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A comparative risk assessment of burden of disease and injury attributable to 67 risk factors and risk factor clusters in 21 regions, 1990—2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010

In 2010, the three leading risk factors for global disease burden were high blood pressure (7·0% [95% uncertainty interval 6·2—7·7] of global DALYs), tobacco smoking including second-hand smoke (6·3% [5·5—7·0]), and alcohol use (5·5% [5·0—5·9]). In 1990,
The Lancet (uk)
added Dec 13, 2012 14:09
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Chantix May Up Heart Risk, FDA Warns

MedPage Today
added Dec 13, 2012 12:46
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Chantix May Up Heart Risk, FDA Warns

A meta-analysis ordered by the agency and conducted by drugmaker Pfizer found a higher occurrence of major adverse cardiovascular events -- including death, MI, and stroke -- with the drug than with placebo.
MedPage Today
added Dec 12, 2012 18:08
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One cigarette raises risk of death, study finds

Cardiac arrest chance almost doubles for female smokers
PostMedia News (ca)
added Dec 12, 2012 15:34
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Smoking, Smoking Cessation and Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death in Women

In this large prospective cohort of women without CHD at baseline, a strong dose response relationship between cigarette smoking and SCD risk was observed, and smoking cessation significantlyreduced and eventually eliminated excess SCD risk. This suggests
Circulation
added Dec 12, 2012 13:08
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Just a single cigarette a day linked to sudden death

This headline comes from a large, long-term US study that assessed whether women's smoking habits affected their risk of sudden cardiac death (SCD), where the heart suddenly and unexpectedly stops beating. This usually happens because the electrical act
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Dec 12, 2012 13:03
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Smokers' Risk of Sudden Death Drops After Quitting

* Explain that an analysis of data from the Nurses' Health Study showed that risk of sudden cardiac death was higher in women who smoked and highest for those who smoked the most cigarettes for the longest duration. * Note that women who had quit smoki
MedPage Today
added Dec 15, 2012 10:37
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Light smoking 'doubles sudden heart death risk in women'

BBC Online
added Dec 12, 2012 13:10
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[Canada] Even half a pack a day female smokers spike their heart risk: study

Canadian Press
added Dec 12, 2012 10:10
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Smokers' Risk of Sudden Death Drops After Quitting

* Explain that an analysis of data from the Nurses' Health Study showed that risk of sudden cardiac death was higher in women who smoked and highest for those who smoked the most cigarettes for the longest duration. * Note that women who had quit smokin
MedPage Today
added Dec 11, 2012 19:10
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