What Causes Popcorn Lung-Bronchiolitis Obliterans? Bronchiolitis obliterans, also known as "Popcorn Lung," occurs when the lungs' air sacs (alveoli) become scarred. Specifically, the bronchioles (the small lung airway) become scarred and do not enable adequate airflow. Popcorn Lung is described as being similar to chronic obstructive … [Read more...] about e-Cig Flavors may be Tied to Irreversible Lung Disease
As health and quality concerns trouble the e-cigarette industry, experts and the public await the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s action to regulate the devices. E-cigarettes, battery-powered devices that heat nicotine liquid into an inhalable vapor, have been touted as a means to wean smokers from traditional cigarettes. … [Read more...] about What Action Will the FDA Take on E-cigarettes?