emphysema

lung disease

What is emphyseam

Emphysema is a lung disease that usually causes breathing to get worse over time and it is not contagious.

How many people have Emphysema

More than 3 million people in the United States have emphysema.The number of people with emphysema has increased.

How does emphysema affect peoples lives

Emphysema limits things people can do.

what are the causes of emphysema

Smoking is the main cause of emphysema but their are other causes of such as dust,chemicals,and second hand smoking.

the effects of tobacco on emphysema

If you use tobacco while you have emphysema it will only make it worse.

Famous people with emphysema

Johnny Carson died of emphysema

Is their a cure

curing emphysema is possible.

Is emphysema more common in diffrent parts of the world

Almost 90% of deaths caused by emphysema are in low and middle income contries.