New molecular target for potential drugs to treat acute respiratory distress syndrome
• Respiratory Problems • Feb 23 06
Elastin fragments drive emphysema
• Respiratory Problems • Feb 17 06
Reduction in Respiratory Illnesses in Babies Breastfed Six Months vs. Four
• Respiratory Problems • Feb 07 06
Vitamin D keeps lungs healthy
• Respiratory Problems • Dec 19 05
A team of scientists from New Zealand have found that Vitamin D could play a role in keeping the lungs healthy.
Healthy fats found in fish and vegetable oils may help ease the inflammation that marks chronic lung disease, preliminary research suggests.
Diets rich in meat increase the likelihood of developing chronic respiratory symptoms
• Respiratory Problems • Nov 22 05
“Wonder Drugs” May Work Wonders for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
• Respiratory Problems • Oct 02 05
The “wonder drugs” Gleevec (imatinib) and Viagra (sildenafil) make strange bedfellows, but they both appear to improve pulmonary function in patients with…
Tiotropium cuts COPD flare-ups
• Respiratory Problems • Sep 05 05
Garlic may ward off…a lung condition
• Respiratory Problems • Apr 23 05
An ingredient in garlic appears to prevent a potentially deadly type of high blood pressure affecting the lungs, at least in rats,…
People with cystic fibrosis are prone to lung infections with Pseudomonas aeruginosa, making a vaccine against the germ an attractive prospect. There…
New study findings suggest that yogurt may be another weapon in the battle against bad breath.
An intravenous infusion of a solution of sodium bicarbonate - better known as Baking soda - reduces respiratory distress and excessive acidity of…