pulmonary diseases

Regular jogging may increase longevity

May 4th, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, May 4 (IANS) Regular jogging can add up more than six years to male life expectancy and 5.6 years to women's longevity, reveals the latest data from the Copenhagen ... Read more...

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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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Prevent gum disease to keep lungs healthy

January 19th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): A new research suggests that maintaining periodontal health may contribute to a healthy respiratory system.The new study says that periodontal disease may increase the risk for respiratory infections, ... Read more...

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Daily breathing exercise ensures more oxygen for muscles

June 7th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 7 (IANS) Daily breathing exercises for six weeks freed more oxygen for other muscles by cutting down on the amount required by breathing or inspiratory muscles during exercise. Louise Turner, researcher ... Read more...

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Krishna condoles passing away of former Nepal PM Koirala

March 20th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, March 20 (ANI): Union External Affairs Minister S. M. Krishna has condoled the passing away of former Nepal Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala, who died today at his daughter ... Read more...

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Mycobacterium Avium Found In Shower-Heads: Study

September 16th, 2009 - 11:56 am ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Taking a shower after a hefty days work might not be that good for you as recent studies have revealed that many shower heads aren't clean enough and can cover ... Read more...

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How to make a lung

August 18th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): Scientists from University of Pennsylvania have shed light on how lungs are developed in the body.They have identified a tissue-repair-and-regeneration pathway in the human body, including wound healing ... Read more...

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