Tag Archives: emphysema

New Study Finds Younger Women More Severely Affected by COPD

COPD is the third-leading cause of death in the U.S. Smoking causes nearly 80% of COPD cases. Continue reading

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2017 November Health Observances

Everyone has their reasons why they started to smoke, but quitting will reduce… Continue reading

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COPD Awareness and What You Need to Know

Smoking is the leading cause of COPD, but those exposed to secondhand smoke at home or work may also be affected. Continue reading

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World Heart Day 2014

…”the places in which we live, work and play should not increase our risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD).” Continue reading

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Another Marlboro Man Rides Into the Sunset

… the Marlboro Man was the brainchild of an advertising campaign to make the new filtered cigarettes appear more masculine. Continue reading

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World COPD Day

What you have may not just be a “smoker’s cough.” Continue reading

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