES TO HELP CALM YOUR DOG

Your aggressive dog may be a perfect angel 99% of the time until you must deal with his growling, biting or snapping behavior that...

GENE NETWORK ANALYSIS OF INTERSTITIAL MACROPHAGES AFTER TREATMENT WITH INDUCED PLURIPOTENT STEM CELLS SECRETOME IN THE BLEOMYCIN INJURED RAT LUNG

Abstract Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis is a complex disease involving various cell types. Macrophages are essential in maintenance...

 
 
 
Children exposed to air pollution are at risk of asthma

CHILDREN EXPOSED TO AIR POLLUTION ARE AT RISK OF ASTHMA

Researchers at The Johns Hopkins University found a mix of dust, sand and non-exhaust tailpipe emissions increases youngsters under...

Bucks F Mirza Teletovic out with blockages in lungs

BUCKS F MIRZA TELETOVIC OUT WITH BLOCKAGES IN LUNGS

MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee Bucks forward Mirza Teletovic is out because of blockages in his lungs.

 
 
 
Milwaukee Bucks F Mirza Teletovic dealing with blood clots in lungs

MILWAUKEE BUCKS F MIRZA TELETOVIC DEALING WITH BLOOD CLOTS IN LUNGS

Milwaukee Bucks forward Mirza Teletovic will be sidelined at least 10 more days after being diagnosed with blood clots in both lungs,...

Bucks F Teletovic out indefinitely with blockage in lungs

BUCKS F TELETOVIC OUT INDEFINITELY WITH BLOCKAGE IN LUNGS

Milwaukee Bucks forward Mirza Teletovic is out indefinitely because of a blockage in his lungs

 
 
 
Bucks sideline Mirza Teletovic due to pulmonary emboli in both lungs

BUCKS SIDELINE MIRZA TELETOVIC DUE TO PULMONARY EMBOLI IN BOTH LUNGS

Teletovic is averaging more than seven points per game this season.