Blog by Norma

Accelerated lung function decline and menopause
Although the role that sex hormones play in respiratory health is well known, the relationship between hormonal changes due to menopause and female lung function is a topic that deserves more attention.
24.01.22 02:58 PM - Comment(s)
The efforts to combat COPD are never-ending

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a syndrome  that affects the lungs, making it hard to breathe; it includes two main findings—emphysema and chronic bronchitis. This problem is so severe and common that affects millions of Americans; in fact, it is the 4th leading cause of death a...

07.11.21 07:21 PM - Comment(s)
The link between poor lung function and Sudden Cardiac Death

Scientists have found that there is a close relationship between poor lung function and coronary events, although it is unclear whether lung status is a predictor of Sudden Cardiac Death.

For this reason, Suneela Zaigham PhD (Lund University, Lund, Sweden) and her collaborators conducted a study, for...

07.10.21 10:05 PM - Comment(s)
Spirometry is vital for diagnoses and monitoring of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Spirometry is vital for diagnoses and monitoring of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
26.09.21 07:29 PM - Comment(s)
Tips for buying a spirometer This is what you should know before buying a spirometer 
The havocs of coronavirus have made reliable and accurate spirometry more necessary than ever to carefully follow-up recovered COVID-19 patients.
02.09.21 05:19 PM - Comment(s)