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COPD May Damage Aging Brain

Seniors with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have an increased risk of developing mental decline, especially thinking problems without apparent memory loss, a new study suggests. This diminished brain function -- called "nonamnestic" mild co
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 18, 2014 22:08
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[Canada] Crucial piece of equipment arrives at scene of seniors’ home ravaged by fire

The SQ maintains that no hypothesis on what sparked the blaze has more importance than another, despite allegations of a man smoking a cigarette in his room by employee Bruno Bélanger, who had told him not to at the time. “We still have very many pieces
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jan 26, 2014 06:33
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How Does Smoking Cigarettes Make Your Skin Look Older? Twin Study Shows How Smoking Causes Premature Aging

(Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery/American Society of Plastic Surgeons.) The twin on the left is a non-smoker. The twin on the right smoked for 29 years, as seen by aging around the eyes.
Medical Daily
added Oct 30, 2013 13:04
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Tobacco Body

Tobacco Body (Cancer Society of Finland) (fi)
added Oct 18, 2013 07:31
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[Oregon] LUNDEBERG: Smoking at 90

The obit noted, with what I perceived as family pride, that at age 90, the decedent was still a smoker. ... Was the statement a claim that tobacco aided in her longevity? Or at the very least, didn’t hinder it any? Or that she was just someone with the w
Albany (OR) Democrat-Herald
added Aug 24, 2013 11:38
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Older smokers could be the strongest supporters for U.S. government regulation of tobacco: a focus group study

We sought to learn how an often-overlooked marginalized group, older adults, would respond to industry documents offering evidence of tobacco company target marketing. ... some of the tobacco industry's "best customers"(older, established smokers and ex-s
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Aug 17, 2013 14:55
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Threat Of Wrinkles And Impotence Could Be Enough To Make People Stop Smoking

A new study has found that female smokers are more concerned about wrinkles, and male smokers about their sexual stamina, than they are about developing cancer.
Medical Daily
added Jun 26, 2013 06:54
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[Alaska] ELLISON: Smoked out: New smoking rules for public housing are a slap in face

As a former Alaska landlord and a veteran who has bled and laid his life on the line for these United States to be free, I find the rule change to be a slap in the face, not only to free Americans, but to the most fragile of all Americans, the older gene
Fairbanks (AK) Daily News-Miner
added Jun 16, 2013 12:10
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[Georgia] RJ Reynolds Smokes Part Of Age Discrimination Suit ($$)

won a partial victory against an age discrimination collective action Wednesday, when a federal judge in Georgia found that only employees, not job seekers, could pursue disparate impact claims against the companies.
Law360
added Mar 8, 2013 06:49
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[Canada, Germany] It really IS never too late to quit: Giving up smoking even after your 50s reduces the risk of heart attack and stroke by more than 40%

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 25, 2013 11:27
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