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Older Smokers With Migraines May Face Added Stroke Risk

The study participants were followed for an average of 11 years to see how many had a heart attack or stroke. The findings were published online July 22 in the journal Neurology. The researchers did not find an association between migraine and the risk
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 30, 2015 19:26
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E-Cigarettes: Are Advocates Just Blowing Smoke?

Studies show that most smokers are killed not by cancer but by heart disease and non-cancer lung disease, said Glantz, who has done extensive research on the cardiovascular effects of tobacco. “E-cigarettes do deliver fewer carcinogens than conventional c
NIH Record
added Jul 29, 2015 16:41
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Review: ‘Let Me Tell You’ Collects Early Works by Shirley Jackson

. A heavy smoker, she died of heart failure at 48. Ruth Franklin’s biography of this complicated human, due out next year, promises to be a weird plum.
New York Times
added Jul 28, 2015 16:26
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[Malta] Maltese smokers have three times the risk of heart attack

The Maltese Acute Myocardial Infarction (MAMI) Study, presented by Ritienne Attard, delved into the effects of smoking, alcohol consumption and diabetes in relation to myocardial infection, more commonly known as a heart attack. About 1,000 individuals p
Malta Independent (mt)
added Jul 25, 2015 18:50
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[Malta] Smokers have 3 times the danger of myocardial dead tissue: Study states

Discoveries have been distributed from ‘The Maltese Acute Myocardial Infarction Study’ on the impacts of smoking, liquor utilization and diabetes mellitus on the danger of myocardial localized necrosis in the Maltese. A sum of 14.2% of the Maltese popula
Empire State Tribune (il)
added Jul 25, 2015 18:41
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[Malta] ‘Alcohol may deter smokers’ heart attacks’

Smokers are three times more likely than non-smokers to suffer a heart attack, but alcohol could act as a deterrent, according to new research in Malta....moderate alcohol consumption protects against myocardial infarction. However, this beneficial effect
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 25, 2015 17:45
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[Florida] $10.5 Million Award for Family of Woman Who Smoked 21 Different Brands

assigned $3 million each in punitive damages to R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Lorillard Tobacco Co. and Philip Morris USA Inc. The jury also provided $1.5 million to Glodine McCoy's 87-year-old widower for the pain and suffering of losing his wife in 1997.
floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added Jul 22, 2015 19:36
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Dangerous trend of social smoking among women: Having fewer than 5 cigarettes a day still 'triples the risk of heart disease'

Expert: Women shouldn't 'fool' themselves that light smoking is harmless Previous research shows 1 cigarette a day triples the risk of heart disease
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 17, 2015 20:26
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Wildfire Smoke May Spark Heart Troubles

"The results from our study suggest that PM2.5 exposure from wildfire smoke may be an important determinant of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest and IHD (ED visits and hospital admissions) and that susceptible persons such as older adults may be at higher ris
MedPage Today
added Jul 17, 2015 15:40
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[Texas] UTSA research suggests ‘vaping’ may not be as risk-free as it appears

The researchers also worry that in addition to causing blood pressure spikes, prolonged vaping could lead to long-term cardiovascular problems, especially in people with undiagnosed hypertension.
University of Texas at San Antonio
added Jul 9, 2015 15:41
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