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The 3 Deadliest Diseases Caused by Smoking

nothing stands out as more glaring than the deaths that are directly attributable to cigarette smoking -- an average of 443,000 annually between 2000 and 2004, according to the CDC. Today I propose to examine the three most deadly diseases caused by cigar
Motley Fool
added Jul 5, 2013 21:58
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A Louisville Clinic Races to Adapt to the Health Care Overhaul

Patients and caregivers at Family Health Centers in Louisville ... The state has some of the nation’s highest rates of smoking, obesity and deaths due to cancer and diabetes. At this point, the only sure thing about putting the law’s many pieces in place
New York Times
added Jun 22, 2013 16:41
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Yale study reveals smoking is undertreated compared to other chronic conditions

smoking is drastically undertreated compared to chronic conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, or asthma. A recent Yale study reveals physicians are failing to treat tobacco use, despite the fact that it is the leading preventable cause of death in t
Yale News
added Jun 25, 2013 07:48
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James Gandolfini's Death From Heart Trouble at 51 a Sign of the Times

"The majority of the risk of heart disease can be attributed to lifestyle factors, such as smoking, lack of exercise, poor diet, diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol," Pande said. "The good news is that these are modifiable risk factors, wh
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 20, 2013 16:03
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Tony Soprano’s last stand: How heart disease may have led to James Gandolfini’s death

Gandolfini did it all: lived too heavy, enjoyed his fine cigars and packed in the food. Like a recipe for a perfect marinara, Gandolfini’s life was a perfect formula for a heart attack.
Fox News
added Jun 20, 2013 15:56
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'Sopranos' actor James Gandolfini, dead at 51, remembered as 'a genius'

Though the cause of death is not yet known, his managers believe that a heart attack killed the man who portrayed Tony Soprano ... Photos and anecdotes indicate that Gandolfini enjoyed cigars.
CNN
added Jun 20, 2013 15:54
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Gene Wilder: Richard Pryor Smoked Until His Death

Legendary comic Richard Pryor defied doctors' advice to smoke in his final days and continued to puff away even on his deathbed ... "He had a heart (issue), and he wanted to smoke. The doctor said, 'I am telling you, if you smoke, you will die. Don't smo
World Entertainment News Networki (WENN) (uk)
added Jun 15, 2013 16:39
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[UK] Groundbreaking research into conditions

There are a range of conditions that are likely to overwhelm the NHS in the coming years. Amy McMullen looks at the groundbreaking research that is being developed to try to hold back the tide
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jul 9, 2013 11:19
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OFFIT: Don't Take Your Vitamins

received a combination of vitamin A and beta carotene, or a placebo. Investigators stopped the study when they found that the risk of death from lung cancer for those who took the vitamins was 46 percent higher ... consumers don’t know that taking megavit
New York Times
added Jun 9, 2013 15:54
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New Study: Healthy Lifestyle Starts with No Smoking

underscores the huge benefits of adopting heart-healthy behaviors, and shows that not smoking has the greatest benefit of all. The study found that adopting four healthy behaviors – not smoking, regular exercise, eating a Mediterranean-style diet and kee
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 6, 2013 11:19
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