Chronic obstructive bronchitis or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has become a real public health problem in the United States. This disease develops insidiously, especially in smokers. When not support early, it can become very debilitating and affect private and professional life. For the company the cost is exorbitant.
Chronic obstructive bronchitis or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Chronic obstructive bronchitis is an inflammation of the bronchi characterized by increased bronchial secretions.
These obstructive bronchitis are considered chronic once the periods of coughing and sputum last three consecutive months and / or recur over a period of two years. It annually affects 3.5 million French, and thousands die from its complications.
Risk factors for pancreatic cancer: tobacco, alcohol and diet
The pancreatic cancerrisk factors are now well known: alcohol, tobacco and food. Prevention of pancreatic cancer depends largely on our lifestyle!
Pancreatic Cancer: a rare cancer and poor prognosis
Pancreatic cancer is fortunately rare because it represents only 1.8% of cancers in France (16th place), he arrived in 6th place for mortality. The survival rate at 5 years is indeed between 1 and 9%, making it a particularly formidable cancer ...
This cancer is not inevitable, however, because when we look at the risk factors or rather the protective factors that help to avoid it, we realize that we can protect against this cancer.
A large study involving over 100,000 people, has just shown that passive smoking was responsible for cancers of the lung, larynx, pharynx, emphysema and chronic obstructive bronchitis. At work, the risk of premature death is almost doubled.
Apply the Evin law at work
Passive smoking is very hard to bear for those who are victims. A study has shown that besides being inconvenienced, they were no more or less likely to die prematurely, as if they smoked themselves.