Headlines Tagged with Aging/Elderly — 1,915 headlines found
Mortality attributable to tobacco among men in Sweden and other European countries: an analysis of data in a WHO report
findings support the assumption that the widespread use of snus instead of cigarettes among Swedish men may be a major part of the explanation behind their position with Europe's lowest mortality attributable to tobacco.
Sep 1, 2014 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Sep 2, 2014 09:58
Early Life Exposure to Cigarette Smoke and Depressive Symptoms Among Women in Midlife [FREE FULL TEXT]
These findings support a role for early life cigarette exposures in shaping smoking and depression risks in later life, and they provide some support for the direction of smoke exposure influence on depression.
Sep 1, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 1, 2014 23:33
A Whitinsville couple appeared in Worcester Housing Court Thursday to fight an eviction from the Linwood Mill senior affordable housing complex, claiming the property managers changed the rules to prohibit smoking after the longtime smokers moved in more
Aug 29, 2014 Worcester (MA) Telegram & Gazette
added Aug 29, 2014 14:03
ASA says ads suggested an embrace between a young black man and an elderly white woman would be socially unacceptable...Nicofresh an e-cigarette company, ran the campaign featuring the couple embracing on a couch with the strapline “No tobacco. No taboo”
Aug 6, 2014 The Guardian (uk)
added Aug 6, 2014 07:30
We told Nicofresh Ltd to ensure their marketing communications did not contain anything that was likely to cause serious or widespread offence in future, and to take particular care to avoid causing offence on the grounds of race or age.
Aug 6, 2014 Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Aug 6, 2014 07:28
The veteran model has declared that she looks “pretty good” on a diet of cigarettes, alcohol and holiday sun. “I am 58. That is pretty old, for God’s sake. I look pretty good for my age, and I am enjoying that... “But I smoke, I drink, I like wine, I lov
Aug 6, 2014 Daily Life (Pyrmont NSW) (au)
added Aug 6, 2014 00:47
Current smoking and a greater number of pack-years smoked increase the risk of the progression of AMD. This has important health care implications because smoking is a modifiable behavior.
Jul 31, 2014 Ophthalmology
added Jul 31, 2014 17:26
(Reuters Health) - People who smoke, or have smoked a large number of cigarettes over time, are more likely to develop age-related macular degeneration or to have it worsen sooner, according to a long-term study.
Jul 31, 2014 Reuters
added Jul 31, 2014 17:25
A new report from InsuranceQuotes.com highlights how much the cost of a life insurance policy changes depending on age, sex, and lifestyle, and that the change is pretty significant. Smokers see the most drastic price increase. On average, they pay 235%
Jul 24, 2014 Business Insider
added Jul 29, 2014 02:04
Men Pay 38% More for Life Insurance Than Women, Smokers Pay 235% More Than Non-Smokers Age is Another Key Factor; Rates Rise Sharply After Age 35
according to a new insuranceQuotes.com report. The gap grows with age: for example, 25-year-old men pay 25% more than 25-year-old women for the same policy. At age 45, men pay 32% more than women, and at age 65, the gap grows to 40%.
Jul 24, 2014 PR Newswire
added Jul 29, 2014 00:40