Latest lung disease News

Majority Senate report makes right call on vaping
Updated WHO Information Note: Ensuring continuity of TB services during COVID-19 pandemic
Institute for Glycomics awarded $2.66 million in NHMRC funding
Link between COPD, emphysema and lung cancer could lead to new treatments
ACU and Metro North partner for Pulmonary Rehab pilot program
Asbestos warning for Victorians removing old heaters
Gut microbiome link to deadly lung disease
Early-life events linked to lung health in young adulthood
Asbestos must be removed by a licensed removalist, says WorkSafe
World first real-time silica detector helps clear air
Stem cell therapy discovery brings lung disease treatment closer
New tool to predict outcomes in cirrhosis of liver
More than 90 people a month are being diagnosed with lung cancer in WA
Rain is here. Don’t get Melioidosis
Workplace exposure standards for silica and coal dust halved
Free face masks for vulnerable community members
Professor Stephen Holgate receives Knighthood in Queen’s Birthday Honours List
COVID-19 outcomes in patients with rare inborn immune disord
Proactive inspection program continues to look at silica
Free face masks to protect our region from COVID-19
AWU backs new laws to combat dust diseases and silicosis
Lynham leaves a legacy of important mine safety reforms
$16.9 million investment for Australian health and medical research
Better protections kick in for resources workers
Immune Protein IL-17A Responsible for Lethal Side Effects of Gastric Cancer
4 ideas for Pacific’s most pressing humanitarian issues
Securing Future Of Regenerative Medicine In Victoria
Occupational lung diseases in Australia
Face Masks available for vulnerable community members
Funding boost to develop lung treatment for premature babies
Same-Day Doorknock For Cases Who Don’t Answer Calls
‘Liquid fat’ to help incurable childhood disease
World-first technology breathes new life into cystic fibrosis detection and treatment
Australian universities join forces to tackle inflammatory lung disease
Safety net tightens for resources workers
Scientists secure more than $26m for health research
NSW ahead of curve in silicosis prevention
Mine, quarry workers gain free lung health checks
NTU Singapore scientists and KKH clinicians develop urine test that identifies pregnancy outcome after threatened
Our kids must be protected from tobacco industry
COVID-19 and diver safety
World No Tobacco Day exposes tactics to create new generation of smokers
‘There is light at end of tunnel, not at end of a cigarette’ Message from NACCHO on World No Tobacco…
Silica Health Assessments Pass Halfway Target
World No Tobacco Day 2020
Overweight COPD patients may be at greater risk from COVID-19
UNSW and Finity study maps areas most at risk of COVID-19 in Australia
Parliamentary Select Committee recommendations on e-cigarettes not evidence-based and irrelevant