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Thirdhand smoke affects weight, blood cell development in mice

The sticky residue left behind by tobacco smoke can do worse damage than stinking up furniture and discoloring walls. Exposure to thirdhand smoke leads to biological effects on weight and cell development that could be damaging to one's health, according
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Feb 8, 2017 14:56
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[UK] Craven smokers urged to stub out the habit

The plea has been issued by North Yorkshire County Council after new figures showed the extent of the damage caused to the heart by smoking. Public Health England has revealed that 45 people a day die from cardiovascular disease due to smoking.
Craven Herald (uk)
added Feb 7, 2017 16:25
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E-Cigarette Smoking May Be Bad for Your Heart

The study found that certain markers for heart disease risk were higher in e-cigarette users than in nonusers. For example, e-cigarette users had higher levels of adrenaline in their hearts, compared with nonusers. They also had elevated levels of inflam
LiveScience.com (Yahoo!)
added Feb 7, 2017 00:16
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EDITORIAL: Are Electronic Cigarette Users at Increased Risk for Cardiovascular Disease?

proponents of e-cigarettes argue that many of the harmful health outcomes of combustible cigarettes, such as lung cancer, emphysema, and heart disease, are unlikely to be associated with long-term e-cigarette use. Indeed, Public Health England has declare
JAMA Ophthalmology
added Feb 5, 2017 15:21
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Increased Cardiac Sympathetic Activity and Oxidative Stress in Habitual Electronic Cigarette Users

habitual e-cigarette use was associated with a shift in cardiac autonomic balance toward sympathetic predominance and increased oxidative stress, both associated with increased cardiovascular risk.
JAMA Ophthalmology
added Feb 5, 2017 15:20
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GLANTZ: The evidence that e-cigs increase cardiovascular risk keeps piling up: Effects on heart rhythm and oxidative stress

While e-cigarette advocates keep stressing the widely-accepted fact that e-cigarettes deliver lower levels of most cancer-causing chemicals, they remain silent on the growing and quite consistent evidence that e-cigarette use increases the risk of cardio
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 5, 2017 15:19
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Early exposure to thirdhand cigarette smoke affects body mass and the development of immunity in mice [FREE FULL TEXT]

Our results demonstrate that neonatal THS exposure decreases bodyweight and that THS exposure induces persistent changes in the hematopoietic system independent of age at exposure. These results also suggest that THS exposure may have adverse effects on h
Scientific Reports
added Feb 3, 2017 21:08
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Study finds thirdhand smoke affects weight, blood cells

Researchers at the University of California at Berkeley found that thirdhand smoke can lead to lower weight and damage to blood cell development in lab mice. Thirdhand smoke is the sticky residue left on surfaces like furniture, clothing and walls from t
UPI
added Feb 3, 2017 21:04
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[UK] E-cigarettes DO increase your risk of heart disease, study claims

Scientists have found that habitual users of e-cigarettes are more likely to have increased adrenaline levels in the heart and increased oxidative stress, risk factors associated with cardiovascular disease. First marketed in the UK in 2005, and in the
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 2, 2017 19:36
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One Way e-Cigarettes May Up CV Risk: Altering HR Variability

Habitual e-cigarette use may increase the risk of cardiovascular disease by shifting the cardiac autonomic balance toward greater sympathetic activity and increasing oxidative stress, according to new research[1]. "The central message for cardiologists f
Medical Tribune
added Feb 2, 2017 16:08
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