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E-cigarettes and cigarettes worsen peripheral and central hemodynamics as well as arterial stiffness: A randomized, double-blinded pilot study [FREE FULL TEXT]

In addition to published studies, this is the first study that has observed the effects of using cigarettes, e-cigarettes with nicotine, or e-cigarettes without nicotine – the latter used as a control group. In the present study, we demonstrate acute cha
Vascular Medicine
added Jul 10, 2018 11:40
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Nicotine Delivery Rate and Its Abuse Potential: Impact of Menthol

We propose a placebo-controlled study that will enroll male and female tobacco smokers menthol (n=35) and non-menthol (n=35) who will participate in five experimental sessions. subjects will be given an IV infusion of either saline or 1 mg nicotine at ra
Clinical Trials.gov (NIH and FDA)
added Jul 9, 2018 18:17
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New study finds that e-cigarettes increase cardiovascular risk as much as cigarettes

Vascular Medicine, has brought new research to light on the significant health risks of e-cigarettes with nicotine. The study revealed that smokers of e-cigarettes experienced the same, if not higher level of cardiovascular elevation for prolonged periods
EurekAlert
added Jul 9, 2018 15:59
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Flavorings in Tobacco Products Induce Endothelial Cell Dysfunction

Our data suggest that short-term exposure of endothelial cells to flavoring compounds used in tobacco products have adverse effects on endothelial cell phenotype that may have relevance to cardiovascular toxicity.
Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology
added Jun 28, 2018 21:43
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[Australia] Anti-smoking advocates urge governments to plug gaps in smoke-free laws

Heart Foundation and Quit Victoria are urging all employers, especially those whose staff work outdoors, to follow Eastlink's lead and introduce smoke-free policies and state governments to plug gaps in existing smoke-free legislation, which leave many p
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jun 26, 2018 21:10
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Are medications for quitting smoking safe?

Healthcare practitioners should continue to offer counselling and medication for patients willing to try to quit smoking. The cardiovascular benefits of quitting smoking greatly outweigh the possible side effects of these medications.
Medical News Bulletin (ca)
added Jun 28, 2018 14:28
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Heart disease warning for bisexual men: Poor mental health, high rates of smoking and obesity put them at higher risk than any other orientation

Bisexual men may be more vulnerable to heart disease than their straight peers, new research suggests. More than 30 percent of American men suffer from heart disease and it has long remained a leading cause of death. Rates of heart disease, researche
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 23, 2018 10:48
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New restrictions make Canada the global leader of the pack for tobacco control

Heart & Stroke is thrilled to see robust regulations for plain and standardized packaging on all tobacco products. These measures are considered the strongest and most comprehensive in the world. "We applaud the federal government for its decisive action
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jun 22, 2018 21:11
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AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION: Tobacco aside, e-cigarette flavorings may harm blood vessels

Researchers found all nine flavors were dangerous to cells in the laboratory at the highest levels tested and all the flavorings impaired nitric oxide production in endothelial cells in culture (outside of the body). Several of the flavorings – menthol,
Patient Daily
added Jun 30, 2018 15:55
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Are e-cigarette flavorings toxic to the heart?

New research, published in Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, concludes that the chemicals used to create these flavors could be damaging blood vessels and the cells that line the inside of the heart. Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jun 20, 2018 15:54
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