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[UK] Most adults' 'heart age' exceeds their actual age -U.S. CDC

Frieden said the numbers can be improved by reducing one or two cardiovascular risk factors, such as stopping smoking or controlling high blood pressure. "It is never too late to turn back the clock on your heart age, Frieden said. ( Read more: http://w
added Sep 1, 2015 20:21

Secondhand Smoke in Pregnancy, Youth Tied to Irregular Heartbeat Years Later

People seem more likely to have atrial fibrillation as adults if they were exposed to secondhand cigarette smoke during childhood or while in the womb, new research suggests..."We were surprised to observe the association between secondhand smoke exposur
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 1, 2015 13:14

Association of Smoking Status With Angina and Health-Related Quality of Life After Acute Myocardial Infarction

Smoking after AMI is associated with more angina and worse HRQOL in all domains, whereas smokers who quit after AMI have similar angina levels and mental health as never smokers. These observations may help encourage patients to stop smoking after AMI.
Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes
added Aug 31, 2015 12:14

Life Expectancy in Russia Will Continue to Grow Slower – Experts

Heart disease is the number one cause of death in Russia, Vlasov pointed out, and it will be for many years to come. He named smoking as a huge risk factor ...“When life gets harder, people become nervous and start to smoke, not thinking about its harmful
Moscow Times
added Aug 30, 2015 21:46

Quitting smoking post heart attack improves quality of life, mental health

even in people who smoked and had a heart attack, they saw fairly rapid improvements in important measures of health and quality of life when they quit smoking after their heart attacks, compared with people who continue smoking. In the study, the resear
ANI (in)
added Aug 26, 2015 11:45

After Heart Attack, Quitting Smoking Boosts Mental Health, Quality of Life

Researchers found it reduces chest pain and boosts mental health and quality of life. The study looked at more than 4,000 American adults who were assessed one, six and 12 months after suffering a heart attack. It included patients who were smokers at th
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 25, 2015 18:27

New Study on Youth E-cigarette Use Underscores Critical Need for Final Deeming Rule, Says American Heart Association

“These findings are yet another wakeup call to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that final regulations are needed now to protect our kids from tobacco. As this study reinforces, we have a real problem on our hands. E-cigarette use has tripled among
American Heart Association (AHA)
added Aug 23, 2015 16:28

Global burden of disease due to smokeless tobacco consumption in adults: analysis of data from 113 countries [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smokeless tobacco results in considerable, potentially preventable, global morbidity and mortality from cancer; estimates in relation to ischaemic heart disease need to be interpreted with more caution, but nonetheless suggest that the likely burden of d
BioMed Central (uk)
added Aug 21, 2015 11:53

Revamp Abdominal Aneurysm Screening, Save More Men's Lives: Study

They also noted that most of the ruptured aortic aneurysms among people between the ages of 65 and 75 occur in male smokers. Screening male smokers at age 65 and all men at age 75 could prevent nearly four times the number of deaths and reduce the numbe
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 20, 2015 14:05

ARCHIVE: Tobacco Industry Efforts Undermining Evidence Linking Secondhand Smoke With Cardiovascular Disease [FREE FULL TEXT]

attempted to undermine the evidence that SHS causes CVD to fight smoke-free regulations while developing approaches to support new products that claim to reduce harm. The industry interest in preserving corporate viability has affected the design and inte
added Aug 16, 2015 11:26
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