lungs

Study: Face Masks Don't Hinder Lungs During Exercise

(CNN) - If you find it hard to breathe through a face mask during exercise; there's no reason to take it off. That's a conclusion from U.S. and Canadian researchers, who published their study on Monday. They say breathing…

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

  November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. We talk to a doctor at Piedmont Columbus Regional Hospital to discuss who is most at risk for lung cancer and why lung cancer screening…

Study: Air Pollution Making Us Dumber

(CNN) - Air pollution may do more than affect your lungs; it may also negatively impact your brain. A study in the proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences says breathing polluted air results in a "steep reduction in…