COPD IS NOW EQUAL FOR NON-SMOKERS TOO
22 Nov 2018
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease COPD is currently the fifth deadliest disease killing across the globe. This was said to be risky for smokers, but now it is also a disease of the non-smokers mostly from the developed countries. Biomass fuel smokes and cooking flames were recently identified for being a causal factor for non-smokers for heart disease. Azmat Karim, an expert has stated that the detection of the disease in non-smokers are difficult and adding if the parents are also the same then the diagnosis becomes more crucial.