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Fresh concerns raised about dangers of e-cigarettes: Study reveals the trendy gadgets may slow down your heart rate and cause a cardiac arrest

Aerosols found in the trendy gadgets led to bradycardia - which can be life-threatening and trigger a cardiac arrest - in mice, scientists discovered. The damage was similar to that of traditional cigarettes, which scientists have tried to coax the pub
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 14, 2017 04:25
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Ohio State study shows social smokers at same risk as daily tobacco users

A study of nearly 40,000 people by The Ohio State University shows that occasional smoking can be as much a threat to health as daily smoking. The study showed that occasional or ‘social’ smoking puts people at risk for cardiovascular disease just like
Wilkes Barre (PA) Times Leader
added Aug 15, 2017 17:17
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[Canada] Calgary heart attack rates plummeted after public smoking ban implemented

The rate of cardiac arrests in Calgary fell suddenly and steeply following the introduction of public smoking bans a decade ago, states provincial health care data. Emergency department visits due to heart attacks in Calgary went from 154.8 per 100,000
Calgary (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Apr 24, 2017 23:09
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[Canada] Heart attack rates in Calgary plummet dramatically in wake of tobacco bans

On Jan. 1, 2007, a prohibition on smoking in public places went into effect in the city, followed by a similar provincewide measure the following year. In Calgary, the number of heart attacks per 100,000 people slipped from 222.3 in 2006 to 198.6 the fo
Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Apr 24, 2017 14:31
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GLANTZ: Smokefree Laws Cut Heart Attacks (and other bad things): Look At All The Evidence

You would question that conclusion if you read the article in Slate by Jacob Grier... The important thing to do is look at all the evidence (not just the few studies Grier talked about). The US Surgeon General did just that, in his 2014 report The Heal
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 16, 2017 17:05
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Department of Health and Human Services: Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Research on E-Cigarettes (R01)

National Institutes of Health (NIH)
added Sep 26, 2016 17:46
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Cardiovascular Consequences of Childhood Secondhand Tobacco Smoke Exposure: Prevailing Evidence, Burden, and Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Healthcare providers need to emphasize and promote heart-healthy behaviors in caretakers of children at every encounter... The evidence presented in this statement calls for a robust public health policy that embraces zero tolerance of childhood SHS
Circulation
added Sep 13, 2016 01:21
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GLOBAL FORUM ON NICOTINE 2016

Actively participating at conferences like the Global Forum on Nicotine is part of PMI’s endeavors towards achieving these goals and ensuring understanding of our approaches. As an internationally-renowned multi-stakeholder event, this conference brings t
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Jul 9, 2016 20:16
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Lifetime Smoking History and Cause-Specific Mortality in a Cohort Study with 43 Years of Follow-Up [Free Full Text]

Among the smoking-associated case-specific mortality in our study, COPD had the highest risk. Our results for COPD is in line with the results of a previous study (11), in which authors used competing risks survival analysis to evaluate the associations
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Apr 11, 2016 17:52
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[Asia] Smoke-free legislation in Hong Kong saves lives

reveals that in the five years following implementation of Hong Kong’s smoke-free law, there were fewer deaths due to ischemic heart disease, respiratory diseases and cardiovascular disease, viz. 12.6 percent, 10.4 percent and 6.2 percent respectively.
Asian Tribune
added Dec 22, 2015 05:36
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