All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘lung disease’

Leonard Nimoy Reveals He Has Lung Disease

Leonard Nimoy recently revealed that he has a lung disease and is hoping he will inspire his fans to stop smoking before it’s too late. Nimoy claims that he quit smoking 30 years ago, but that wasn’t soon enough and Nimoy is still suffering from lung problems caused by smoking. Nimoy has been experiencing lung problems for a while now …

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Lung Disease Drug Trials Point Toward Approval

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) this week announced that phase III of trials for its new long-acting muscarinic antagonist/long-acting beta2 agonist (LAMA/LABA) drug are complete. The drug, which is administered via inhaler, is a once-daily medicine for treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), one of the most common forms of lung disease. The trials involved around 6,000 patients with COPD. The medication …

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