lung disease

  1. Kingpinguin

    Covid-19 Causing Irreversible Lung Fibrosis

    Coronavirus ‘like a combination of SARS and AIDS’ Autopsies of the people dead in wuhan shows ”irreversible” lung damage even if the patient recovers. Pulmonary fibrosis is permanent scarring of the lung tissue that can leave the patient chronically out of breath. The paper described an...
  2. haidut

    Breaking News: Viagra Given To Pregnant Women Is Lethal For The Babies

    As horrifying as it sounds, prescribing NO-boosting drugs to pregnant women is apparently perfectly acceptable in the search of more profit. The doctors probably got misled by the common practice in NICU of giving babies with pulmonary hypertension (or other breathing problems) an inhalation...
  3. haidut

    SSRI Drugs May Cause Serious Lung Disease And Fibrosis

    The study tries to downplay the risk by claiming that it is only relevant to "old, frail people". However, the specific lung issue linked to SSRI - bronchiectasis - is almost never found as an independent disease but rather almost always as a symptoms of cystic fibrosis. Given serotonin's...
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