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Alcohol consumption, smoking, obesity may help predict Alzheimer

A new study suggests that alcohol consumption, smoking, obesity and diabetes are associated with smaller regional brain volumes that may be early indicators of Alzheimer's disease and dementia.
ANI (in)
added Jul 30, 2015 07:07
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[Australia] Will diseased livers soon be plastered on beer bottles? Lawyer claims fast food and alcohol will be next to feature graphic cigarette packet-style health warnings

Benjamin Rubinstein, a senior partner at law firm Herbert Smith Freehills, said changes to tobacco labelling often preceded changes to packaging on other products, Fairfax reported. Mr Rubinstein said health warnings on alcohol and junk food could be int
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 28, 2015 11:25
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[UK] Drinking and smoking 'raises dementia risk': Unhealthy habits reduce grey matter in areas of the brain linked to memory

Their results, published today in the journal Radiology, found that risk factors of alcohol use and diabetes were associated with smaller total brain volume, while smoking and obesity were linked with reduced volumes of the posterior cingulate cortex.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 28, 2015 11:03
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[Asia-pacific, Australia, USA] Alcohol, junk food next plain packaging targets, lawyer warns

Herbert Smith Freehills ...is taking on the World Trade Organisation on behalf of British American Tobacco over plain packaging and warning labels on tobacco packaging, has told Fairfax Media that tobacco is often the "canary in the coal mine" for changes
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jul 27, 2015 10:59
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[Asia-pacific, Australia, New Zealand] TPPA’s Effect On Public Health: Tobacco and Alcohol

Other policies...banning the use of terms like ‘mild’, ‘smooth’, ‘fine'; controlling the use of flavours...factories, distibution chains and intellectual property rights would be ‘protected investments’ who could also sue; advertisers, duty free stores, r
It's Our Future (nz)
added Jul 26, 2015 06:29
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[Asia, India] Smoking and erectile dysfunction are linked with each other

current studies have shown that lifestyle choices play a big role in the occurrence of this sexual disorder. For example, smoking and alcoholism account for about 25% of all causes of erectile dysfunction.
merinews (in)
added Jul 25, 2015 20:23
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[Malta] Maltese smokers have three times the risk of heart attack

The Maltese Acute Myocardial Infarction (MAMI) Study, presented by Ritienne Attard, delved into the effects of smoking, alcohol consumption and diabetes in relation to myocardial infection, more commonly known as a heart attack. About 1,000 individuals p
Malta Independent (mt)
added Jul 25, 2015 18:50
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[Malta] Smokers have 3 times the danger of myocardial dead tissue: Study states

Discoveries have been distributed from ‘The Maltese Acute Myocardial Infarction Study’ on the impacts of smoking, liquor utilization and diabetes mellitus on the danger of myocardial localized necrosis in the Maltese. A sum of 14.2% of the Maltese popula
Empire State Tribune (il)
added Jul 25, 2015 18:41
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[Malta] ‘Alcohol may deter smokers’ heart attacks’

Smokers are three times more likely than non-smokers to suffer a heart attack, but alcohol could act as a deterrent, according to new research in Malta....moderate alcohol consumption protects against myocardial infarction. However, this beneficial effect
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 25, 2015 17:45
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American high school seniors' marijuana use is on the rise.

"Our analysis shows that public health campaigns are working -- fewer teens are smoking cigarettes," said Stephanie Lanza, professor of biobehavioral health, and scientific director, The Methodology Center, Penn State. "However, we were surprised to find
Penn State University
added Jul 22, 2015 15:26
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