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[UK] County’s smokers at greater risk of stroke

Public Health England’s Smokefree Health Harms campaign highlights how dangerous chemicals in cigarettes, including arsenic and cyanide, flow through the body, damaging the heart and lungs and cells in the brain.
Lancashire Evening Post (uk)
added Dec 30, 2013 12:19
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[UK] New Year ad campaign targets smokers

Public Health England, an executive agency of the Department of Health, is rolling out a nationwide campaign focusing on the toxic cycle of dirty blood ... The campaign, called Toxic Cycle, will be backed by posters, online ads and billboards as well as
The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 30, 2013 12:18
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[UK] New Year ad campaign targets smokers

Public Health England, an executive agency of the Department of Health, is rolling out a nationwide campaign focusing on the toxic cycle of dirty blood ... The campaign, called Toxic Cycle, will be backed by posters, online ads and billboards as well as
The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 30, 2013 12:18
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[UK] Powerful anti-smoking campaign launched to show cyanide and arsenic damage

Smokefree Health Harms is spearheaded by Public Health England with the aim of showing smokers the harm done to the human system by arsenic and cyanide – just some of the dangerous chemicals present in cigarettes.
Metro Café (uk)
added Dec 30, 2013 12:48
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[UK] Quit smoking adverts highlight toxic risk to brain

A new public health campaign in England is highlighting the toxic damage tobacco smoke does to vital organs such as the brain, as well as the lungs. The TV adverts warn how smoke makes blood "dirty and thick with toxins" which then circulate in the body
BBC Online
added Dec 30, 2013 12:45
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Secondhand Smoke Linked to Higher Blood Lead Levels in Kids

Youths exposed to secondhand smoke (SHS) have higher blood lead levels (BLLs) than unexposed youths, potentially increasing their risk for neurodevelopmental problems, suggests a new study published online December 19 in Preventing Chronic Disease.
Medical Tribune
added Dec 23, 2013 23:19
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It's Not The Smoke, It's The Nicotine: E-Cigarettes May Damage Arteries

The safety of nicotine is widely controversial, and possibly not fully understood or researched – with advocates of e-cigarettes arguing that nicotine is safe, and others claiming that it’s actually quite harmful. A new study out of Brown University stat
Medical Daily
added Dec 20, 2013 19:04
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Preventing Chronic Disease | Trends in Tobacco Smoke Exposure and Blood Lead Levels Among Youths and Adults in the United States: The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999–2008 (PDF)

Youths with secondhand smoke exposure had blood lead levels suggestive of the potential for adverse cognitive outcomes. Despite remediation efforts in housing and the environment and declining smoking rates and secondhand smoke exposure in the United Stat
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Dec 23, 2013 23:24
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E-Cigarettes and Cardiovascular Risk: Beyond Science and Mysticism

recent studies have shown that various potentially harmful substances, especially nicotine, ultraparticles, and volatile organic compounds, may be effectively inhaled ... it is also considered a potentially effective method for smoking cessation, more foc
Seminars in Thrombosis and Hemostasis (Thieme Institutional Sales)
added Jan 13, 2014 09:46
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Nicotine in e-cigs, tobacco linked to heart disease

A new paper delivered at the American Society of Cell Biology annual meeting in New Orleans on Sunday suggests that nicotine can cause direct harm to cells in the heart.
CNN
added Dec 16, 2013 20:16
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