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2014/11/23 17:39
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There are diseases that make the news and those we never hear about. But ignorance is certainly not bliss. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, is a progressive illness characterized by...
2014/11/23 17:39
2014/11/23 17:39
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2014/11/23 01:20
2014/11/23 01:20
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When it comes to health care near the end of life, Dr. Michael Fratkin agrees with the Institute of Medicine: There's a mismatch between the costly acute care services readily available and the...
2014/11/22 20:59
2014/11/22 20:59
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If you are over 40 and experience breathlessness, doctors suggest that you have a spirometry test to rule out the possibility of Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). “Although the effects of...
2014/11/22 19:59
2014/11/22 19:59
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The Health Ministry is setting up special units to help smokers quit their unhealthy habit, relieve patients with Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and other lung diseases of symptoms...
2014/11/22 00:55
2014/11/22 00:55
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... obstructive pulmonary disease,” he said, sitting in his chair. "He's got bad lungs,” Mary Jo chimed in. As part of his hospice care twice a week, he is visited at home by a nurse who has...
Mary Jo Rutgers
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2014/11/21 23:51
2014/11/21 23:51
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Here we go again: Time for the second round of Obamacare health insurance enrollment. Last year's theme was, "Help! The website keeps crashing and I can't get signed up!" This year, things seem...
2014/11/21 11:15
2014/11/21 11:15
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Early on a Saturday afternoon in Ladismith in the Little Karoo, just after lunchtime, Llewellyn Volmink’s little body stiffened when he heard the adults screaming in terror. The truck full of...
2014/11/21 10:25
2014/11/21 10:25
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SHOPPERS found out if they were at risk of lung disease as borough nurses marked World COPD Day. Members of the respiratory team at the Alexandra Hospital spent the day in the Kingfisher Centre on...
2014/11/21 02:09
2014/11/21 02:09
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WORCESTER � A small group of students paced around the Common Thursday afternoon with decorated posters held high, urging passers-by to quit smoking. They asked Worcester to consider a challenge as...
2014/11/20 23:12
2014/11/20 23:12
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On yet another annual Great American Smokeout, instead of listing grim statistics, 13 News looked at people and smoking, from an inside and outside view. Inside, 77 year old ex-smoker Delbert Gibson...
2014/11/20 16:38
2014/11/20 16:38
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Some GP surgeries in Chingford are putting patients at risk through poor treatment, it has emerged. The Care Quality Commission (CQC) found five of the eight registered practices in the E4 postcode...
2014/11/19 23:10
2014/11/19 23:10
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Calcutta, Nov. 19: Countless public figures across the world are susceptible to afflictions that require hospitalisation when investigation agencies draft summonses or similar missives. In Bengal,...
2014/11/19 18:01
2014/11/19 18:01
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Dr. Mona Rajakshmi New to our staff at the Atascosa Health Center in Pleasanton is Rajlakshmi or as we call her, “Dr. Mona”. Dr. Mona comes to us from Delhi, India and completed her medical school at...
2014/11/19 12:25
2014/11/19 12:25
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Royalty boost for Vectura As with most other early-stage healthcare companies, Vectura's (VEC) reported figures don't tell the whole story. For while the half-year pre-tax loss widened significantly...
Investec
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2014/11/19 09:17
2014/11/19 09:17
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It's one of the leading killers in New Zealand - a chronic respiratory disease that many have - but health campaigners say most of us have never heard of it. Asthma NZ has issued a warning about the...
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2014/11/19 03:38
2014/11/19 03:38
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Growing up with a mother who chain-smoked affected the childhood of Lee Radtke, director of public housing operations for the Columbia Housing Authority. Though she didn’t realize it until high...
2014/11/18 19:54
2014/11/18 19:54
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When Diane Fellowes took up smoking as a teenager she never imagined anything bad could come of it. Her parents did it, her siblings did it and so did her friends, without a second thought. "It was...
2014/11/18 19:26
2014/11/18 19:26
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LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Most of us eat too much salt, but what about breathing salt? Can that be good for you? The owners of the metro’s first salt therapy business claim it is. At Kansas City Salt Mine...
2014/11/18 17:17
2014/11/18 17:17
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LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TechNavio has announced the publication of its market research report on the Global Pulmonary Drug Delivery Systems Market, which is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.90 percent...
2014/11/18 12:48
2014/11/18 12:48
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DOCTORS are being blamed for the rise in deadly antibiotic resistant infections after a new survey found more than half of all GPs prescribe the medicines for colds and flu even though they have no...
2014/11/23 17:39
2014/11/23 17:39
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