Heart & Lung Health
By Qian Chow | September 12, 2023
New UBC research reveals that hospital admissions for COPD have risen, even while smoking rates and admissions for other health issues have declined.
By Qian Chow | August 15, 2023
By understanding the cells involved in small airway loss, the researchers hope to develop more effective treatments and preventative measures for COPD.
By Qian Chow | April 26, 2023
Faculty of Medicine researchers have made a promising breakthrough in blood clot prevention and treatment.
By dcc2012 | March 7, 2023
UBC research suggests the popular weight-loss diet is associated with higher levels of LDL cholesterol.
By dcc2012 | January 30, 2023
Dr. Tara Sedlak is improving equity in cardiac research – and shares tips for maintaining a healthy heart.
By Qian Chow | January 4, 2023
New study shows that breastfeeding can protect infants from the risk of asthma due to antibiotic exposure.
By Qian Chow | November 7, 2022
Early intervention with catheter cryoablation can halt disease progression, reduce risk of serious health impacts.
By Qian Chow | October 19, 2022
First-of-its-kind study reveals an uncommon, but distinct pattern among children who lose consciousness while playing video games.
By dcc2012 | March 24, 2022
The Edwin S.H. Leong Healthy Aging Program is aimed at helping people live longer, healthier lives.
By dcc2012 | February 16, 2022
Universal organs could be life-saving for patients on waitlists.