Tag: lung disease

Muscle Loss As A Side Effect Of 3 Underdiagnosed Health Problems

Muscle Loss As A Side Effect Of 3 Underdiagnosed Health Problems

[ 0 ] 2012-10-05 | |

The loss of muscle is a well-known aspect of aging that we can readily observe in our more senior friends and relatives. Such reductions in muscle mass are part of what makes us more frail in our later years. However, it is not only aging that can lead to a loss of muscle. Most people […]

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Sarcoidosis – Understanding A Disease With So Many Symptoms

Sarcoidosis – Understanding A Disease With So Many Symptoms

[ 0 ] 2012-06-14 | |

In popular culture, some ideas are afforded a significant amount of attention whether or not the idea benefits from that much focus. One example of this is with regard to the disease Sarcoidosis. Although most of us do not know of anyone with the disease, we have likely heard about it on television. In the […]

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Learning To Treate COPD

Learning To Treate COPD

[ 0 ] 2009-04-08 | |

For a quarter of all smokers, COPD or “smoker’s lung” will be a part of their future due to genetic factors. The condition, the fifth largest killer worldwide and growing, is not diagnosed until too late in 25 to 50% of cases.

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