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[Texas] Second-Hand Smoke and Your Pet

"There are studies that show that dogs exposed to large amounts of second-hand smoke have significant changes to their lung tissue over time," said Heather Wilson-Robles, assistant professor at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sc
Florence (AL) Courier Journal
added Jul 16, 2013 18:05
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[Texas] Second-Hand Smoke and Your Pet

"There are studies that show that dogs exposed to large amounts of second-hand smoke have significant changes to their lung tissue over time," said Heather Wilson-Robles, assistant professor at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sc
Florence (AL) Courier Journal
added Jul 16, 2013 18:05
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[UK] Groundbreaking research into conditions

There are a range of conditions that are likely to overwhelm the NHS in the coming years. Amy McMullen looks at the groundbreaking research that is being developed to try to hold back the tide
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jul 9, 2013 11:19
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Yale study reveals smoking is undertreated compared to other chronic conditions

smoking is drastically undertreated compared to chronic conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, or asthma. A recent Yale study reveals physicians are failing to treat tobacco use, despite the fact that it is the leading preventable cause of death in t
Yale News
added Jun 25, 2013 07:48
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Undertreatment of Tobacco Use Relative to Other Chronic Conditions

Alternate models of engagement may be needed to enhance use of effective treatments for tobacco use.
American Journal of Public Health
added Jun 25, 2013 07:46
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[UK] England’s smoking ban linked to annual 5% drop in emergency admissions for asthma - THORAX

Emergency admissions for asthma among adults fell by just under 5% in each of the first three years after the ban on smoking in public places was introduced in England, reveals the largest study of its kind, published online in Thorax. This adds up to
BMJ Group Media Centre
added May 5, 2013 22:03
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Short-term impact of the smokefree legislation in England on emergency hospital admissions for asthma among adults: a population-based study

Our findings add to the expanding body of evidence that smokefree policies are associated with positive health outcomes. Further research evaluating the impact of legislation in other jurisdictions is needed to support these findings.
Thorax (British Thoracic Society)
added Apr 16, 2013 14:08
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England's smoking ban linked to annual five percent drop in emergency admissions for asthma

Emergency admissions for asthma among adults fell by just under five percent in each of the first three years after the ban on smoking in public places was introduced in England, reveals the largest study of its kind, published online in Thorax.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Apr 16, 2013 14:07
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[UK] Emergency asthma admissions drop following smokefree law

This paper, the largest study of its kind and addressing limitations of previous studies, makes a unique contribution to the evidence on smokefree laws and asthma. The full results are reported in the paper Short-term impact of the smokefree legislation
University of Bath (uk)
added Apr 16, 2013 13:47
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[UK] Smoking ban linked to 1,900 fewer A&E admissions for asthma patients

The smoking ban in public places has been linked to 1,900 fewer emergency hospital admissions for asthma patients every year, researchers have found. The ban, which came into force in England in July 2007, has been associated with an annual 5% drop in a
Press Association (uk)
added Apr 16, 2013 05:55
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