More stories about "Lung Disease"

Eating Garlic Raw May Lower Risk of Lung Cancer

According to a recent study, antioxidants in garlic may lessen your chances of developing the Big C.

Continuous Exposure to Air Pollution May Increase Heart Failure and Lung Cancer Risk

Both your heart and your lungs may be affected by the dirty air that you breathe in.  

Smokers Have Higher Mortality Rate than Nonsmokers

According to research, smoking-related deaths continue to decrease despite advances in cardiovascular medicine.

Death Risk Has Increased in Women Smokers in the Past Decades

A recent study reports that women who smoke in the 2000s are more likely to die of lung-related diseases than those who had the habit in the 1960s.

Smoking Risks Are Higher Than Previously Thought, According to Study

Smoking can steal ten years of your life, but it isn't too late to turn things around.

Air Pollution May Have Lasting Effects on Children

Infants exposed to air pollution may grow up with weaker lungs, a new study says.

An Ounce of Prevention: Vaccines You Should Consider Getting as an Adult

Immunization is important for adults because it can prevent the onset of many infectious diseases.