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Secondhand Smoke Exposure in Childhood and Adulthood in Relation to Adult Mortality Among Never Smokers [FREE FULL TEXT]

childhood secondhand smoke exposure, as well as adult secondhand smoke exposure, increase the risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease death in adulthood. Consistent with previous studies, the results also show that adult secondhand smoke is meaningf
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Sep 9, 2018 17:53
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Smoking reduces plasma bilirubin: Observational and genetic analyses in the Copenhagen General Population Study

Higher daily and cumulative tobacco consumption were associated with lower concentrations of plasma bilirubin in observational and genetic analyses, suggesting that the association is causal.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 8, 2018 19:59
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'Million Hearts' Project Aims to Prevent 1 Million Cardiac Crises

Heart attacks, strokes and other heart-related conditions caused 2.2 million hospitalizations in 2016... The CDC report showed the need for such action. It found that 71 million adults don't exercise, 54 million still smoke
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 7, 2018 11:09
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Million Hearts 2022 / Small Steps Are Needed for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention [FREE FULL TEXT]

rates of ... cardiovascular disease (CVD) events have plateaued...the frustratingly slow rate of improving population-level measures of cardiovascular health...small but statistically significant reductions were observed in combustible tobacco use and phy
JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
added Sep 7, 2018 02:28
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[Australia] Kyle Sandilands reveals more about his health issues

Kyle Sandilands has revealed new details about his health woes after taking two days off sick from his job at KIIS FM's The Kyle and Jackie O Show. ... Kyle then lit a cigarette, the paper reports, and said: 'I don't give a damn about dieting. I smoke abo
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 5, 2018 02:50
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[UK] How your heart age is key to heart attack or stroke risk

Public Health England is urging people over 30 to take an online test to find out their heart age, which indicates if they are at increased risk of suffering a heart attack or a stroke...One year after quitting smoking, a person's risk of heart disease i
BBC Online
added Sep 4, 2018 19:33
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[UK] Smoking and drinking can damage arteries `very early in life'

Dr Marietta Charakida, who was involved in the study, said: 'Injury to the blood vessels occurs very early in life as a result of smoking and drinking and the two together are even more damaging. 'Although studies have shown teenagers are smoking less i
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 29, 2018 23:14
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Smoking, Drinking a Double Whammy for Teens' Arteries: Study

Teens who drink or smoke already have stiffening arteries, and the risk is highest for those who are both heavy smokers and heavy drinkers, a new study reports. Arterial stiffening is a sign of blood vessel damage that increases the chances for heart att
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 29, 2018 21:43
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[UK] Teenagers who smoke and drink suffer ill effects by age of 17

Tests showed stiffening of the arteries had begun by this relatively young age. These physical changes have been linked with an increased risk of heart and blood vessel problems, such as stroke and heart attack, in later life. But the study also found th
BBC Online
added Aug 29, 2018 20:56
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[UK] Early vascular damage from smoking and alcohol in teenage years: the ALSPAC study

Smoking exposure even at low levels and intensity of alcohol use were associated individually and together with increased arterial stiffness. Public health strategies need to prevent adoption of these habits in adolescence to preserve or restore arterial
European Heart Journal
added Aug 29, 2018 20:53
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