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Perforomist(R) Inhalation Solution Data in Patients With Moderate to Severe COPD to Be Presented at the International Conference of the American Thoracic Society

... in patients with COPD, including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. It is the only FDA-approved ... events following COPD exacerbations were acute bronchitis and upper respiratory tract infections. ... pulmonary disease (COPD) including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Important Safety Information ...

Teens' Lung Health Is Linked to Their Diet

... Eating fruit and fish might lessen asthma, bronchitis symptoms, research suggests FRIDAY, ... lung function and a greater incidence of chronic bronchitis symptoms and asthma. Low intake of omega-3 ... with an increased likelihood of chronic bronchitis symptoms, wheeze and asthma. Teens who smoked ...

Clinical Trial Data for Perforomist(TM) Inhalation Solution to be Presented at ATS on May 20, 2008

... pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. It is the only FDA- approved ... disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Important Safety Information ... most common forms of COPD are chronic bronchitis and emphysema and many patients suffer from a ...

FDA Approves Advair(R) 250/50 for Reduction of Exacerbations in Patients With COPD

... lung disease that includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema. It is characterized by airflow ... Most patients have components of both chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Symptoms of COPD include chronic ... in patients with COPD, including chronic bronchitis and/or emphysema. Advair Diskus 250/50 is also ...

Genetic Factors for Smoking Boost Chronic Bronchitis Risk

... accounted for 40 percent of the risk for chronic bronchitis and that 14 percent of the genetic risk was also ... a genetic effect for the development of chronic bronchitis that does not differ by sex, is the first to our ... that genetic factors that contribute to chronic bronchitis are largely independent of smoking shouldn't be ...

Genetic factors in smoking also increase risk of chronic bronchitis

... or not the individual actually smoked. Chronic bronchitis along with emphysema account for most cases of ... a genetic effect for the development of chronic bronchitis that does not differ by sex is the first to our ... of the disease, she said. Because chronic bronchitis had previously been reported to be more prevalent ...

Study Links Snoring to Chronic Bronchitis

... the association between snoring and chronic bronchitis are largely unknown," said the report, published ... at Korea University Ansan Hospital, in Ansan. bronchitis is inflammation of the air passages within the lungs. Acute bronchitis is often caused by an infection and goes away ...

Perforomist Inhalation Solution data to be presented today at American Thoracic Society conference

... treatment of bronchoconstriction in patients with COPD, including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. It is the only FDA-approved nebulized formoterol fumarate. ... The most frequent adverse events following COPD exacerbations were acute bronchitis and upper respiratory tract infections. "COPD patients in this ...

The Quigley Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and 2008 Annual Results; Continues To Invest In Pharmaceutical R&D Future

... including QR448(a), a veterinary anti-viral compound against Infectious bronchitis Virus (IBV) in poultry, and QR-333, an investigational new formulation for ... effect of QR448(a), a veterinary anti-viral compound against Infectious bronchitis Virus (IBV) in commercial broiler chickens, a consumer meat type bird. ...

Hospital visits for respiratory illnesses spiked during Southern California wildfires

... wildfires shows a dramatic increase in treatment for those with asthma, bronchitis and other respiratory disorders. Data points to the importance of ... 34 percent increase in asthma admissions; 67 percent increase in acute bronchitis admissions; 48 percent increase in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ...

Three-Year COPD Study Found No Increase in Cardiac Events With Advair(R) 500/50

... COPD is a progressive, life-threatening lung disease that includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema. It is characterized by airflow obstruction, a limitation in ... it difficult to breathe. Most patients have components of both chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Symptoms of COPD include chronic cough, chest tightness, ...

Asthma and smoker's lung: dry airways play a key role

... insufficiency. Dry airways lead to allergic inflammation, chronic bronchitis and emphysema The research team from Heidelberg and the US has now ... tenth child in Germany. Subsequently, adult mice gradually develop chronic bronchitis (dominated by neutrophils), and emphysema, i.e. the destruction of the ...

What's Lurking in Your Kitchen?

... and left-over foods, but without proper cleansing they can create odors and house organisms that may cause illness and disease such as pneumonia, bronchitis and intestinal flu(ii). Instead of simply masking odors with fresh lemons, Dellutri recommends using Disposer Care(R) plus Bleach Alternative once a ...

Health and Environmental Groups Announce Intent to Sue Illinois Coal Plant Owners for Violating Clean Air Act

... lungs by supporting research, advocacy, and educational efforts on behalf of individuals and families affected by lung cancer, asthma, COPD (chronic bronchitis and emphysema), and other lung diseases. www.lungchicago.org The Sierra Club is the nation's oldest and largest grassroots ...

New Survey Highlights Emotional, Financial Toll Multi-Generational Tobacco Use Takes on Parents Sandwiched In Between

... with the resulting health effects. Lung cancer, heart disease, stroke, and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD), which includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema, can all afflict aging smokers and can be emotionally and financially debilitating for families forced to cope with them. ...

Soy in the Diet May Protect Lung Function

... COPD. Long-term smoking causes 90 percent of cases of COPD, which is characterized by a progressive decline in lung function and includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema, according to background information provided in a news release from the journal's publisher. Previous research has suggested that ...

PA Professional Fire Fighters Association is First State Association in Nation to Offer Smoking Cessation Program

... commonwealth." Smoking is the number-one cause of premature death and a significant contributor to heart disease, lung disease, chronic bronchitis and emphysema. It contributes to more than a dozen types of cancers, many of which are often fatal, and smoking is the leading cause of fires, ...

Blood tests and better communication skills could cut over-prescribing of antibiotics

... Prescribing antibiotics only when patients will clearly benefit, reduces the pressure that drives antibiotic resistance. "Conditions like acute bronchitis account for some 80% of all lower respiratory tract infections and despite evidence of little or no benefit from antibiotics, the majority of these ...

Cimzia(R) (certolizumab pegol) Now Available for Self-Administration in Adult Patients With Moderate to Severe Crohn's Disease

... back pain (4% CIMZIA, 1% placebo), pyrexia (3% CIMZIA, 2% placebo), pharyngitis (3% CIMZIA, 1% placebo), rash (3% CIMZIA, 1% placebo), acute bronchitis (3% CIMZIA,1% placebo), fatigue (3% CIMZIA, 1% placebo). Hypertensive adverse reactions were observed more frequently in patients receiving CIMZIA ...

Approval of Wisconsin Smoke-Free Legislation Is Historic Win for Health

... carcinogens. The Surgeon General found that secondhand smoke is a proven cause of lung cancer, heart disease, serious respiratory illnesses such as bronchitis and asthma, low birth weight and sudden infant death syndrome. The Surgeon General also found that secondhand smoke is responsible for tens of ...

Perforomist Inhalation Solution data to be presented at American Thoracic Society conference

... administration in the maintenance treatment of bronchoconstriction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. ...

Dey, L.P. Highlights Perforomist(R) Inhalation Solution Data to Be Presented at the International Conference of the American Thoracic Society

... administration in the maintenance treatment of bronchoconstriction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Important Safety Information Perforomist(R) (formoterol fumarate) Inhalation Solution belongs to a class of medications ...

UCB's CIMZIA(R) (certolizumab pegol) Approved by the U.S. FDA for Adult Patients Suffering From Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis

... back pain (4% CIMZIA, 1% placebo), pyrexia (3% CIMZIA, 2% placebo), pharyngitis (3% CIMZIA, 1% placebo), rash (3% CIMZIA, 1% placebo), acute bronchitis (3% CIMZIA,1% placebo), fatigue (3% CIMZIA, 1% placebo). Hypertensive adverse reactions were observed more frequently in patients receiving CIMZIA ...

North Carolina Legislature Takes Historic Stand for Smoke-Free Air

... carcinogens. The Surgeon General found that secondhand smoke is a proven cause of lung cancer, heart disease, serious respiratory illnesses such as bronchitis and asthma, low birth weight and sudden infant death syndrome. The Surgeon General also found that secondhand smoke is responsible for tens of ...

The Quigley Corporation Reports First Quarter 2009 Results

... The Company continued to invest in pharmaceutical research and development including QR448(a), a veterinary anti-viral compound against Infectious bronchitis Virus (IBV) in poultry, and QR-333, an investigational new formulation for treating conditions associated with Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy. ...

Ad Campaign: All Texans Should Have the Right to Breathe Smoke-Free Air

... adults." According to the Surgeon General, secondhand smoke is proven to cause lung cancer, heart disease, serious respiratory illnesses such as bronchitis and asthma, low birth weight and sudden infant death syndrome. It is responsible for tens of thousands of deaths in the United States each year. The ...

Supervised exercise therapy can lead to improvements in COPD symptoms

... more, and they enjoy the feeling that they have mastered something important in their lives." COPD, a group of lung diseases that includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema, is the fourth leading cause of death in the United States. The article in the Journal reports that it is on course to be the third ...

Licorice May Block Absorption of Organ Transplant Drug

... drugs, insulin and oral contraceptives. The herb has been popular in folk medicine for centuries and is used by some combat stomach ulcers, bronchitis and sore throat. Because of its sweetness, glycyrrhizin is sometimes used in candy, teas and other foods. More information The U.S. National ...

South Dakota's New Smoke-Free Law Is Historic Win for Health

... carcinogens. The Surgeon General found that secondhand smoke is a proven cause of lung cancer, heart disease, serious respiratory illnesses such as bronchitis and asthma, low birth weight and sudden infant death syndrome. The Surgeon General also found that secondhand smoke is responsible for tens of ...

Many Young Adults Struggle to Manage Multiple Chronic Conditions

... Have you ever been told by a doctor, nurse or other health professional that you have ____: [diabetes or high blood sugar, arthritis, asthma, chronic bronchitis or emphysema, hypertension or high blood pressure, heart disease, cancer, depression or an anxiety disorder, had a stroke, any other serious or ...

Genes May Decide Which Smokers Get Lung Disease

... the pathogenesis of COPD," wrote the authors of the study, which was published in the journal Respiratory Research . COPD, which includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema, causes a progressive decline in lung function. Almost 90 percent of COPD cases are caused by long-term cigarette smoking, but only 25 ...

Over 4,000 Hustle Up the Hancock to Fight Lung Disease

... lungs by supporting research, advocacy, and educational efforts on behalf of individuals and families affected by lung cancer, asthma, COPD (chronic bronchitis and emphysema), and other lung diseases. For more information, visit www.lungchicago.org . ...

Healthcare Sector Leaders Urge Obama, Congress to Invest in Alternative Energy and Green Jobs in Healthcare

... energy generation are associated with a wide range of environmental and health issues, including chronic health problems such as asthma, bronchitis and other lung conditions. Reducing the consumption of energy in these facilities would result in a savings of more than $10 million in direct ...

Texas Public Health Groups Launch Ad Campaign About Need for Comprehensive, Statewide Smoke-Free Law

... cancer. According to the Surgeon General, secondhand smoke is proven to cause lung cancer, heart disease, serious respiratory illnesses such as bronchitis and asthma, low birth weight and sudden infant death syndrome. It is responsible for tens of thousands of deaths in the United States each year. The ...

January/February 2009 Annals of Family Medicine tip sheet

... and experience of the physician are associated with prescribing asthma medication. Several respiratory diagnoses other than asthma, including bronchitis and cough are also strongly associated with prescribing asthma medication. The authors conclude that diagnostic limitations may result in more ...

Women Smokers Lose 14.5 Years Off Life Span

... conceiving, and pregnant women who smoke are at high risk of delivering preterm or low birth weight infants or having babies with poor lung function, bronchitis or asthma. Women over age 35 who smoke and take birth control pills are at risk for developing deadly blood clots. "Pregnant women should ...

Guatemala's Congress Takes Action to Save Lives By Approving Strong Smoke-free Legislation

... at least 60 known to cause cancer. It is a scientifically proven cause of lung cancer, heart disease, serious respiratory conditions such as bronchitis and asthma, sudden infant death syndrome and low birth weight. Everyone has a right to breathe clean air. The scientific evidence is clear ...

Steroid Inhalers Raise Pneumonia Risk for Lung Disease Patients

... 26 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association . Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease -- which encompasses emphysema and chronic bronchitis -- follows heart disease, cancer and stroke as the leading cause of deaths among Americans, Drummond said. Symptoms include breathlessness, frequent ...

Exhaust From Railroad Diesel Linked to Lung Ailments

... exposure to diesel exhaust fumes may increase the risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), which includes lung conditions such as bronchitis and emphysema. U.S. researchers studied the job and health records of more than 30,000 railway workers and found that those who worked on diesel ...

November 2008 Mayo Clinic Women's HealthSource Highlights 10 Symptoms Not To Ignore, Knee Replacements and Nonprescription Weight-Loss Pills

... is cause for a checkup. A chronic cough could be caused by asthma, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), a respiratory tract infection, chronic bronchitis or even lung cancer. 9. Sad or depressed mood Feeling sad for weeks or months is a symptom of depression, a medical illness that's treatable. ...
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