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One Minute of Marijuana Secondhand Smoke Exposure Substantially Impairs Vascular Endothelial Function [FREE FULL TEXT]

One minute of exposure to marijuana SHS substantially impairs endothelial function in rats for at least 90 minutes, considerably longer than comparable impairment by tobacco SHS. Impairment of FMD does not require cannabinoids, nicotine, or rolling paper
Journal of the American Heart Association
added Jul 28, 2016 18:12
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Secondhand Pot Smoke May Damage Blood Vessels

One minute of exposure to marijuana secondhand smoke was associated with substantial transient impairment of vascular endothelial function, according to results of an animal study. Blood vessels took a full 90 minutes to recover function after 60 second
MedPage Today
added Jul 28, 2016 18:06
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[Ireland] Smoking dialysis patients less likely to get kidney transplant

Dialysis patients who smoke have a lower life expectancy and are less likely to get a kidney transplant, a new study from the University of Limerick shows... Smoker patients with pre-existing cardiovascular disease were found to have the smallest chan
Irish Times (ie)
added Jul 28, 2016 17:25
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One Minute of Second-Hand Marijuana Smoke Impairs Cardiovascular Function

One minute of exposure to second-hand smoke (SHS) from marijuana diminishes blood vessel function to the same extent as tobacco, but the harmful cardiovascular effects last three times longer, according to a new study in rats led by UC San Francisco rese
University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)
added Jul 28, 2016 17:09
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Secondhand Pot Smoke May Damage Blood Vessels

One minute of exposure to marijuana secondhand smoke was associated with substantial transient impairment of vascular endothelial function, according to results of an animal study. Blood vessels took a full 90 minutes to recover function after 60 second
MedPage Today
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59
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Just 1 minute of secondhand marijuana smoke impairs blood vessel function

Researchers found exposure to secondhand marijuana smoke for just 1 minute impaired rats' blood vessel function. What is more, researchers found that it may take three times as long for blood vessel function to recover after inhalation of secondhand mari
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59
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Just one minute of second-hand marijuana smoke is THREE times as damaging to the body as ordinary tobacco

Body takes much longer to recover from breathing in cannabis smoke Regularly inhaling second-hand fumes may cause the arteries to harden Scientists say their findings will dispel the belief cannabis is harmless Campaigners argue there is evidence cannabis
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 28, 2016 13:21
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Is Pot Harder on the Heart Than Tobacco? Damaging effects from marijuana smoke last three times longer than tobacco's, rat study finds

Smoking pot might harm your heart health and that of the people around you -- perhaps even more than cigarettes, a new animal study suggests. Lab rats experienced a severe reduction in their blood vessel function after a minute's exposure to secondhand
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 27, 2016 21:14
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Lack of Fitness Second Only to Smoking as Predictor of Early Death: Study

"Smoking was the risk factor that was [most strongly] associated with mortality," Ladenvall added. "We were somewhat surprised that the effect of aerobic capacity was even more pronounced than that of high cholesterol and high blood pressure."
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 27, 2016 21:06
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[Sweden] Exercise ability in middle age may be one key to longer life

There were some key differences among the participants in each of the three groups based on exercise abilities. Men in the “low” aerobic capacity group had higher average blood pressure, were more likely to smoke and tended to also be more sedentary than
Reuters
added Jul 27, 2016 13:16
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