Headlines Tagged with Cardio-vascular — 3,432 headlines found
New research shows that social smokers have the same risk for high blood pressure and high cholesterol as regular smokers do. "Not smoking at all is the best way to go. Even smoking in a social situation is detrimental to your cardiovascular health," sa
May 5, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 8, 2017 19:08
More than 10 per cent of the 39,000 people surveyed said they were ‘social smokers’ compared with 17 per cent who said they smoked daily.
May 3, 2017 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added May 4, 2017 15:00
Many people have a protective gene type that reduces levels of an enzyme connected to artery-clogging fatty plaques and CHD. However, in people carrying this gene, smoking counteracts the protective effect.
May 1, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 2, 2017 15:27
Sunday Vanguard X-rays the impact of smoking on heart health and why it remains an avoidable risk factor for heart diseases. When the late former Minister of Health, Professor Olikoye Ransome-Kuti, began his anti-smoking campaign in 1989, not many saw i
Apr 23, 2017 Vanguard (ng)
added Apr 23, 2017 13:22
[Spain] Antonio Banderas and his girlfriend hang out in Malaga... as it's revealed he quit smoking after heart attack
The Finding Altamira actor announced he'd quit smoking after suffering a 'benign' heart attack on January 26.
Apr 11, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 11, 2017 22:36
[UK] Heart risk is 13 times higher for women who smoke: Female smokers are at the highest risk of serious heart attack
Young female smokers are nearly 13 times more likely to suffer a serious heart attack than non-smokers, a new study has found. Women under 50 were at the highest risk compared to both non-smokers and male smokers of the same age, according to British res
Apr 1, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 1, 2017 22:08
Smokers who needed a hip or knee replacement experienced better surgical outcomes and fewer adverse events including hospital readmissions, surgical site infections and blood clots if they were enrolled in a smoking cessation program prior to surgery, ac
Mar 16, 2017 PR Newswire
added Mar 16, 2017 18:29
Platelet activation, adhesion, inflammation, and aggregation potential are altered in the presence of electronic cigarette extracts of variable nicotine concentrations.
Nov 1, 2016 Platelets
added Mar 15, 2017 15:42
There is strong and consistent evidence that exposure to secondhand smoke causes heart attacks and that smokefree workplace and public place laws cut heart attacks (and other diseases). The most recent evidence comes from a large study in Sao Paolo, Brazi
Mar 6, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 7, 2017 12:45
A new anti-smoking campaign is being launched in the North East today with people being warned that even light smokers are still risking knocking years off their lifespan. Anti smoking group Fresh is re-launching the ‘Don’t be the 1’ campaign and warning
Feb 20, 2017 Shields Gazette (uk)
added Feb 21, 2017 15:23