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Association of Cigarette Smoking From Adolescence to Middle-Age With Later Total and Cardiovascular Disease Mortality: The Harvard Alumni Health Study

Science Direct
added Oct 8, 2012 14:37
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Myocardial Infarction and Sudden Cardiac Death in Olmsted County, Minnesota, Before and After Smoke-Free Workplace Laws ONLINE FIRST

Conclusions A substantial decline in the incidence of MI was observed after smoke-free laws were implemented, the magnitude of which is not explained by community cointerventions or changes in cardiovascular risk factors with the exception of smoking pr
Archives of Internal Medicine
added Nov 1, 2012 14:27
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[India] 38% smokers unaware of tobacco risk to their heart

in a report titled 'Cardiovascular harms from tobacco use and second-hand smoke', commissioned by the World Heart Federation and authored by the International Tobacco Control Project in collaboration with the WHO, which came out in April 2012. The report
Times of India
added Oct 1, 2012 01:40
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Heart Disease Deaths in Europe Dropping: Report

over the last few years we have taken steps to lower blood pressure and cholesterol levels, and to highlight the dangers of smoking. These measures have helped enormously, but at the same time many lifestyle-linked changes, such as increasing obesity and
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 15, 2012 20:33
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The Effect of Smoking on Ligament and Cartilage Surgery in the Knee

The current literature reveals a negative influence of smoking on the results of knee ligament surgery, both from a basic science and clinical perspective, implying that smoking cessation would benefit patients undergoing these procedures. The associatio
American Journal of Sports Medicine
added Sep 26, 2012 15:10
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Smokers fare worse after knee surgery

Smokers have worse outcomes after knee surgery than non-smokers, including less-complete healing and more surgical complications, according to a new analysis. Smoking has a profound effect on circulation, "so that means it even affects musculoskeletal he
Reuters
added Sep 26, 2012 15:07
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Study of cigarette and waterpipe tobacco smoking shows knowledge gap in perceived health risks

People who smoke both cigarettes and waterpipes - dual users - lack sufficient knowledge about the risks of tobacco smoking and are at considerable risk for dependence and tobacco-related diseases, such as cancer, heart disease and stroke later in life, a
EurekAlert
added Sep 27, 2012 13:17
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Early Menopause May Double Heart Disease Risk, Study Says

Quitting smoking might help prolong menstruation, researchers suggest
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 19, 2012 14:13
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Protein Offers Link between Smoking and Cardiovascular Disease

A protein involved in bone formation and calcification has provided new insights into the development of smoking-related cardiovascular disease and may represent a new biomarker for assessing the harmful effects of tobacco smoke. The protein, osteoponin,
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
added Sep 17, 2012 17:28
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Heart attacks linked to lack of exercise, smoking, more than stress

People who have highly demanding jobs . . . are 23-per-cent more likely to have a heart attack . . . . But lighting up a cigarette . . . is far more damaging for your heart health, researchers said.
Reuters
added Sep 16, 2012 12:57
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