Updated : 4 days, 18 hours ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 21 (ANI): In a recent study, scientists have provided insights into the important role the hormone adrenomedullin plays in development, recovery, and prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia BPD and pulmonary hypertension PH in premature infants.
Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 18 (ANI): In a first time finding, researchers discover that the lungs and placentas of foetuses in the womb as young as 11 weeks after conception already show a bacterial microbiome signature, which suggests that bacteria may colonise the lungs well before birth.
Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec 31 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people who sleep for more than 11 hours or less than four hours regularly are more likely to develop incurable diseases like pulmonary fibrosis as compared to those who sleep for four hours in a day.
Updated : 3 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 27 (ANI): Parliamentary Standing Committee on Urban Development has called for a meeting to discuss the effects of air pollution on lungs in specific and overall health of citizens of Delhi, on December 5.
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 14 (ANI): As Delhi is battling with very poor air quality and hovering around the emergency zone, a marathon named 'Run for Children' was organised in the national capital that could be risky for the lungs and heart of the runners.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 18 (ANI): A recent study found that fat accumulates in the airway walls within the lungs causing wheezing and asthma in overweight or obese people.
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
Washington, DC [USA], Sept 20 (ANI): With over 500 people diagnosed with vaping-related sickness and seven persons dead due to severe and unexplained lung illness connected to e-cigarette use in the US, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has activated its emergency operatio
Updated : 6 months ago IST
California [USA], Aug 26 (ANI): Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio's new environmental fund with Laurene Powell Jobs and Brian Sheth has pledged USD 5 million towards the preservation of the Amazon rainforest as wildfires continue to ravage "the planet's lungs".
Washington D.C [USA], Aug 24 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a way to stop harmful inflammation in the lungs due to sepsis and injury.
Updated : 7 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], July 9 (ANI): Air pollution has come up as a major concern in the modern world considering its long-lasting and serious effects on human lungs.
Updated : 7 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], July 1 (ANI): A recent study on Fontan procedure, a method used for redirecting blood flow from the lower body to the lungs, discovered that the procedure allowed more people born with only one ventricle of the heart to survive into adulthood, but requires lifelong med
Updated : 11 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 30 (ANI): An association between shorter stature and higher risk of heart disease is mainly attributed to our lungs, a recent study suggests.