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Decrease in mortality rate and hospital admissions for acute myocardial infarction after the enactment of the smoking ban law in São Paulo city, Brazil

Results We observed a reduction in mortality rate (−11.9% in the first 17 months after the law) and in hospital admission rate (−5.4% in the first 3 months after the law) for myocardial infarction after the implementation of the smoking ban law. Conclus
Tobacco Control
added Jan 16, 2017 23:54
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Joint associations of smoking and television viewing time on cancer and cardiovascular disease mortality

These findings show an association of TV, a common sedentary behavior, with cancer mortality in current-smokers. The association with CVD mortality was less clear. Further exploration in larger data sets is warranted. Limiting TV viewing time may be of b
Wiley Online Library
added Jan 14, 2017 19:35
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[UK] Marijuana DOES cause schizophrenia and triggers heart attacks, experts say in landmark study that slams most of the drug's medical benefits as 'unproven'

Marijuana does raise the risk of getting schizophrenia and triggers heart attacks, according to the most significant study on the drug's effects to date. A federal advisory panel admitted cannabis can almost certainly ease chronic pain, and might help s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 13, 2017 22:35
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[UK] Cumbrian smokers urged to quit as shocking new figures reveal risk to heart

Cumbria County Council is encouraging smokers in the county to contact their local pharmacy to access free support to quit, as a new Public Health England campaign reveals that 45 people a day die of cardiovascular disease (CVD) caused by smoking – over
Cumbria Crack (uk)
added Jan 4, 2017 06:07
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[UK] Children warn of smoking risks in hard-hitting campaign

New PHE film shows children creating personal images and warnings about the damage smoking causes to convince smokers to stop. Close up of a man smoking a cigarette.
GOV.UK
added Jan 3, 2017 16:03
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[UK] Video: PHE reveals 45 people die every day from smoking

Public Health England reveals 45 people die every day of cardiovascular disease caused by smoking
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 30, 2016 23:09
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Pot May Restrict Blood Flow to Brain: Study

Marijuana appears to hamper blood flow to the brain, which theoretically could affect your memory and ability to reason, a new study suggests.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 30, 2016 16:24
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In his outrageous Status Quo heyday, he got through three wives, ten Porsches and £1.7m of drugs.... How Rick Parfitt paid the price for rockin' all over the world

He quaffed whisky and red wine for breakfast, smoked 30 cigarettes a day... ‘I’m pleased that I’ve come out the other side,’ Parfitt reflected, after one of his heart attacks. ‘I’ve had 50 years of smoking and drinking and abusing my body.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 26, 2016 16:04
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Nicotine Accelerates Atherosclerosis in Apolipoprotein E–Deficient Mice by Activating α7 Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor on Mast Cells

Conclusions—Activation of α7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor on MCs is a mechanism by which nicotine enhances atherosclerosis.
Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology
added Dec 23, 2016 01:35
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Africa battles rise in deadly lifestyle illnesses

A World Health Organisation (WHO) survey released Tuesday showed that most Africans had at least one risk factor for developing one of these diseases, such as smoking, a lack of exercise, poor diet and obesity.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Dec 20, 2016 22:18
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