News tagged with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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Who wants to live to 100?

While the ageing of society has become one of the givens in today's world, less is made of the lived experience of the very elderly in society. And although there is some suggestion that the much trumpeted steady expansion ...

Jun 28, 2018
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Respiratory disease death rates have soared

(HealthDay)—The number of Americans who die from chronic respiratory diseases has skyrocketed over the past 35 years, led in large part by deaths from COPD, a new report indicates.

Sep 29, 2017
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