lung abnormalities

Smoking may increase risk for lung disease

March 10th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 10 (ANI): Scientists have found that approximately one out of every twelve adult smokers have abnormal lung densities present on chest computed tomography (CT) images suggestive of interstitial lung disease ... Read more...

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Genetics key to smokers” lung disease risk

March 12th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): Its the genes that put some smokers at increased risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in later life, according to a study.COPD is characterized by ... Read more...

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Diabetes accelerates reduced lung capacity

March 28th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Mar 28 (ANI): A new study has cited that people with diabetes experience a faster loss of lung capacity as compared to those who do not have the disease, ... Read more...

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