Headlines Tagged with Cardio-vascular — 3,261 headlines found
This letter, sent to the San Francisco supervisor who is sponsoring legislation on how to implement legalized marijuana in San Francisco, urges her to keep public health issues in mind. So far, the health community has been all but absent from the publi
Nov 10, 2017 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 10, 2017 22:06
The number of people dying prematurely from coronary heart disease in Wales has been cut by nearly 70% in the past 20 years, a new report has revealed... The report said this was due to the improved detection of heart disease among GPs, the ban on smoking
Nov 6, 2017 BBC Online
added Nov 6, 2017 15:43
[China] Relationships of drinking and smoking with peripheral arterial stiffness in Chinese community-dwelling population without symptomatic peripheral arterial disease
Cigarette smoking had an independent relationship with peripheral artery stiffness, and there was no independent relationship between alcohol drinking and peripheral arterial stiffness in Chinese community-dwelling population without symptomatic PAD.
Oct 25, 2017 BioMed Central (uk)
added Oct 28, 2017 00:47
[Japan, USA] Decreasing popularity of e-cigarettes could 'open the floodgates' for smoking alternative heat-not-burn tobacco
A smoking trend that’s taken over Japan could soon be making its debut in the American market, possibly eclipsing e-cigarettes as a “more authentic” alternative to traditional tobacco products. Heat-not-burn cigarettes are battery-powered devices that t
Oct 17, 2017 CardioVascular Business.com
added Oct 18, 2017 02:52
“It’s too early to measure impact because a lot of people have been hoarding cigarettes in the last few months knowing that the prices will go up," commented the doctor who has served as the president of the Emirates Cardiac Society in the past. “Many
Oct 17, 2017 Al Arabiya News Channel (ae)
added Oct 17, 2017 17:59
While vaping is most popular with smokers who are hoping to break their addiction to cigarettes, a recent study reported in the Journal of Vascular Surgery found "a very modest effect on abstinence rates through the use of electronic cigarettes."
Oct 17, 2017 PR Newswire
added Oct 17, 2017 13:08
It's the hospital's Initiative Against In-Hospital Cigarette Smoking project. Since one of the risk factors leading to heart diseases is smoking, the hospital is seeking to provide not only a cure but also preventive measures...."We are not just telling t
Oct 14, 2017 Xinhua Newswire
added Oct 14, 2017 16:01
harmful to children and babies as well and can exacerbate the onset of sudden unexplained death in infants (SUDI), bronchitis, pneumonia, and asthma.
Oct 10, 2017 Zee News (in)
added Oct 11, 2017 04:06
Speaking about this, Dr TS Kler, Chairman, Pushpawati Singhania Heart Institute, New Delhi said, "Passive smoking or exposure to secondhand smoke is a 'hidden' risk factor for heart disease and needs more awareness and attention. Breathing secondhand smo
Oct 10, 2017 Business Standard (in)
added Oct 10, 2017 20:33
Chronic exposure to snuff and snus suppresses circulating levels of EPCs, endothelial microparticles and immune cells, but increases plasma TNF- levels. These effects of smokeless tobacco products are attributable, at least in part, to nicotine.
Oct 7, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 9, 2017 10:47