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PICCIOTTO/MUNAFO: Science is a Marathon not a Sprint: Creating a Positive for Culture for Early Career Researchers

if you have suggestions for how we can do better, our email addresses are always open. We are grateful to the efforts of all our members to the continuing success of the Society and the journal, and we look forward to the bright future that is promised by
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 5, 2018 22:47
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114-year-old says it may be time to quit smoking

Fredie Blom of South Africa thinks that maybe it’s time to just say no to tobacco. In an interview with the BBC, Blom... "Every day I still smoke two to three 'pills'," he said, referring to local slang for tobacco rolled in cigarette-sized pieces of new
WTSP-TV Ch. 10
added Jun 1, 2018 23:59
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American Thoracic Society 2018 International Conference C16.

CIGARETTE, E-CIGARETTE, AND MARIJUANA SMOKING: HUMAN AND MOUSE STUDIES / A4449 Life Course Cigarette Smoking and Lung Health from Young Adulthood to Middle Age: Findings from the CARDIA Lung Study
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
added May 23, 2018 15:16
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Lung Cancer Screening and Smoking Cessation: Never Too Early or Too Late [FREE FULL TEXT]

In this issue, Tindle et al. (9) present findings relating lifetime smoking history to the risk of lung cancer, with an emphasis on exploring the relative risk reduction for incident lung cancer in former vs current smokers. The authors evaluated a total
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added May 19, 2018 18:57
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Lifetime Smoking History and Risk of Lung Cancer: Results From the Framingham Heart Study

Among heavy former smokers, lung cancer risk drops within five YSQ relative to continuing smokers, yet it remains more than threefold higher than never smokers after 25 YSQ. Four of ten lung cancers occurred in former smokers with more 15 YSQ, beyond the
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added May 19, 2018 18:55
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ARCHIVE: USPSTF: Screen High-Risk Smokers for Lung Cancer

Annual low-dose CT lung cancer screening got the thumbs-up from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) for adults ages 55 through 79 who have a 30 pack-year history of smoking or who have quit in the past 15 years. That strategy garnered a gra
MedPage Today
added May 18, 2018 14:52
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[Texas] He just turned 112, with the help of 'cigars and God.' Meet the nation's oldest man

He fought in World War II, still enjoys a cigar and once told Steve Harvey the secret to a long life is to "Just keep living. Don't die."
Bellingham (WA) Herald
added May 11, 2018 20:28
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AUDIO: Smoking and Death; Vessels for CABG: It's PodMed Double T!

Rick: I looked at that, in particular. All of them are additive, but it appears the one that makes the most difference happens to be smoking...makes the biggest difference.... as few as one to four cigarettes per day decreases the life expectancy in men
MedPage Today
added May 8, 2018 16:32
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[Virginia] Cigarettes Started 2 Fires in Fairfax County That Displaced 100 Seniors, Burned Bank: Officials

Two major fires in Fairfax County, Virginia, on Wednesday were sparked by people who improperly discarded their cigarettes, officials say. The fire that sent seniors scrambling from their apartments in a senior living community in Centreville was spark
NBCWashington.com
added May 3, 2018 19:22
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Smoking linked to irregular heart rate

Smoking and alcohol consumption increase lifetime risk of a rapid and irregular heart rate, called atrial fibrillation, which can lead to a stroke, dementia, heart failure and other complications, a new study says. The results, published in the journal
The Health Site (in)
added May 3, 2018 02:49
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