Commonly an asthmatic attack begins with slight itching of the throat followed by coughing. For some people it may begin as a chest tightness which can progress on to severe difficulty in breathing, wheezing and light- headedness.
A cough is the normal first response of the body to an obstruction in the windpipe caused by microbes or other harmful objects trapped there.
Breathing lung procedure can help in mitigating the ill-effects of cold ischemia time and improves lung function thereby increasing organ utilisation.
According to the study, 60 per cent of people from South Asian backgrounds and 15 per cent of people of European ancestry carry the high-risk version of the gene.
The study showed that antibody treatment prevented aged, diabetic rhesus macaque monkeys from the adverse inflammatory consequences of SARS-CoV-2 infection.
The underlines that people who vape are using a product whose risks are yet to be fully determined and could be exposing themselves to chemicals with adverse health effects.
The study showed that higher levels of discrimination experienced by bisexual people could lead to more stress and lead to inflammation or stress hormones which would worsen asthma.
The first adult human 'lung-in-a-dish' models, described in the journal eLife, are also known as lung organoids and represent all cell types.
The findings, suggest that asthma patients -- especially those who require clinical care - should continue taking their asthma medications during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Medical science and the healthcare fraternity have done a lot of progress to reduce the burden of lung cancer and to save as many lives as possible.