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Dirty Air in Pregnancy May Raise Kid's Blood Pressure Risk

"The findings from our study are another piece of evidence that air pollution exposure can affect your health and could affect your baby's health as well," said senior study author Noel Mueller. Mueller's team found that children exposed to the highest
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 14, 2018 21:55
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As Younger Men's Smoking Rises, So Does Their Stroke Risk

And the more they smoke, the greater their stroke risk, reported the University of Maryland investigators..."We found that men who smoked were 88 percent more likely to have a stroke than men who never smoked," said lead researcher Janina Markidan, a univ
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 19, 2018 17:37
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Cigarette Smoking and Incident Heart Failure: Insights From the Jackson Heart Study

Conclusions—In blacks, cigarette smoking is an important risk factor for LV hypertrophy, systolic dysfunction, and incident HF hospitalization even after adjusting for effects on coronary heart disease.
Circulation
added Apr 17, 2018 16:43
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The State of US Health, 1990-2016 [FREE FULL TEXT]

Diet, tobacco use, and high systolic blood pressure were the leading causes of deaths while tobacco use, high body mass index, and diet were the leading risk factors for DALYs. For example, dietary risks accounted for 529 299 deaths in 2016, with 83.9% of
JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
added Apr 14, 2018 19:14
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Smokers' Diets Let Them Down, Too

The researchers found that compared to ex-smokers and people who never smoked, tobacco users have diets with a much higher energy density... "Along with smoking, poor diet is in the top three modifiable risk factors for cardiovascular disease," the study
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 5, 2018 15:46
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[California] Second-hand marijuana smoke has the SAME effect on arteries as cigarettes - but it takes longer to recover from

Marijuana smoke puts the same kind of strain on blood vessels that tobacco smoke does, research has revealed. Cannabis is now legal to use medicinally or recreationally in 29 states and two extracts from the plant have even been approved by the FDA to
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 23, 2018 20:05
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[California] Second-hand marijuana smoke has the SAME effect on arteries as cigarettes - but it takes longer to recover from

Marijuana smoke puts the same kind of strain on blood vessels that tobacco smoke does, research has revealed. Cannabis is now legal to use medicinally or recreationally in 29 states and two extracts from the plant have even been approved by the FDA to
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 23, 2018 15:05
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ARCHIVE: One Minute of Marijuana Secondhand Smoke Exposure Substantially Impairs Vascular Endothelial Function [FREE FULL TEXT]

One minute of exposure to marijuana SHS substantially impairs endothelial function in rats for at least 90 minutes, considerably longer than comparable impairment by tobacco...can exert similar adverse cardiovascular effects regardless of whether it is fr
Journal of the American Heart Association
added Mar 20, 2018 15:45
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[Florida] Secondhand Smoke and Screen Time: Prevention Insights at ACC

Interventions to prevent cardiovascular (CV) disease and diabetes, including those that target youth, were the focus of Saturday’s poster session, “Blood Pressure, Cigarette Smoking and Exercise: Key in the ABCDEs of Comprehensive Cardiovascular Preventi
The American Journal of Managed Care
added Mar 11, 2018 14:53
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Lungs, marijuana and cancer

Why it is thorny to study the effects of Cannabis sativa, also called marijuana. People who smoke both marijuana and tobacco make study outcomes difficult. Which one caused what? It’s hard for researchers to set standards to measure effects of illegal ma
Portsmouth (OH) Daily Times
added Feb 22, 2018 16:37
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