Researchers have found a possible molecular explanation for why overweight is harmful. This new knowledge may provide new drugs for heart attack, stroke, cancer and chronic intestinal inflammation.
Traces of iron that are breathed in along with other particulate matter may not be as harmless to lung function as previously thought, according to research involving UWA.
(HealthDay)—Recovery time after surgery may be reduced for patients taking the cholesterol-lowering medications known as statins, according to a new study.
House dust mites may be the primary trigger for allergy-associated respiratory problems in tropical urban environments
City life can be an assault on the senses—quite literally, in the case of allergies. The steady increase in global urbanization is mirrored by a growing prevalence of allergy-associated respiratory problems. ...