Navigation Links
Asthmatics, it pays to quit smoking

According to a recent research reported in the United Kingdom, asthmatics will witness almost a 15% improvement in their lung function within two months of completely// staying off cigarettes.

Researcher Dr. Neil C. Thomson said, "The improvement in lung function seen after smoking cessation was clinically significant. It demonstrates that there is a reversible component to the harmful effects of smoking on the airways in asthma. The degree of improvement noted for smoking cessation far exceeds that of high-dose anti-inflammatory treatment, such as oral prednisolone, 40 milligrams daily for two weeks, which had no effect on lung function in smokers in our current study and in our previous work"

The findings have been published in the July issue of the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Vaccine to quit smoking?
2. ZYBAN, The smoking cessation drug marked for its adverse reactions
3. A boost to quit smoking
4. Quitting smoking stops lung decline
5. Passive smoking affects respiratory system
6. Stop smoking and reduce weight
7. Teens listen to parents about smoking
8. Teen smoking declines
9. Cancer patients pursue smoking inspite of risks
10. A new herbal therapy to quit smoking
11. Watching television linked to smoking
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:9/23/2018)... ... September 23, 2018 , ... ... working with healthcare, small business and non-profit organizations, announced today their selection ... Incentive Payment (DSRIP) Technical Assistance (TA) Program and the TA Marketplace ...
(Date:9/22/2018)... TAMPA, Fla. (PRWEB) , ... September 21, 2018 , ... ... LifePath Hospice will open its new inpatient hospice unit on Monday, October 1. The ... Hillsborough County. , “We are excited to partner with an organization like TGH ...
(Date:9/15/2018)... ... September 14, 2018 , ... ... healthcare industry, announced its live training initiative, "ShareNote Live" September, 17-18, 2018 at ... they can maximize its existing features and functionality in the midst of Louisiana’s ...
(Date:9/13/2018)... ... 2018 , ... The Kelly Foundation awarded $83,000 to Saint ... women and children experiencing homelessness in the Sacramento region. The donation will go towards ... doors of Saint John’s open after the County of Sacramento decided not to renew ...
(Date:9/12/2018)... FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (PRWEB) , ... September 12, 2018 , ... ... healthcare provider market, hosted its third annual golf tournament supporting the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute ... an incredible cause,” said John Caccavaro, the tournament director. “I’m happy we have such ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/23/2018)... , ... September 23, 2018 ... ... is widespread in California according to a study published in the prestigious ... Fever Borrelia in California: A Pilot Serological Study” was written by microbiologist ...
(Date:9/15/2018)... ... 2018 , ... EnviroLeather™ by LDI, a leader in PVC-free ... the Carto.graph collection is a graphic expression of mapping the San Francisco Bay ... interior designer, Aileen Avila-Banaag to design the Carto.graph Collection. “I was working on ...
(Date:9/15/2018)... ... September 14, 2018 , ... Harris Teeter announced today ... by Hurricane Florence. , Throughout the month of September, the company invites their ... round up their transaction to the nearest dollar to help support the American ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: