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[UK] Craven smokers urged to stub out the habit

The plea has been issued by North Yorkshire County Council after new figures showed the extent of the damage caused to the heart by smoking. Public Health England has revealed that 45 people a day die from cardiovascular disease due to smoking.
Craven Herald (uk)
added Feb 7, 2017 16:25
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[UK] Cumbrian smokers urged to quit as shocking new figures reveal risk to heart

Cumbria County Council is encouraging smokers in the county to contact their local pharmacy to access free support to quit, as a new Public Health England campaign reveals that 45 people a day die of cardiovascular disease (CVD) caused by smoking – over
Cumbria Crack (uk)
added Jan 4, 2017 06:07
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[UK] Video: PHE reveals 45 people die every day from smoking

Public Health England reveals 45 people die every day of cardiovascular disease caused by smoking
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 30, 2016 23:09
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[Asia, India] Message on dangers of smoking not getting through: Cardiologist

The message about the dangers of smoking and its correlation with heart attacks is not getting through to the public strongly enough, a leading cardiologist has warned and added that younger smokers are at the greatest risk. While the government can res
Business Standard (in)
added Dec 12, 2016 06:26
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ARCHIVE: The Effects of Smoking on Levels of Endothelial Progenitor Cells and Microparticles in the Blood of Healthy Volunteers [FREE FULL TEXT]

Brief active smoking of one cigarette generated an acute release of EPC and MPs, of which the latter contained nuclear matter. Together, these results demonstrate acute effects of cigarette smoke on endothelial, platelet and leukocyte function as well as
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Dec 11, 2016 16:42
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Pronounced increase in risk of acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in younger smokers [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions Smoking was associated with an eightfold increased risk of acute STEMI in younger smokers, when compared to ex- and never smokers. Further efforts to reduce smoking in the youngest are needed.
added Nov 30, 2016 06:03
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Secondhand Pot Smoke May Damage Blood Vessels

One minute of exposure to marijuana secondhand smoke was associated with substantial transient impairment of vascular endothelial function, according to results of an animal study. Blood vessels took a full 90 minutes to recover function after 60 second
MedPage Today
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59
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Heart Failure After Heart Attack Tied to Cancer Risk in Study

These findings suggest that smoking and alcohol use could be playing major roles in both heart failure and cancer, study co-author Roger said.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 12, 2016 15:11
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Cancer Risk Higher With Heart Failure in MI Survivors / Not clear yet if association is causal

They proposed that shared risk factors for HF and cancer might play a role in these results -- for example, age, sex, smoking status, and alcohol intake. It is also possible that patients given an HF diagnosis were more closely monitored in the clinical
MedPage Today
added Jul 12, 2016 14:59
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[Europe, USA] Single motherhood tied to slightly raised heart disease risk

single women with children and jobs were ...77 percent more likely to smoke, the study found... Single women without kids in Europe were less likely to have high blood pressure and more likely to have a history of smoking than their U.S. peers.
added Jun 18, 2016 16:18
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