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[Florida] Retrial Begins in Artery Disease Suit Against Tobacco Makers, Leads Engle Review for Week of March 16

As opening statements began this week in the retrial of Robert Gore’s suit to recover for his wife’s carotid artery disease and fatal cancer, attorneys argued over whether smoking or other risk factors caused her health problems.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 27, 2015 12:48
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[Florida] $2M Verdict But No Punitives in Retrial of Engle Cancer Suit Against RJR and Philip Morris

Jurors today awarded $2 million in a Florida man’s suit against tobacco manufacturers R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris for the artery disease and cancer that he says killed his wife, a smoker for more than 40 years.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 27, 2015 12:46
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VIDEO: Smoking Exposure and Your Child's Heart Health

Does exposure to second-hand smoke increase a child's risk for cardiovascular disease?
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 24, 2015 13:12
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Parental smoking increases risk of future heart disease for kids

Parents can reduce their children's risk of heart disease by not smoking in the home and smoking well away from their children. The new study, published in Circulation, adds to the growing evidence demonstrating that parents smoking can have a long-term
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Mar 24, 2015 06:14
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[Finland] Secondhand Smoke May Put Kids at Risk for Heart Disease as Adults

The study included people in Finland whose exposure as children to parents' smoke was measured in 1980 and 1983. In 2001 and 2007, the participants were checked for plaque accumulation in their neck (carotid) arteries, a sign of heart disease.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 23, 2015 19:08
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[Finland] Exposure to Parental Smoking in Childhood is Associated with Increased Risk of Carotid Atherosclerotic Plaque in Adulthood: The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Children exposed to environmental tobacco smoke (passive smoke) have a poorer cardiovascular health profile1. Recently, we demonstrated that exposure to parental smoking in childhood was associated with lower endothelial-dependent flow-mediated dilatatio
Circulation
added Mar 23, 2015 19:08
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[Finland] Exposure to Parental Smoking in Childhood is Associated with Increased Risk of Carotid Atherosclerotic Plaque in Adulthood: The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study

Conclusions—Children of parents that smoke have increased risk of developing carotid atherosclerotic plaque in adulthood. However, parents who exercise good smoking hygiene can lessen their child's risk of developing plaque.
Circulation
added Mar 23, 2015 18:59
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[Finland] Smoking in front of your kids may increase their risk of heart disease as adults

The study’s results add to the growing evidence that exposure to smoking from parents has a lasting effect on children’s cardiovascular health in adulthood. Researchers tracked participants in the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study, which included
American Heart Association (AHA)
added Mar 23, 2015 18:58
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Smoking in front of your kids may increase their risk of heart disease as adults

Kids exposed to their parents' smoking may have a higher risk of developing heart disease in adulthood than those whose parents didn't smoke, according to research in the American Heart Association journal Circulation.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Mar 23, 2015 18:53
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[Finland] Kids exposure to secondhand smoke tied to clogged arteries | Reuters

In a Finnish study spanning 26 years, kids exposed to parental smoking were more likely to develop plaque in their carotid arteries as young adults than kids who were not exposed to secondhand smoke.
Reuters
added Mar 23, 2015 18:52
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