Fatal COPD – lung disease is announced years before

Lung disease COPD: cough and shortness of breath first warnings Often, the chronic lungs diseases undetected. It was only much later, when the stage of the disease is incurable, the Affected to the doctor. The diagnosis is made in time, can slow down the therapy the progression. Anyone who suffers…

Why ARE so many non-smokers dying of lung cancer?

Why ARE so many non-smokers dying of lung cancer? Former marketing manager, 54, is one of thousands with disease despite never picking up a cigarette ‘because cough symptoms aren’t treated as dangerous’ Debra Montague, 54, has advanced lung cancer despite never having smoked Cases of cancer in non-smokers have doubled…

Restrictive, Obstructive Lung Disease Linked to Dementia Risk

THURSDAY, Dec. 20, 2018 — Both restrictive and obstructive lung disease are associated with an increased risk for incident dementia and mild cognitive impairment (MCI), according to a study recently published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. Pamela L. Lutsey, Ph.D., M.P.H., from the University of…