Lung, Asthma and Sleep Associates, York - Carlisle PA

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OUR OFFICE HOURS:

Office hours are from 8:00am to 6:00pm Monday through Friday. Weekend hours are by appointment.
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OUR LOCATIONS:

Our main office is located at:
419 Village Drive, Suite 5
Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone: 717-701-8819
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Articles

Below are a list of articles written by our providers. Click on the "Read More" link to read the full article.

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Cigarette Smoking and Chantix

By Charles Gbadouwey

Cigarette smoking is the number one cause of cancer deaths in the US today. Globally, there are 1.3 billion tobacco smokers. 45 million adults (20.9% of adults) in the US currently smoke cigarettes. In addition to lung cancer, cigarette smoking is associated with cancers of the oral cavity/pharynx, ischemic heart disease, pneumonia, poor asthma control, reduced fertility, peptic ulcer disease and low bone density.... Read More

Alpha - One - Antitrypsin Deficiency: What a Frontline Clinician Needs to Know

Alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency (AAT) is an underrecognized genetic condition affecting approximately 1 in 2000 to 1 in 5000 individuals and predisposes to liver disease and early onset emphysema. The prevalence of Alpha-1- antitrypsin in the African American population is unknown. Alpha- one-antitrypsin is produced in the liver and functions to protect the lung from proteolytic damage from neutrophil elastase. The Z allele is most commonly responsible for severe deficiency and disease.

Click on the link below to view the video of the lecture by Dr. Charles U. Gbadouwey.

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