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

MediLexicon (mx)
added Aug 29, 2012 20:12
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[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
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[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
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[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
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[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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[Germany] Non-smokers benefit most from smoking ban

After implementation of such a smoking ban on 1 January 2008 in the metropolitan area of Bremen in northwest Germany (800,000 inhabitants) a 16% decline in ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) was observed.
ScienceDaily
added Aug 27, 2012 14:12
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[Turkey] Passive smoking increases platelet activation in healthy people

said Dr Kaya. "We investigated the effects of passive smoking on the levels of three parameters - mean platelet volume (MPV), carboxyhemoglobin (COHb) and lactate - in an effort to further understand this mechanism. We also looked at the correlation betwe
EurekAlert
added Sep 2, 2012 14:13
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[Turkey] Passive smoking increases platelet activation in healthy people

"We have shown that 1 hour exposure to passive smoking increases platelet activation, which could be the mechanism by which it contributes to increased risk of thrombotic events in healthy people. It is likely that prolonged exposure to passive smoking co
EurekAlert
added Sep 2, 2012 14:09
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[Turkey] Passive smoking can increase platelet activation in the blood

Researchers from the Erciyes University in Turkey found that passive smoking increased levels of platelet activation, lactate and carbon monoxide in the blood.
Indian Express
added Aug 26, 2012 20:26
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