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Smoking is More Deadly Than it Used to Be

Smoking today is even more deadly than it was half a century ago, according to the most recent report on smoking from the U.S. Surgeon General. Roughly 43 million adults in the U.S. smoke, or 18 perce…

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16 Ways to Breathe Easier

The colder weather can aggravate asthma and other respiratory conditions.† To make matters worse people spend more time indoors in their homes and office, which tend to have poor air quality.† To help…

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7 Natural Lung-Healing Remedies

From the bountiful harvests to the changing colors of trees around us, autumn is a beautiful time of year.† For people suffering from fall allergies, asthma, or other breathing concerns, it is often a…

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COPD and Surgery

As a last resort, surgery may be recommended for people with more severe cases of C.O.P.D. Luckily, there are options. Watch this to find out more on each!…

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Hostility and Anger Speed Decline in Lung Function

Hereís a good reason not to engage in road rage:† In an eight-year American study of 670 men aged 45 to 86, researchers found that longstanding anger and hostility sped up age-related lung decline.† I…

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Double-Lung Transplant Recipient Describes Her First Breath

The Ottawa woman who has become Canada's best-known advocate for organ donation was happy, smiling and in great spirits today as she described her new life less than two months after receiving a doubl…

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30 Ways to Detox Your Home & Body

Imagine waking up without an ache or pain, cruising through your day with energy and ending it by enjoying a refreshing nightís sleep. Then, imagine waking up to do it all over again. Think itís imp…

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Your Body on… Smoking

If you think lighting up on girls' nights out is a harmless vice, think again. By Laura Beil, Women's Health The average cigarette is gone in 10 puffs and five minutes, but that's five minutes…

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Could You Have Adult-Onset Asthma?

As with allergies, if youíre an adult who has never suffered from asthma, you may be assuming that this will never be one of your health concerns.† The fact is asthma can be acquired at any point in o…

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3 Herbs to Boost Your Lungs

Our lungs work overtime for us every day, ensuring that we have sufficient oxygen to power every bodily function.† With increasing levels of pollution in our air and our tendency to breathe shallowl…

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