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E-Cigs Impair Surgical Wound Healing in Animal Study

Now, however, early research in rats suggests that electronic cigarette exposure may have the same negative impact on surgical wound healing. Researchers conducted the skin-flap wound healing experiments on male rats exposed to smoke from traditional ci
MedPage Today
added Oct 19, 2018 11:28
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Poverty tied to worse heart health among U.S. teens

Adolescents from low-income families are more likely than their affluent peers to have risk factors for cardiovascular disease like obesity, inactivity, poor nutrition and tobacco use, a U.S. study suggests.
Reuters
added Oct 19, 2018 11:12
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Why e-cigarette flavors are so dangerous: They change the vapor's chemistry - increasing the risk of irritation and inflammation, study says

The finding adds to increasing evidence that flavors like bubblegum, orange, creme brulee and mango smoothie may trigger serious health problems Inflammation increases risks of cancers, heart disease, diabetes and more
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 19, 2018 03:50
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E-cigarettes prevent wound healing: Study says patients should be banned from vaping for two months before surgery to avoid complications

Nicotine, the addictive ingredient, is known to restrict blood flow and raise the risk of of complications for cigarette smokers. Although e-cigarettes strip out the combustible chemicals of tobacco, a new study shows the devices have the same effect, h
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 19, 2018 02:34
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E-Cigarettes Slowed Wound Healing in Animal Study

Smoking electronic cigarettes could slow the healing of skin wounds as much as regular cigarettes, according to a new study on rats. "Based on our findings, e-cigarettes are not a safe alternative to traditional cigarettes as it relates to timely wound h
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 19, 2018 02:19
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[Saudi Arabia] Electronic Cigarettes: Impact on Lung Function and Fractional Exhaled Nitric Oxide Among Healthy Adults [FREE FULL TEXT] (PDF)

a significant reduction in lung function parameters including FEV1, FEV1/FVC ratio, FEF50%, FEF75%, FEF25%–75%, and FEF75%–85% was identified. The reason for inconsistent findings presented by Vardavas et al. (2012) is the use of e-cigarette for a p
American Journal of Men’s Health
added Oct 19, 2018 01:47
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Association of Electronic Cigarette Vaping and Cigarette Smoking With Decreased Random Flap Viability in Rats [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smoking and vaping appear to be equally detrimental to wound healing and to be associated with a statistically significant increase in flap necrosis compared with the unexposed group. The results suggest that vaping should not be seen as a better alterna
JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery
added Oct 19, 2018 01:32
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[Massachusetts] Framingham: The study and the town that changed the health of a generation

Smoking. Cholesterol. Blood pressure. Obesity. It's common knowledge today that these all can lead to heart trouble. But in the 1940s... And as early as 1960, it pinned smoking as one of the culprits for heart disease. But the work continues to branch o
American Heart Association (AHA)
added Oct 12, 2018 00:37
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Smokers with peripheral artery disease need more help to kick the habit

While many people with peripheral artery disease (PAD) smoke, few receive proven smoking cessation strategies from their doctor, according to new research in the Journal of the American Heart Association, the Open Access Journal of the American Heart Ass
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Oct 4, 2018 16:52
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AHA: Doctors Could Do More to Help Smokers With Poor Circulation

took a close look at the relationship between smoking and peripheral artery disease, or PAD, a narrowing of the peripheral arteries serving the legs, arms, head and stomach. More than 202 million people are affected by PAD worldwide, and many of them smok
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 3, 2018 18:35
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