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The Mounting Evidence Against Electronic Cigarette Use

the adverse short-term effects on the cardiovascular system are a warning sign that they are not safe. By June 2018, the FDA is requiring e-cigarette manufacturers to have health warning labels on these products, just like other traditional tobacco produc
PulmonaryAdvisor
added Mar 29, 2018 17:29
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[Canada] Smoking abstinence 1 year after acute coronary syndrome: follow-up from a randomized controlled trial of varenicline in patients admitted to hospital

Varenicline was efficacious for smoking cessation in this high-risk patient population. However, 60% of patients who received treatment with varenicline still returned to smoking.
Canadian Medical Association Journal (ca)
added Mar 26, 2018 14:02
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[Canada] Tackling smoking cessation systematically among inpatients with heart disease ($$)

Canadian Medical Association Journal (ca)
added Mar 26, 2018 14:01
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[Canada] Smoking in patients with heart attack reduced with varenicline

In patients who have had a heart attack, the drug varenicline significantly reduced smoking during the following year, found a randomized controlled trial published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) . Patients who smoke after an acute coron
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Mar 26, 2018 13:58
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[California] Second-hand marijuana smoke has the SAME effect on arteries as cigarettes - but it takes longer to recover from

Marijuana smoke puts the same kind of strain on blood vessels that tobacco smoke does, research has revealed. Cannabis is now legal to use medicinally or recreationally in 29 states and two extracts from the plant have even been approved by the FDA to
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 23, 2018 20:05
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[California] Second-hand marijuana smoke has the SAME effect on arteries as cigarettes - but it takes longer to recover from

Marijuana smoke puts the same kind of strain on blood vessels that tobacco smoke does, research has revealed. Cannabis is now legal to use medicinally or recreationally in 29 states and two extracts from the plant have even been approved by the FDA to
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 23, 2018 15:05
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[UK] Lesbian, gay and bisexual adults have more heart issues than heterosexuals: Poor healthcare for sexual minorities drives up cardiovascular issues by 36%, study finds

Researchers found that lesbian, gay and bisexual people were more likely to smoke...could be due to a distrust in primary care physicians or a response to discrimination. 'I am not surprised...higher prevalence of smoking, poor diet and less physical act
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 20, 2018 22:04
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Majority of U.S. Adults Have Poor Heart Health: Study

"We can encourage diet and exercise by increasing access to healthy foods and safe places to exercise. These are influenced by communities and policy makers. Smoking rates can be influenced by tobacco control policies, such as smoking restrictions, tax p
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 20, 2018 19:40
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[California] Are There Risks From Secondhand Marijuana Smoke? Early Science Says Yes

Scientists are finding that, just as with secondhand smoke from tobacco, inhaling secondhand smoke from marijuana can make it harder for arteries to expand to allow a healthy flow of blood.
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Mar 19, 2018 19:39
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[Pennsylvania] Dirty Air May Harm Blacks More Than Whites

The western Pennsylvania study looked at the relationship between heart disease and a component of air pollution known as fine particulate matter...stems from factories, vehicles, power plants, fires and secondhand smoke.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 15, 2018 16:24
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