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[Indiana] Celebrating World Heart Day

Sept. 29 is World Heart Day...24 percent of coronary heart disease deaths among U.S. adults age 35 and older are due to smoking, and about 34,000 heart disease deaths nationwide are due to secondhand smoke.
Washington (IN) Times-Herald
added Sep 30, 2017 21:36
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Video: Scientist explains how nicotine in just one e-cigarette can cause changes to the heart

Here Dr Holly R Middlekauff, senior study author and professor of cardiology and physiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, explains why even though e-cigarettes may help smokers quit tobacco, they can be harmful if used for prolonged per
Scroll.in (in)
added Sep 28, 2017 18:19
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[Sweden] E-Cigarettes Increase Vital Signs and Arterial Stiffness

Significant increases in blood pressure (BP), heart rate, and arterial stiffness are seen in the first 30 minutes after smoking electronic-cigarettes containing nicotine, according to a new study. Researchers at the Karolinska Institutet (KI; Solna, Swe
hospimedica.com
added Sep 27, 2017 21:11
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Sympathomimetic Effects of Acute E‐Cigarette Use: Role of Nicotine and Non‐Nicotine Constituents [FREE FULL TEXT]

The acute sympathomimetic effect of e‐cigarettes is attributable to the inhaled nicotine, not to non‐nicotine constituents in e‐cigarette aerosol, recapitulating the same heart rate variability pattern associated with increased cardiac risk in multiple po
Journal of the American Heart Association
added Sep 20, 2017 23:00
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Impact of Electronic Cigarettes on the Cardiovascular System [FREE FULL TEXT]

there is increasing evidence that short term e‐cigarette exposure exerts deleterious effects on multiple biological systems, but the mechanism by which these effects occur is presently unknown. While the long‐term effects have not yet been studied, one ca
Journal of the American Heart Association
added Sep 20, 2017 23:00
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Just one e-cigarette might raise adrenaline in the heart

For the experiment, researchers asked 33 healthy nonsmokers to come to a lab on different days to try an e-cigarette with nicotine, a nicotine-free alternative, and a sham device that wasn’t a real e-cigarette. Each time, participants wore a heart rhythm
Reuters
added Sep 20, 2017 22:57
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[California] One e-cigarette with nicotine leads to adrenaline changes in nonsmokers’ hearts

“These findings challenge the concept that inhaled nicotine is benign, or safe,” Middlekauff said. “Our study showed that acute electronic cigarette use with nicotine increases cardiac adrenaline levels. And it’s in the same pattern that is associated w
University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
added Sep 20, 2017 22:56
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E-cigarettes DO inflict life-long damage on nonsmokers' hearts that is similar to tobacco cigarettes, a study claims

They found the nicotine in one e-cig increased adrenaline levels in the body for a healthy nonsmoker, which can cause heart attack or sudden death. It is recommended for nonsmokers to avoid using e-cigs to protect themselves from risks that are similar
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 20, 2017 22:52
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Will an E-Cigarette Harm Your Heart?

The nicotine in e-cigarette vapor may cause adrenaline levels to spike in the heart, potentially increasing risk of heart attack and sudden cardiac death, a new study... studies show that e-cigarettes still could pose a threat to health because of the nic
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 20, 2017 22:42
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[UK] Smoking number one risk factor for PAD

Smoking and diabetes are the two leading risk factors for peripheral artery disease (PAD), a narrowing of the arteries which can result in amputation...Diabetics who smoked were 16 times more likely to develop PAD than non-smoking non-diabetics.
University of Dundee (uk)
added Sep 20, 2017 14:19
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