Headlines Tagged with Cardio-vascular — 3,238 headlines found
* The analysis included 45 studies covering 33 laws * Smoking bans also cut health care costs * Doctor: Smoke-free laws protect non-smokers too
Oct 29, 2012 USA Today
added Nov 13, 2012 05:09
When smoking is banned in bars and workplaces, the number of people who suffer heart attacks and die drops within months, according to two new studies. They found benefits not only in saving lives, but in lowering the cost of medical care for heart atta
Oct 29, 2012 Minnesota Public Radio (MPR)
added Nov 13, 2012 04:28
Significant cuts seen in heart attacks, strokes, asthma
Oct 29, 2012 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 2, 2012 15:42
Four new studies offer powerful evidence of the dangers of smoking and the health benefits of quitting or not being exposed to secondhand smoke.
Oct 29, 2012 Forbes
added Nov 1, 2012 14:38
"We should now accept this as fact," says Richard Hurt, a professor of medicine at the Mayo Clinic who led one of the studies. Tobacco industry arguments that secondhand smoke isn't a major risk factor for heart disease, he says, are "just nonsense," bec
Oct 29, 2012 National Public Radio (NPR)
added Oct 31, 2012 18:42
Heart attacks dropped by one-third in one county in Minnesota after two smoke-free workplace ordinances went into place, a new study shows. The lead researcher on the work said that decline was likely due to less secondhand smoke exposure in restaurants
Oct 29, 2012 Reuters
added Oct 31, 2012 18:03
* The cardiovascular risk factors of smoking, hypertension, dyslipidemia, and type 2 diabetes each contribute to men's chance of developing significant peripheral artery disease and together account for most of the risk.
Oct 23, 2012 MedPage Today
added Oct 24, 2012 11:48
New research confirms that smoking, diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol levels can all raise men's risk for poor circulation in the legs, otherwise known as peripheral artery disease (PAD).
Oct 23, 2012 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 23, 2012 18:06
Impact on cardiovascular disease events of the implementation of Argentina's national tobacco control law
Implementation of the tobacco control law would produce significant public health benefits in Argentina. Strong advocacy is needed at national and international levels to get this law implemented throughout Argentina.
Oct 23, 2012 Tobacco Control
added Oct 23, 2012 06:30
Patients undergoing angioplasty, stent placement more likely to be overweight, smoke, have high blood pressure
Oct 18, 2012 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 23, 2012 06:54