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[UK] Even one cigarette a day is harmful to your heart

Smoking only one cigarette a day raises the risk of developing heart disease by half, according to a large review of research. Researchers said that the effects they found were much higher than expected and meant that smokers should aim to quit entirely
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 25, 2018 02:12
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Smoking just one cigarette a day puts your heart health at risk.

The British Medical Journal Wednesday published a review of research that shows smoking even one cigarette a day carries a surprisingly high risk of developing coronary heart disease (CHD) and stroke. This report is the first on light smoking and heart d
Consumer Reports
added Apr 16, 2018 19:36
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Smoking Just One Cigarette a Day Raises MI, Stroke Risk

Smokers who light up just once a day have a significantly increased risk for heart disease and stroke, equivalent to about half the excess risk seen in heavy smokers, researchers report. Their meta-analysis of 141 prospective cohort studies conducted in
MedPage Today
added Jan 28, 2018 04:13
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EDITORIAL: Just one cigarette a day seriously elevates cardiovascular risk

The take home message for smokers is that any exposure to cigarette smoke is too much. The message for regulators dealing with newly marketed “reduced risk” products is that any suggestion of seriously reduced CHD and stroke from using these products is
British Medical Journal
added Jan 26, 2018 00:31
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[UK-Overseas Territories] Low cigarette consumption and risk of coronary heart disease and stroke: meta-analysis of 141 cohort studies in 55 study reports [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smoking only about one cigarette per day carries a risk of developing coronary heart disease and stroke much greater than expected: around half that for people who smoke 20 per day. No safe level of smoking exists for cardiovascular disease. Smokers shou
British Medical Journal
added Jan 25, 2018 21:26
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[UK-Overseas Territories] Smoking Just One Cigarette a Day Raises MI, Stroke Risk

Smokers who light up just once a day have a significantly increased risk for heart disease and stroke, equivalent to about half the excess risk seen in heavy smokers, researchers report. Their meta-analysis of 141 prospective cohort studies conducted in
MedPage Today
added Jan 25, 2018 21:14
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Public Health Consequences of E-Cigarettes [FREE FULL TEXT] (PDF) (613pp)

Given how rapidly the e-cigarette product marketplace and user population are changing, there will undoubtedly be many new issues that are currently unknown and will require careful surveillance and scientific scrutiny. The approaches taken by the committ
National Academies Press
added Jan 24, 2018 00:45
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Smoking and the Heart

Each year, in the United States alone, cigarettes are responsible for up to a third of all deaths from heart disease...Smoking increases your risk of cardiovascular disease two to four-fold. Your risk goes up with the number of cigarettes you smoke, start
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 23, 2018 00:47
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Smoker's Face

The term was first coined in 1985 by Douglas Model, a British doctor. Model saw a pattern between smoking and wrinkling, so he began surveying patients at an outpatient clinic to see if he could guess, by their faces alone, whether or not they smoked. He
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 23, 2018 00:46
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Will Smoking Pot Harm Your Heart? Experts Weigh In

There's not enough scientific evidence to say one way or the other how marijuana affects heart health, a new review has concluded. "Our review found insufficient evidence to draw meaningful conclusions that marijuana use is associated with cardiovascula
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 23, 2018 00:46
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