Articles for Tag: "lungs"

When it comes to lung transplants, does age matter? 
When it comes to lung transplants, does age matter?
New research could save more lives.
Smokers not the only ones at risk for COPD 
Smokers not the only ones at risk for COPD
New research discovers other factors that can lead to this lung disease.
Height and cramped spaces can lead to blood clots 
Height and cramped spaces can lead to blood clots
An NBA star is out for the season with this condition, could you be at risk as well?
Can kids with breathing deficiencies still be active?  Featured
Can kids with breathing deficiencies still be active?
Our expert says yes. Read more.
New lung transplant program comes to Chicago 
New lung transplant program comes to Chicago
For those in need of this vital procedure, care is now close to home.
A breath test for cancer? 
A breath test for cancer?
Researchers are getting closer to diagnosing cancer by studying exhaled breath.
Cystic fibrosis screening critical for newborns 
Cystic fibrosis screening critical for newborns
With early screening, young children with the genetic disorder can achieve better outcomes.