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[UK] How vegetables can help you breathe easy: A healthy diet slows the damaging effects of smoking and helps to prevent lung cancer from spreading

The three types of lung disease that kill most people are lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma. Lung cancer is the No 1 cancer killer. Most of the 35,000-plus lung cancer deaths every year are the direct result of smoking
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 3, 2016 12:40
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Asthma costs more to treat in obese, overweight patients

A 10-year longitudinal study on the trends and predictors of asthma costs has found that overweight and obese patients incur higher annual treatment expenses...also found that patients who smoke had higher annual treatment expenses than non-smokers. But t
TODAYonline (sg)
added Mar 2, 2016 08:46

[Canada] CROWE: Gasping to understand why people smoke outside hospitals

While "ironic" is one way of describing the situation, "outrageous" might be a better word. Why should any patient on their way into a hospital have to be exposed to second-hand smoke?... Give smokers a place of their own. It should have a roof over it.
CBC News (ca)
added Feb 22, 2016 13:49
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[UK] Winter babies have weaker lungs than those born in warmer months - raising the risk of asthma

Other factors that make the lungs worse in older age are having respiratory infections as a child, being born to an older mother and having a mother who smokes.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 17, 2016 18:15

[UK] Heart attack rates have fallen by 42 per cent since the smoking ban in 2007 / Ban also contributed to drop in asthma and premature birth rates, experts claim

The Cochrane independent research network looked at studies in 21 countries. A University of Liverpool team found the 42 per cent fall in England. Researcher Prof Cecily Kelleher, of University College Dublin, said the figures were strong evidence bans
The Sun (uk)
added Feb 4, 2016 12:42

'I quit cigarettes on New Year's': Chris Brown hits out at ex lover's claims his second hand smoke gave daughter asthma

But Chris Brown said his ex Nia Guzman is lying in an angry posting he made on Instagram on Sunday in which he said he revealed he has given up smoking. Indeed the controversial Poppin' singer claimed the reason she was making her claims was so she could
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2016 18:14
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On Sunday, Guzman alleged to TMZ that Chris Brown’s use of marijuana and tobacco-based products has exposed their daughter to an “extreme amount” of secondhand smoke, thus resulting in her recent asthma diagnosis.
added Feb 1, 2016 00:35

[UK] Chris Brown's ex lover 'claims he's giving daughter Royalty asthma through secondhand smoke'

TMZ reported that Nia was already asking to restrict the 26-year-old's visitation, as she claimed their daughter had developed asthma because Chris had exposed her to 'an extreme amount of secondhand smoke.' Nia also claimed that Royalty 'reeks of smoke'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2016 00:29
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[Ohio] LETTER: Columbus Zoo should bar all smoking

During a recent trip to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, I noticed a young child with asthma eagerly awaiting the carousel ride. With the evening’s gentle breeze, a large cloud of cigarette smoke from a nearby “designated smoking area”
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Jan 20, 2016 15:00

ZUGER: When Good Medicine Mixes With Bad

And that’s not even the end of the story. The sudden appearance of yet another fatal disease in my patient’s life scared her silly. She was so completely undone by the sequence of events that she stopped smoking, and hasn’t had a cigarette in years.
New York Times Blogs
added Jan 11, 2016 22:10
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