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GUEST EDITORIAL: Electronic cigarettes / The tobacco industry’s latest threat to oral health?

a new epidemic of tobacco product promotion and usage are filling the nation’s airwaves and public spaces. Electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) have experienced a meteoric rise in sales since first entering the US market in 2007. Science and policy have been st
Journal of the American Dental Association
added Oct 29, 2015 12:54

Association between tobacco waterpipe smoking and head and neck conditions

growing popularity of waterpipe smoking (WPS),...WPS is associated with various head and neck conditions. Educational and policy approaches may be required to limit the spread of WPS and its potentially deleterious effects.
Journal of the American Dental Association
added Oct 29, 2015 12:53

Researchers Find Hookah Smoking Can Lead to Serious Oral Conditions

research published in The Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA) suggests hookah smoking is associated with serious oral conditions including gum diseases and cancer.
PR Newswire
added Oct 29, 2015 12:51

People With Schizophrenia Face Much Higher Risk of Early Death

Lifestyle habits such as smoking greatly up the odds for heart disease, cancer and COPD, study finds
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 29, 2015 12:49

smoking cancer risk swamps bacon/meat risk

As we learn more about other cancer risks, we need to make sure a broad public knows that smoking causes almost 500,000 deaths each year in the U.S. alone, and remains our number one target for reducing preventable death and disease
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Oct 29, 2015 12:46

Death Rates, Declining for Decades, Have Flattened, Study Finds

fell, by 77 percent for stroke, by 68 percent for heart disease, by 18 percent for cancer, and by 17 percent for diabetes....The death rate for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a lung ailment often associated with smoking, doubled during the period.
New York Times
added Oct 27, 2015 13:28

[Florida] 94-year-old Delray man takes suit against cigarette-makers to trial

Shulman survived 20 years since he was diagnosed with bladder cancer his urologist blames on a more than three-decade one-pack-a-day habit. More surprisingly, he survived long enough to be in court to watch his claims against cigarette giants R.J. Reynold
Palm Beach (FL) Post
added Oct 27, 2015 09:20

Industry set to reject WHO’s processed meat carcinogens ruling

The global meat industry has reacted with fury to the prospect of its products being declared carcinogenic...In an attempt to undermine the IARC findings in advance, The North American Meat Institute (Nami) accused the body of “dramatic and alarmist over
Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 25, 2015 18:34
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[Wisconsin] VIDEO: Lung cancer No. 1 cancer killer in Winnebago County

Dr. Robert Geck of Aurora Health Care in Oshkosh said, “Screenings are now approved for individuals age 55 and older at the highest risk for lung cancer. If caught early enough, there may even be a chance for curative treatment.” The Wisconsin Comprehens
Oshkosh (WI) Northwestern
added Oct 24, 2015 11:07

[California] Retired Pilot Tells Jury Tobacco Cos. Caused His Cancer ($$)

A retired pilot who developed bladder cancer and heart and lung diseases urged a Florida jury during opening arguments in his personal injury case on Friday to find R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co and Philip Morris USA Inc. liable for his ailments, saying that t
added Oct 24, 2015 04:04
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