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[UK] Clare Balding puffs on a cigarette outside CHUF charity event in Newcastle... five years after getting the all-clear from thyroid cancer

Balding couldn't resist indulging in a cigarette during a smoking break outside the CHUF Charity Event...Children's Heart Unit Fund aims to improve the lives of youngsters who suffer from heart conditions
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 18, 2016 17:25

Human heart cells respond less to e-cig vapour than tobacco smoke

New research has showed substantial differences in the way human heart cells respond to e-cigarette smoke and conventional cigarette smoke. Researchers from the Medical Research Council Integrative Epidemiology Unit (MRC IEU) at the University of Bristol
added May 5, 2016 21:28

[Massachusetts] Weight Gain Associated With Smoking Cessation May Increase Heart Disease Risk In People With Mental Illness

Researchers from the Massachusetts General Hospital evaluated patients with serious mental illness who quit smoking to examine whether the benefits of quitting outweigh the risks for their study published in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry.
Medical Daily
added Mar 27, 2016 01:01

Dutch great Johan Cruyff

has died aged 68... *Cruyff was a chain-smoker for much of his career but gave up the habit after a double heart bypass in 1991 while still coaching Barcelona. He subsequently lent his image to an anti-smoking campaign under the slogan "Soccer gave me eve
added Mar 25, 2016 13:08

[UK] Smokers warned of amputation risk

Experts at the British Heart Foundation say more than a million people in the UK could be living with peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and that 9 out of 10 people with the condition are known to be smokers or ex-smokers.
added Feb 25, 2016 05:23

[UK] A million smokers could be living with this SILENT and DEADLY disease

HEALTH experts are raising awareness about the amputation risk of vascular disease - a potentially life-threatening condition one million people could be living with.
The [London, UK] Express
added Feb 24, 2016 10:57

[UK] Disease linked to smoking causes 25 Brits a day to have legs amputated

Smokers are being urged to quit the habit as a report shows a million adults - 90% of whom are smokers or ex-smokers - may be living with peripheral arterial disease (PAD). Around half a million have been diagnosed with it but a top surgeon warns the ac
The Mirror (uk)
added Feb 24, 2016 10:56

Add Neck Problems to Reasons Not to Smoke

Smoking can damage the cervical discs in your neck, a new study contends. The discs, located between your vertebrae, absorb shock to the spine. They become dehydrated and shrink with age, and this degeneration can lead to neck pain. This new study found
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 19, 2016 15:56

Cochrane Review: Smoking Bans Appear to Improve Health Outcomes

Smoking bans aimed at reducing secondhand smoke exposure appear to have a positive impact on cardiovascular disease rates and outcomes across the globe, according to an updated Cochrane review of 77 observational studies from 21 countries.
MedPage Today
added Feb 4, 2016 18:09

Impact of active smoking on myocardial infarction severity in reperfused ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction patients: the smoker's paradox revisited

In patients with reperfused STEMI, smoking is strongly and independently associated with IMH at baseline. Nonetheless, consistent with the ‘smoker's paradox’, smoking was an independent predictor of more favourable post-infarction LV remodelling. However,
European Heart Journal
added Jan 27, 2016 00:03
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