Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

Lung damage


A pilot study suspects lung damage due to long-Covid; here's what experts have to say

February 13, 2022 4:07 pm

Patients are coming with cough and bronchitis symptoms for up to a month to 6 weeks after the infection," said Dr Jayalaxmi TK, consultant pulmonologist at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai

Post-Covid treatment: Chest physiotherapy comes to the rescue of patients with lung damage

June 06, 2021 10:19 pm

Chest physiotherapy is emerging as one of the most popular post-Covid treatment measures, both at hospitals as well as private care, during the second wave of the pandemic where the variant is found to be majorly causing lung damage.

New model may help regenerate severely damaged lungs

May 09, 2019 10:51 am

Currently, up to 80 per cent of donor lungs are rejected for serious but potentially reversible injuries, according to the study published in Nature Communications.

Flavoured e-cigarettes can damage lungs, says Harvard study

December 09, 2015 2:17 pm

Flavouring chemicals used in fruit, alcohol and candy-flavoured e-cigarettes may be as controversial as nicotine.

Smokers lung damage 'lingers even after quitting fags'

July 28, 2011 11:29 am

University of Sydney have found that smoking alters airway tissue in people with pulmonary disease.