Headlines Tagged with Cardio-vascular — 3,297 headlines found
[Florida] Retrial Begins in Artery Disease Suit Against Tobacco Makers, Leads Engle Review for Week of March 16
As opening statements began this week in the retrial of Robert Gore’s suit to recover for his wife’s carotid artery disease and fatal cancer, attorneys argued over whether smoking or other risk factors caused her health problems.
Mar 20, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 27, 2015 12:48
Effects of using electronic cigarettes on nicotine delivery and cardiovascular function in comparison with regular cigarettes [FREE FULL TEXT]
Use of e-cigs had no impact on the exhaled CO levels, whereas the Marlboro® cigarette significantly increased the exhaled CO more than 8 times above the baseline. In conclusion, e-cigs could be a less harmful alternative for tobacco users.
Nov 22, 2014 Science Direct
added Nov 28, 2014 21:51
While promoting his book about his 35-year battle with heart disease, former Vice President Dick Cheney talked about smoking in the White House and in the Boy Scouts - and the moment that led him to kick the habit.
Apr 22, 2014 Grand Rapids (MI) Press
added Apr 22, 2014 14:26
Hospital admissions for acute myocardial infarction before and after implementation of a comprehensive smoke-free policy in Uruguay: experience through 2010
Conclusions Adding two more years of follow-up data confirmed that Uruguay's smoke-free law was followed by a substantial and sustained reduction in AMI hospitalisations.
May 24, 2013 Tobacco Control
added May 25, 2013 13:30
A Florida State Court jury Thursday awarded $1 million to the widow of a lawyer and real estate developer after finding Philip Morris responsible for his coronary artery disease and fatal lung cancer. Sommers v. Philip Morris, 2008-CA-001464.
Apr 7, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Apr 8, 2017 21:58
the evidence that e-cigarettes substantially increase heart and lung disease keeps piling up....heart and vascular disease (including stroke) and non-cancer lung disease account for over 70% of smoking-caused deaths. In addition, unlike cancer, where the
Jul 9, 2016 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 10, 2016 15:35
[Pennsylvania] Lawyer fights $1M fine over banned 'smoking' testimony that prompted new 4-week trial
Insurance defense attorney Nancy Raynor says her assets have been frozen and a lien put on her home because her witness had a slip of the tongue ... judge had ruled that jurors were not to hear that a deceased lung-cancer patient had been a smoker.
Feb 1, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 1, 2015 17:11
79% of survey respondents say they picked up the habit before age 20. Of these, a disturbing 13% were aged between six and 13 years. Clearly, it's easy for children and teenagers to access cigarettes, regardless of the fact that selling tobacco product
Nov 5, 2013 Health 24 (za)
added Nov 5, 2013 17:04
Appear to be far less toxic than tobacco cigarettes, researcher says
Aug 27, 2012 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 30, 2012 12:28
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
Oct 1, 2016 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 2, 2016 02:27