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Obesity combined with exposure to cigarette smoke may pose new health concerns

Millions of people who are obese and smoke tobacco may face additional health problems ... "Our research shows that smoking and obesity together may pose a triple health threat in addition to the increased risks for heart disease, cancer and diabetes," s
EurekAlert
added Sep 11, 2013 13:15
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Heart attacks linked to lack of exercise, smoking, more than stress

People who have highly demanding jobs . . . are 23-per-cent more likely to have a heart attack . . . . But lighting up a cigarette . . . is far more damaging for your heart health, researchers said.
Reuters
added Sep 16, 2012 12:57
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[Europe] First-hand smoke, second-hand smoke or electronic cigarettes

ESC Congress 2012 Press Conference
European Society of Cardiology
added Sep 2, 2012 14:12
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[Florida] Chemical Found in Cigarette Smoke Causes Heart Disease

A chemical found in cigarette smoke lowers "good" cholesterol, which in turn increases the risk of developing heart disease. University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville researchers have found that benzo(a)pyrene (BaP), a toxic compound in cig
IBTimes (uk)
added Sep 2, 2012 12:48
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[California] Sage Stallone's coronary disease may be tied to smoking

Sage Stallone, the son of Sylvester Stallone, died of coronary artery disease, and coroner's officials said his smoking might have played a role. Coroner Chief Craig Harvey said Sage Stallone had a history of being a heavy smoker, but his family said the
Los Angeles Times blogs
added Aug 31, 2012 11:49
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Secondhand smoke exposure predicted chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and other tobacco related mortality in a 17-years cohort study in China

Conclusions: This study has shown dose response relationships between SHS and major tobacco related mortality, and provided new evidence to support causation for COPD and ischemic stroke.
Chest
added Jun 14, 2012 21:25
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Impact of Electronic Cigarettes on the Cardiovascular System [FREE FULL TEXT]

there is increasing evidence that short term e‐cigarette exposure exerts deleterious effects on multiple biological systems, but the mechanism by which these effects occur is presently unknown. While the long‐term effects have not yet been studied, one ca
Journal of the American Heart Association
added Sep 20, 2017 23:00
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Florida Jury Awards $1 Million To Widow In Engle Progeny Suit ($$)

on April 6 awarded the widow of a man who developed lung cancer and coronary artery disease (CAD) and died because of his addiction to cigarettes $1 million in compensatory damages (Steffany Sommers v. Philip Morris USA Inc., No. 13-2008-CA-001464-0000-01
Lexis Nexis
added Apr 10, 2017 21:53
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Like smoking tobacco, vaping may increase risk of heart disease

E-cigarette users were found to exhibit physiological effects not present in the nonusers, such as abnormalities in cardiovascular function that included higher oxidative stress levels and levels of adrenaline in the heart, an effect known as increased ca
Washington Post
added Feb 20, 2017 15:34
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Electronic cigarettes increase endothelial progenitor cells in the blood of healthy volunteers.

ten puffs of e-cigarette vapor inhalation caused an increase in EPCs. This increase was of the same magnitude as following smoking of one traditional cigarette, as we previously demonstrated. Taken together, these results may represent signs of possible v
Atherosclerosis
added Dec 5, 2016 02:32
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