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[Australia] Second thoughts already? First photos of The Bachelor 2018 contestants emerge as the women look depressed and smoke cigarettes 'after the dating show begins filming behind schedule'

The mystery women - who are reportedly vying for the heart of rugby star Nick 'The Honey Badger' Cummins - appear bored and stressed in the photos and smoke cigarettes while on the hotel balcony.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 14, 2018 19:54

[Japan] Smoking could make you DEAF: The habit increases the risk of hearing loss by 60%, study finds

The Japanese results have been derived from data of more than 50,000 people The evidence adds to the growing list of known dangers of smoking cigarettes Scientists found the risk of hearing loss declines when smokers give up the habit
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 14, 2018 19:28

Aboriginal Australians are more likely to die from cancer than the rest of the population - with lung and liver disease the main killers

'We continue to see Aboriginal Australians disproportionately affected by smoking-related cancers, so lung and head and neck cancer, ' Prof Aranda said. 'This contributes to the reason why more indigenous people die of cancer, because they are getting t
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Mar 14, 2018 17:34

Family that found 7 baseball cards worth millions finds 8th

"He just held on to these cards that were most likely given to him after buying a particular tobacco product." ... There are now 24 known copies of the card featuring the famed Detroit Tigers slugger that on the back reads, "Ty Cobb - King of the Smoking
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 14, 2018 17:28

The Foundation For a Smoke-Free World Supports STOP

Yach, released a statement in support of the newly launched STOP initiative, pointing out that the foundation applauds the effort to monitor the activities of PMI and other Big Tobacco companies, and joins STOP in condemning any efforts by Big Tobacco to
Vaping Post (ch)
added Mar 14, 2018 17:23

Bloomberg's Latest Move to Fight Big Tobacco Around the World

Bloomberg Philanthropies has now stepped up that fight with the launch of Stopping Tobacco Organizations and Products (STOP), a new global watchdog that will monitor tobacco industry tactics and practices it deems harmful to public health.
Inside Philanthropy
added Mar 14, 2018 17:23

Africa’s Deepening Battle with Big Tobacco

PMI is not the only company taking this approach, and many of the industry’s most nefarious tactics are aimed squarely at Africa. Facing dwindling fortunes in Europe and America due to strong regulations, the tobacco industry has made Africa the new fron
Fair Observer
added Mar 14, 2018 17:22

Hookah Smoking Carries a Poisoning Risk

About 100 cases of carbon monoxide poisoning caused by hookahs have been reported in the United States and other countries, according to Dr. Diane Calello. She's medical director of the Poison Control Center at the Rutgers New Jersey Medical School's dep
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 14, 2018 17:16

TINDLE/GREEVY: Smoking Cessation Pharmacotherapy, Even Without Counseling, Remains a Cornerstone of Treatment

While this study could bring useful attention to the benefits of counseling, it would be harmful if it discouraged cessation medication use...
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Mar 14, 2018 17:08

Smoking, Sex, and Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer: Steroid Hormone Receptors in Tumor Tissue (S0424)

Lower expression of nuclear ER-β in women supports the estrogen hypothesis in lung cancer etiology. Increasing cytoplasmic ER-α and ER-β and decreasing PR protein expression may be mechanisms whereby smoking disrupts hormone pathways.
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Mar 14, 2018 17:07
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