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Teens Trying Alternative Tobacco Products a Disturbing Trend, Says American Heart Association

“This new survey should put the FDA on high alert. With more teens turning to alternative tobacco products, the need for a final deeming rule has become ever more urgent. While the downward trend in teen cigarette smoking is a wonderful victory, this su
American Heart Association (AHA)
added Dec 24, 2015 04:17

SIEGEL: New Research Suggests that Anti-Smoking Groups' Propaganda About Electronic Cigarettes' Harms is Causing Tragic Consequences

Nearly one-third of smokers who discontinued e-cigarette use and returned to exclusive smoking listed concern over the health effects of vaping as a very important reason for stopping e-cigarette use....despite the propaganda being disseminated by many an
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Oct 25, 2014 00:28

GLANTZ: Nicotine and ultrafine particles: Reasons to worry about e-cig-induced heart attacks

by design e-cigarettes expose users to nicotine in an aerosol of ultrafine particles that also have direct bilogical effects, particularly on the cardiovascular system and lungs. Holly Middlekauff and collegaues just published an excellent review on the
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 21, 2014 11:16

[UK] Measuring the acute cardiovascular effects of shisha smoking: a cross-sectional study

The acute heart rate, blood pressure and carbon monoxide levels were seen to rise significantly after smoking shisha. The weak correlation between carbon monoxide levels and the other variables suggests that carbon monoxide levels had not contributed to t
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine (uk)
added Jun 20, 2014 11:28

'Smoker's Paradox' Seen in Cardiac Arrest Data

* Smoking is associated with improved survival as well as good neurologic outcome in patients treated with therapeutic hypothermia following cardiac arrest, a study found. * The improved survival and good outcome in smokers persisted after adjustment fo
MedPage Today
added Sep 18, 2013 08:30

[Colorado, Pennsylvania] Check Up: Study of casinos raises alarm on secondhand smoke

Glantz argues that lawmakers who say they are concerned about costs ought to read the research. "A heart attack is a lot of money," he said, much of it paid by taxpayers.
Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Sep 15, 2013 10:13

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
added Sep 11, 2013 13:15

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.
added Sep 16, 2012 12:57

[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

[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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