Tag: pollution

Understanding Nasal Congestion

Understanding Nasal Congestion

[ 0 ] 2012-06-01 |

One of the very annoying aspects of experiencing a head cold is having a stuffy nose. The discomfort of having difficulty breathing and the need to breathe through the mouth contribute significantly to the overall unpleasantness of the experience. However, we all know that having a cold is certainly not the only situation in which […]

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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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Healthy Baby? In Summer, Maybe…

Healthy Baby? In Summer, Maybe…

[ 0 ] 2009-04-05 |

With 3% of births worldwide involving some of form of birth defect, education and awareness for potential mothers is important in ensuring the health of babies. However, with external factors such as pollution now involved, more is required than simple education.

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