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[Asia] Karnataka HC order reverses India’s world-leading attempt of 85% pictorial warnings on tobacco products

In the Karnataka HC judgment one of the judges, Justice Nagarathna, stated that it is unnecessary to have pictorial and textual warnings suggestive of cancer particularly when the contents of the said warnings are not universally accepted as medically pro
DNA India (in)
added Jan 4, 2018 07:42

A Naturalistic, Randomized Pilot Trial of E-Cigarettes: Uptake, Exposure, and Behavioral Effects

Conclusions: Results suggest that cigarette smokers are willing to use ENDS with trends toward reduced cigarette smoking and positive changes in cessation-related behaviors.
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
added Jan 3, 2018 14:51

[UK] Hard-hitting TV advert reveals how cigarettes cause damage to major organs within SECONDS, as experts warn one person is admitted to hospital every minute due to smoking

A hard-hitting new TV advert shows how poisons from the tar in cigarettes enter the bloodstream and flow through the body within seconds, causing damage to major organs. The campaign also highlights how smoking can lead to elevated levels of cadmium - a
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 03:26

[UK] Battery metal among smoking cancer compounds, Public Health England warns

More than 70 cancer-causing chemicals reach smokers' vital organs within seconds of lighting up, experts say.
Sky News (uk)
added Dec 30, 2017 20:34
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[UK] Dragon’s Den star Hilary Devey, 60, vows to finally kick her 40-YEAR smoking habit after terrifying health scare

Self-made millionaire Hilary was a full-time smoker for 40 years Suffered a health scare earlier this year prompting her to change her lifestyle Found to have high levels of cancer-causing carcinogenic poisons in her system Hilary's test was carried out a
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 29, 2017 23:27

When Cancer Strikes Twice

In many cases, the development of a second cancer resulted from the same risk factors that most likely precipitated the first malignancy. ...a smoker who has been successfully treated for lung cancer may later develop bladder cancer, which is also relate
New York Times
added Dec 26, 2017 15:27

Naswar (Smokeless Tobacco) Use and the Risk of Oral Cancer in Pakistan: A systematic Review with meta-analysis

freely available to both adults and children at very cheap prices compared to cigarettes, which has been the main focus of tobacco control in Pakistan. This review provides ample evidence for the IARC to declare Naswar as carcinogenic, as well as the Gove
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 28, 2017 15:26

Effectiveness of Pharmaceutical Smoking Cessation Aids in a Nationally Representative Cohort of American Smokers [FREE FULL TEXT]

The lack of effectiveness of pharmaceutical aids in increasing long-term cessation in population samples is not an artifact caused by confounded analyses. A possible explanation is that counseling and support interventions provided in efficacy trials are
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Dec 22, 2017 02:33

UK's most googled health issue of 2017 revealed

"What is cancer?" is the UK's most googled health question in 2017...Things that make cancer more likely include smoking, being overweight or obese, drinking...Experts estimate more than four in 10 cancer cases could be prevented largely through lifestyl
BBC Online
added Dec 20, 2017 19:56

Comparing the cancer potencies of emissions from vapourised nicotine products including e-cigarettes with those of tobacco smoke [FREE FULL TEXT]

Optimal combinations of device settings, liquid formulation and vaping behaviour normally result in e-cigarette emissions with much less carcinogenic potency...there are circumstances in which the cancer risks of e-cigarette emissions can escalate, someti
Tobacco Control
added Dec 19, 2017 14:57
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