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Quitting smoking may ease hot flashes

Women who hadn't smoked for at least five years were 45 percent less likely to have severe or frequent hot flashes than current smokers, researchers found. But they were still more likely to have symptoms than women who had never smoked.
Reuters
added Jul 25, 2015 17:35
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Does quitting smoking decrease the risk of midlife hot flashes? A longitudinal analysis

These findings suggest that that early smoking cessation programs may improve women's well-being during the menopausal transition.
Maturitas (European Menopause and Andropause Society)
added Jul 25, 2015 17:34
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[UK] VIDEO: Stunning video showcases the magic of special effects as an old woman is stripped of her wrinkles and eye bags and made to look decades younger in SECONDS

In side by side frames, the video shows an older and younger version of actress Michele Valley smoking a cigarette - and it's nearly impossible to tell which is the original footage.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 24, 2015 20:23
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Many Cancer Survivors Who Smoke See Little Benefit to Quitting

Cancer survivors who continue to smoke view the habit as less risky than survivors who quit, and they're more likely to spend time with smokers, a new study shows. Researchers from the American Cancer Society also found that these post-cancer smokers are
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 23, 2015 17:25
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Smoking and survival after breast cancer diagnosis in Japanese women: A prospective cohort study [FREE FULL TEXT]

To improve the prognosis of breast cancer, breast cancer patients should be informed about the importance of smoking cessation in the clinical setting. Moreover, considering the higher risk of death for premenopausal patients with a long duration of smok
Cancer Science
added Jul 22, 2015 11:46
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[Japan] More evidence smoking raises risk of death from breast cancer

Long-time smokers may face an increased risk of death if they develop breast cancer, according to a Japanese study that adds to a growing body of evidence highlighting the lethal effects of cigarettes. Among more than 800 women with breast cancer, those
Reuters
added Jul 22, 2015 11:44
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Wildfire Smoke May Spark Heart Troubles

"The results from our study suggest that PM2.5 exposure from wildfire smoke may be an important determinant of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest and IHD (ED visits and hospital admissions) and that susceptible persons such as older adults may be at higher ris
MedPage Today
added Jul 17, 2015 15:40
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[UK] How passive smoking raises the risk of a stroke by nearly a third even after adjusting for factors such as heart disease

Scientists identified a clear trend between second-hand smoke and strokes following a study involving 22,000 people over the age of 45. They found that even after adjustment for other stroke factors such as hypertension and heart disease, the 30 per cent
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 13, 2015 09:51
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[UK] How skipping university is as deadly as SMOKING: School leavers aged 18 have 'same risk of early death as smokers'

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 9, 2015 15:25
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[UK] Unhealthy lifestyles ‘cut lifespan by 23 years’... but you'd have to suffer diabetes, a stroke AND a heart attack before you're 40

It is estimated that the majority of these diseases are preventable by maintaining a healthy weight, taking regular exercise, eating healthily and not drinking or smoking too much.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 8, 2015 16:03
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