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Smoking Causes Back Pain

Smokers have a 300 percent greater rate of chronic lower back pain than nonsmokers. Why? One theory is that the inflammation from smoke's hydrocarbons coupled with decreased blood flow (nicotine constricts blood vessels) disrupts of the supply of oxygen
added Oct 20, 2016 13:29

[Latin America] Estado de situación sobre aspectos fiscales y de accesibilidad del tabaco en la Argentina [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusión: La Argentina debería incorporar políticas impositivas para reducir el consumo de los productos del tabaco que complementen las regulaciones actualmente vigentes, tendientes a reducir el consumo y su intensidad.
Argentine Journal of Cardiology (ar)
added Oct 14, 2016 15:59
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[Latin America, South America/Caribbean] Smoking rises in Argentina heart attack patients as cigarettes 'among cheapest in world'

Levels of smoking are rising in heart attack patients in Argentina, according to a study. The findings coincide with a 100% increase in affordability in the last decade, which have made cigarettes among the cheapest in the world. Researchers also report
added Oct 14, 2016 15:49

[UK] All these men and women are 55. But, after taking a revolutionary new test, some are ageing faster than others. So would YOU dare find out your body's REAL AGE?

The new test analyses the individual’s glycan patterns, identifying the age to which they correspond. Glycan changes show the effect of genes and lifestyle on your body. Lifestyle factors linked to glycan ageing include smoking, obesity, lack of exercis
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 11, 2016 14:26

[Nevada] Simon Keith golf outing offers llamas, cigars, great cause

Simon Keith Foundation golf tournament Friday at Siena Golf Course...Keith, a former UNLV soccer star and one of the world’s longest surviving heart transplant recipients, having fun and playing golf and smoking cigars
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Oct 10, 2016 16:43

A systematic review of possible serious adverse health effects of nicotine replacement therapy

serious adverse health effects (SAHEs)...The only SAHE from NRT exposure we identified was an increase in respiratory congenital abnormalities reported in one study. Limited evidence indicated a lack of effect between NRT exposure and SAHEs for CVD and va
Archives of Toxicology
added Oct 7, 2016 17:34

[UK] Global, regional, and national life expectancy, all-cause mortality, and cause-specific mortality for 249 causes of death, 1980–2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015 [FREE FULL TEXT]

lung cancer remains the leading cause globally and for most countries, with YLLs [years of life lost] increasing by almost 15% over the past decade. Given that most cases of lung cancer can be prevented,99 this observation stresses the importance of tobac
The Lancet (uk)
added Oct 7, 2016 02:22

High resting heart rate tied to African American heart failure risk

For African Americans, a high resting heart rate may indicate greater risk of death or hospitalization with heart failure, a recent analysis finds....Stresses like smoking and chronic diseases likely play a role.
added Oct 5, 2016 01:53

GLANTZ: Why the data in latest study on smoke free laws and heart attacks supports an effect

Vivian Ho and colleagues ... concluded that “Smoking bans were not associated with acute myocardial infarction or heart failure hospitalizations...This conclusion differs from our meta-analysis of 45 studies of 33 smoke-free laws, the Institute of Medicin
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 2, 2016 02:27

[UK] Just give up, says woman who lost leg through smoking

The 52-year-old had her leg amputated six years ago but she continued to smoke and was having more and more problems with her blood circulation. She said: “A few months ago the doctors told me I had to give up smoking or risk losing my other leg. I knew
The Argus Brighton Hove and Sussex (uk)
added Sep 30, 2016 12:29
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