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Wildfire Smoke May Spark Heart Troubles

"The results from our study suggest that PM2.5 exposure from wildfire smoke may be an important determinant of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest and IHD (ED visits and hospital admissions) and that susceptible persons such as older adults may be at higher ris
MedPage Today
added Jul 17, 2015 15:40
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Smoking, Preterm Births Increase a Woman's Heart Disease Risk

Risk more than triples for smokers who delivered premature babies, study shows
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 9, 2015 13:15
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[North Carolina] Catalyst trial results could aid merger plans with Targacept

Catalyst Biosciences Inc., the potential buyer of Targacept Inc., said Wednesday it has gained positive results from a Phase I clinical trial for its coagulation Factor VIIa as a potential treatment for hemophilia A and B patients. The companies announce
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 25, 2015 20:47
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[UK] One in FOUR people die from avoidable disease that could be prevented by living a healthier lifestyle - and MEN are most at risk

Coronary heart disease accounts for majority, with lung cancer most prevalent cause among women, Office for National Statistics reveals 60% of all avoidable deaths from 2001 to 2013 were among men
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 21, 2015 21:14
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[Finland] Smoking in front of your kids may increase their risk of heart disease as adults

The study’s results add to the growing evidence that exposure to smoking from parents has a lasting effect on children’s cardiovascular health in adulthood. Researchers tracked participants in the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study, which included
American Heart Association (AHA)
added Mar 23, 2015 18:58
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[UK] Will your JOB send you to an early grave? Millions say stress from work has driven them to eat junk, smoke, drink more alcohol and exercise less

Many feel their work life is leading them to eating a poor diet, preventing them from doing enough exercise and leading to excess drinking and smoking. The survey was carried out by the British Heart Foundation, which is now calling on employers to encou
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 15, 2015 19:08
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[UK] Mums who smoke and breastfeed harm child's health: Chances of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular raised even after a small exposure to nicotine in first months

Tests on rats fitted with nicotine implants provide stark warning for mums Nicotine exposure in first months affected cell and hormonal development Sensitivity of hormone which controls appetite lower in these infants
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 6, 2015 16:52
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Myocardial infarction among Danish HIV-infected individuals: Population attributable fractions associated with smoking

Smoking is associated with a higher risk of MI in the HIV-infected population than in the background population. Almost 3 of 4 MIs among HIV-infected individuals are associated with ever smoking compared to only 1 of 4 MIs among population controls. Smoki
Clinical Infectious Diseases
added Jan 29, 2015 10:52
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Y men are more likely to get cancer than women

Aside from the well-known dramatic increase it causes in the risk of lung cancer, smoking has now been found to obliterate a chromosome in blood cells that could offer vital protection against cancer growth elsewhere in the body.
New Scientist
added Dec 5, 2014 10:55
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Americans have 14 million smoking-related ailments: study

Using surveys, the researchers found that in 2009 roughly seven million Americans reported almost 11 million major medical conditions caused by smoking. Including ailments people don’t know they have or didn't report, that number climbs to 14 million med
Reuters
added Oct 14, 2014 11:36
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