HealthDay News: Smoking
COPD May Be Over-Diagnosed Among Uninsured
Roughly four in 10
uninsured patients who have been diagnosed with chronic obstructive
pulmonary disease (COPD) actually do not have the lung disease, a
small new study suggests.
Americans Still Making Unhealthy Choices: CDC
The overall health of
Americans isn't improving much, with about six in 10 people either
overweight or obese and large numbers engaging in unhealthy
behaviors like smoking, heavy drinking or not exercising, a new
government report shows.