News tagged with chronic pulmonary disease

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
popularity11 comments 0

Breathing dirty air may harm kidneys, study finds

Outdoor air pollution has long been linked to major health conditions such as heart disease, stroke, cancer, asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. A new study now adds kidney disease to the list, according to ...

Sep 21, 2017
popularity219 comments 1

Subscribe to rss feed