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E-Cigarettes May Raise Risk for Heart Attack

Combined data from two national surveys of more than 69,000 people 18 and older carried out in 2014 and 2016 showed that compared with people who never used e-cigarettes, daily users almost doubled their risk for heart attack. Cigarette smoking alone ne
New York Times
added Aug 24, 2018 13:08
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[UK] Vapers who use e-cigarettes every day are almost TWICE as likely to suffer a heart attack as non-smokers

The first-of-its-kind study also found that those who both smoke and vape every day are almost five times more at risk of the life-threatening condition. Study author Dr Stanton Glantz, from the University of California, San Francisco, said: 'Most adult
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 23, 2018 11:53
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Risk of heart attacks is double for daily e-cigarette users

Use of e-cigarettes every day can nearly double the odds of a heart attack, according to a new analysis of a survey of nearly 70,000 people. The research also found that dual use of e-cigarettes and conventional cigarettes -- the most common use pattern
ScienceDaily
added Aug 23, 2018 00:36
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Association Between Electronic Cigarette Use and Myocardial Infarction

Conclusions Daily e-cigarette use, adjusted for smoking conventional cigarettes as well as other risk factors, is associated with increased risk of myocardial infarction.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Aug 23, 2018 00:32
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GLANTZ: Risk of Heart Attacks Is Double for Daily E-Cigarette Users

We just published "Association Between Electronic Cigarette Use and Myocardial Infarction" in American Journal of Preventive Medicine. Here is the UCSF press release describing the study:
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 23, 2018 00:28
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[France, UK] The 7 health tests that can tell if YOU are at risk of dementia: Smokers and people who are overweight or have unhealthy diets are most at risk

Scientists have revealed the seven health tests that tell a person their risk of developing dementia in later life. These seven tests are whether a person: smokes, is overweight, exercises regularly, eats fish and fruit or vegetables often, and has heal
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 22, 2018 20:16
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[Ireland] So, you enjoy a social smoke? Can social smoking damage your health and why do we do it?

So, why do some people tend to smoke at social events and nights out, when it isn't something they would usually do day-to-day? "Social smoking is nothing to do with addiction to nicotine," explains Fiona. "It is all about the desire to belong. When we
Irish Independent (ie)
added Aug 22, 2018 18:02
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Prevention and cessation best options to reduce tobacco-related heart disease

A new review--published today in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology--examines policies to achieve complete cigarette abstinence as part of efforts to reduce the risk of heart disease. "This manuscript is the second in an eight-part health
EurekAlert
added Aug 21, 2018 10:35
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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 Aug 20, 2018 16:04
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Childhood Exposure to Secondhand Smoke Increases Death From COPD in Adulthood

increases the risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...also suggests secondhand smoke exposure in adulthood increases the risk of death not only from COPD but also from ischemic heart disease and stroke.
The American Journal of Managed Care
added Aug 20, 2018 15:41
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