There have been two US deaths and more than 200 cases of severe lung illnesses linked to vaping and e-cigarettes.
People who live in cities are at higher risk of emphysema lung disease, according to new research.
'These findings highlight the importance of preventing early life adverse exposures.'
I'd be lying if I said I wasn't scared about the future but I can't sit around feeling sorry for myself. That won't reverse the damage that's already been done to my lungs and it certainly won't help the lungs that are still functioning.
25,000 people in England die each year from COPD.
People who regularly use bleach when cleaning could be increasing their risk of developing a potentially fatal lung disease
This could be a game-changer!
Asthma could be a condition resigned to history, as scientists claim to have worked out how they can ‘switch off’ asthma
Unfortunately, there is no cure for COPD, but treatment and lifestyle changes can help relieve symptoms and slow progression of the disease. It is possible to live well with COPD. Here are my three top tips for treatments and lifestyle changes to coincide with World COPD Day on November 16 2016:
Many people now recognise the need to be concerned by a lump in their breast, or a pain in their chest. But sadly, millions of people are still dismissing the signs of lung disease, giving it time to progress and rob them of their health.