Healthy behaviours and COPD.

  title={Healthy behaviours and COPD.},
  author={Isabella Annesi-Maesano and Nicolas J-H. Roche},
  journal={European respiratory review : an official journal of the European Respiratory Society},
  volume={23 134},
In this issue of the European Respiratory Review, YOUNG and HOPKINS [1] elegantly discuss how beans (an important part of the Hispanic diet) could reduce systemic inflammation and, thereby, the risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and lung cancer, explaining the risk imbalance between Hispanics, African–Americans and non-Hispanic whites. As appropriately acknowledged by the authors, what they propose is a hypothesis, warranting confirmation in specific observational and… CONTINUE READING
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