Headlines Tagged with Aging/Elderly — 2,501 headlines found
Positive lifestyle changes reduced risk of death 80 percent over 8 years, study says
Jun 3, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 5, 2013 07:31
The latest study has taken this research a step further, finding that smoking specifically leads to sagging of the upper eyelids and chin, bags under the eyes and more wrinkles and lines on the face and lips. The study, by researchers at the department
Jan 21, 2014 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jan 21, 2014 07:53
Security camera footage shows Lewis on the patio, a designated smoking area, when the lighter in his pocket suddenly catches his shirt on fire. Residents try, but fail, to put out the flames. Lewis then frantically pushes himself back inside to get help.
Oct 1, 2013 WTSP-TV Ch. 10
added Oct 2, 2013 03:28
can add years of life even in one's 60s, new research in the New England Journal of Medicine shows. Younger smokers can gain a whole decade by quitting.
Jan 24, 2013 Los Angeles Times
added Jan 24, 2013 12:44
concept of a "microlife," defined as 30 minutes of life expectancy, researchers suggested. * Note that people lose a microlife for every two cigarettes they smoke, for being 11 pounds overweight, for having a second or third alcoholic drink of the day, a
Dec 18, 2012 MedPage Today
added Dec 19, 2012 06:12
British statistician David Spiegelhalter, in a report published Monday in British Medical Journal, attempts to quantify which habits have a greater impact on life expectancy:
Dec 18, 2012 U.S. News & World Report
added Dec 18, 2012 04:29
A NURSING home has changed its practices on allowing residents to smoke, following the death of a 69-year-old blind man who suffered severe burns to 30 per cent of his body when a cigarette fell and ignited his clothes in a smoking room.
Oct 5, 2012 Irish Times (ie)
added Oct 8, 2012 03:13
Ex-smokers live longer than those who haven't kicked the habit, no matter what age group you look at, according to a new report. "This fact calls for effective smoking cessation programs that are likely to have major preventive effects even for smokers a
Jun 11, 2012 Reuters
added Jun 11, 2012 19:01
More than two-thirds (80 per cent) of major Dutch pension funds have investments in the tobacco industry, according to a report by the Dutch Association of Investors for Sustainable Development, which shared responses from 30 of the country’s 50 largest
Mar 9, 2017 Benefits Canada (ca)
added Mar 9, 2017 21:40
What's smoking doing to YOUR body? Alarming graphic shows how cigarettes cause women to go grey and sprout facial hair and men to have sluggish sperm
From spots, to an increased risk of stomach ulcers, the catalogue of side-effects and images make for disturbing viewing - right down to the grey, mottled skin of the smoker.
Oct 17, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 18, 2013 07:36