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PAH Associated With Lower Pulmonary Gradient Methemoglobin

February 01, 2019 Share this content: Oxyhemoglobin tracked with PAH disease severity and survival. Patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) had lower pulmonary gradient of methemoglobin compared with control patients and oxyhemoglobin tracked with disease severity and survival, according to study results published in Respiratory Research. Blood samples were obtained during right heart catheterization from… Read More »

Sen. Sanders, Rep. Cummings introduce bill to lower U.S. drug prices

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and Representative Elijah Cummings introduced legislation on Thursday aimed at lowering the cost of prescription drugs for American consumers, critiquing President Donald Trump administration’s efforts to curb medicine prices. FILE PHOTO: A pharmacy employee looks for medication as she works to fill a prescription while working at a… Read More »

Vapers inhale MUCH lower levels of toxins than smokers, study finds 

Vapers inhale MUCH lower levels of toxins than smokers, study finds Compared to nonsmokers, vapers had more biomarkers of toxic chemicals in their urine  But they had lower levels than smokers of traditional cigarettes The number of people who were both vaping and smoking ‘was really surprising’  By Reuters Published: 23:19 GMT, 14 December 2018… Read More »