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VIDEO: Tobacco breaks hearts - World No Tobacco Day 2018

You Tube
added Jun 4, 2018 15:27
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[Asia-pacific, Thailand] Second-hand smoke exposes Thais to health risks

ABOUT 17.3 million Thais are victims of second-hand smoking at home, with a prolonged daily exposure of 30 minutes imposing a greater risk of cardiovascular problems and strokes, Dr Prakit Vathesatogkit, head of Action on Smoking and Health Foundation sa
The Nation (th)
added May 21, 2018 23:47
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The 16 Deadliest Health Sins You Could Ever Commit

Tobacco makes the risk of lung cancer and heart attack soar, but that's only the beginning. “Smoking is the most destructive habit when it comes to lung health,” says geriatrician Robert Stall, MD, of Buffalo, New York. “It triggers conditions like emphys
Reader's Digest
added May 18, 2018 16:37
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[Asia-pacific] Singapore could have its own No Tobacco Day

The theme of this year's World No Tobacco Day, facilitated by the World Health Organisation (WHO), is "Tobacco and heart disease"...Singapore should also consider setting aside one day a week to kickstart a wellness-related effort towards a smoke-less en
TODAYonline (sg)
added May 18, 2018 04:36
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Dirty Air in Pregnancy May Raise Kid's Blood Pressure Risk

"The findings from our study are another piece of evidence that air pollution exposure can affect your health and could affect your baby's health as well," said senior study author Noel Mueller. Mueller's team found that children exposed to the highest
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 14, 2018 21:55
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AHA: Smoke-Free Laws Do Seem to Help Young Adults' Hearts

Laws and policies that prohibit smoking in workplaces and other public areas appeared to significantly lower the risk of cardiovascular disease among a group of young adults who were followed over a 20-year span. The study findings are consistent with pr
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 7, 2018 19:17
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Smoke-free laws do seem to help young adults' hearts

Laws and policies that prohibit smoking in workplaces and other public areas appeared to significantly lower the risk of cardiovascular disease among a group of young adults who were followed over a 20-year span. The study findings are consistent with
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 7, 2018 19:17
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CARROLL: It’s Time for a New Discussion of Marijuana’s Risks

The greatest concern with tobacco smoking is cancer, so it’s reasonable to start there with pot...They smoke more in public, raising worries about secondhand smoke. A two-year-old study made news recently by arguing that one minute of exposure to pot
New York Times
added May 7, 2018 16:23
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[New York] Tobacco use contributes to heart disease

Chautauqua County as having among the worst health ranking, and, not coincidentally, among the highest smoking rates in all of New York state. The focus of World No Tobacco Day 2018 is “Tobacco and heart disease.” The purpose of the campaign is to increa
Dunkirk (NY) Observer
added May 6, 2018 17:51
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Smoking linked to irregular heart rate

Smoking and alcohol consumption increase lifetime risk of a rapid and irregular heart rate, called atrial fibrillation, which can lead to a stroke, dementia, heart failure and other complications, a new study says. The results, published in the journal
The Health Site (in)
added May 3, 2018 02:49
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