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Secondhand Smoke Linked to Early Heart Disease, Study Finds

The more you're exposed to secondhand tobacco smoke, the more likely you are to develop early signs of heart disease, a new study indicates. The findings suggest that exposure to secondhand smoke may be more dangerous than previously thought, according t
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 8, 2013 06:55

Secondhand smoke exposure linked to signs of heart disease

the more you are exposed to secondhand tobacco smoke--whether it was during your childhood or as an adult, at work or at home--the more likely you are to develop early signs of heart disease, according to research being presented at the American College o
added Mar 8, 2013 02:33

[UK] VIDEO: Call to action on reducing avoidable deaths

Improvements in the fight against the 5 major causes of death, including new plans to tackle cardiovascular disease, could save 30,000 lives by 2020, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has announced today.
Department of Health (uk)
added Mar 5, 2013 10:11

Effects of smoking and smoking cessation on human serum metabolite profile: results from the KORA cohort study

Conclusions: We showed that smoking-related changes in human serum metabolites are reversible after smoking cessation, consistent with the known cardiovascular risk reduction. The metabolites identified may serve as potential biomarkers to evaluate the s
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Mar 5, 2013 15:27

[Jamaica] 'Pass tobacco control laws now' - Barton

Professor Everard Barton, chief of nephrology at the University Hospital of the West Indies, and chairman of Caribbean Institute of Nephrology, has called on the Government to make haste in passing tobacco-control legislation. Barton, speaking during a
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Mar 3, 2013 12:39

VA Joins With Million Hearts Campaign

The Million Hearts™ campaign encourages a targeted focus on the “ABCS” – Aspirin for people at risk, Blood pressure control, Cholesterol management, and Smoking cessation ––all of which address the major risk factors for cardiovascular disease and can
VA - U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
added Mar 29, 2013 13:50

[UK] CLARKE: (blog) Confessions of an ex-smoker: 'At 52 I was shuffling back to my bed like an 80

This year’s I’m supporting No Smoking Day. The point isn’t to badger people into quitting – it’s to encourage people just like me to think about how they could spend the money they’d save by quitting – even in a week and of course the health benefits. I’
The Independent (uk)
added Feb 28, 2013 04:14

[Germany, UK] 'Never too late to quit smoking' ($$)

Scientists at the German Cancer Research Centre found that people in their 50s and 60s could cut their heart disease risk by 40 per cent within five years of giving up. Their study is published in the European Journal of
Times Of London (uk)
added Feb 23, 2013 20:34

[Germany] Smoking Cessation in Old Age: Less Heart Attacks and Strokes Within Only Five Years
added Feb 21, 2013 17:15

[Germany] Impact of smoking and quitting on cardiovascular outcomes and risk advancement periods among older adults

Smoking is a strong risk factor for cardiovascular events even at older age. Smoking cessation is highly and rapidly beneficial also at advanced age.
European Journal of Epidemiology
added Feb 21, 2013 13:35
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