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[Korea - South, UK] Smoking increases brain bleed risk

Smoking more than 20 cigarettes a day almost triples the chances of suffering a potentially fatal brain haemorrhage, research has shown.
Press Association (uk)
added Aug 30, 2012 10:33
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[Korea - South] Smoking Cessation Lowers Risk of Brain Bleed

* Note that the risk of subarachnoid hemorrhage was still elevated in those who had been heavy smokers even after they quit compared with non-smokers.
MedPage Today
added Aug 30, 2012 10:21

Smokers more than double their risk of burst aneurysm

Risk lessens over time if they quit, but still remains for heavy smokers
added Aug 29, 2012 21:32

Smokers more than double their risk of burst aneurysm

Smoking more than 20 cigarettes a day doubles the risk of a potentially fatal brain bleed as a result of a burst aneurysm, finds research published online in the Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery and Psychiatry.
Medical Xpress (
added Aug 29, 2012 21:29

[Germany, UK] Heart attacks among non-smokers fall by a QUARTER after ban stubs out passive smoking

A study in Germany found that the number of heart attacks in one city dropped by 26 per cent among non-smokers just two years after the ban came in.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 29, 2012 16:56

[Germany] Smoking Ban Offers The Most Benefit To Non-Smokers

MediLexicon (mx)
added Aug 29, 2012 20:12

[Germany] Electronic Cigarettes Have Slight Impact on Heart: Study

Appear to be far less toxic than tobacco cigarettes, researcher says
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 30, 2012 12:28

[Germany] ESC: Smoking Ban Cuts STEMI Rate in Non-smokers

* A regional ban on smoking that included the city of Bremen, Germany and Lower Saxony state apparently triggered a 26% reduction in STEMI among nonsmokers.
MedPage Today
added Aug 27, 2012 17:08

[France] FAST-MI: Young Women at Risk for MI

* Smoking and obesity seem to be the main drivers for more younger people in France, especially women, to have a first STEMI.
MedPage Today
added Aug 27, 2012 17:07

[Germany] ESC: Smoking May Thicken Young Arteries

* Young people who smoke regularly are likely to have "old" arteries. * Point out that no differences were found in the arteries between those who admitted to smoking at least once a month and nonsmokers, although those who smoked at least once a week h
MedPage Today
added Aug 27, 2012 17:05
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