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[UK] Vaping may raise cancer and heart disease risk, study suggests

Nicotine in e-cigarettes may convert into DNA-damaging chemicals, mouse trial indicates, but critics say results are irrelevant to humans
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 29, 2018 18:37
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Smoking Just One Cigarette a Day Raises MI, Stroke Risk

Smokers who light up just once a day have a significantly increased risk for heart disease and stroke, equivalent to about half the excess risk seen in heavy smokers, researchers report. Their meta-analysis of 141 prospective cohort studies conducted in
MedPage Today
added Jan 28, 2018 04:13
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EDITORIAL: Just one cigarette a day seriously elevates cardiovascular risk

The take home message for smokers is that any exposure to cigarette smoke is too much. The message for regulators dealing with newly marketed “reduced risk” products is that any suggestion of seriously reduced CHD and stroke from using these products is
British Medical Journal
added Jan 26, 2018 00:31
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[UK] Only Smoke 1 Cigarette a Day? It Can Still Kill You

The bottom line: "No safe level of smoking exists for cardiovascular disease," wrote the team led by Allan Hacksaw, of UCL Cancer Institute at University College, London. "Smokers should quit instead of cutting down, using appropriate cessation aids if
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 25, 2018 22:14
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[UK] One cigarette a day 'increases heart disease and stroke risk'

People who smoked even one cigarette a day were still about 50% more likely to develop heart disease and 30% more likely to have a stroke than people who had never smoked, researchers said. They said it showed there was no safe level of smoking for such
BBC Online
added Jan 25, 2018 21:27
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[UK] Even one cigarette a day greatly raises cardiovascular risk, experts warn

Cutting out cigarettes – not just cutting down – is necessary to dramatically reduce the chance of cardiovascular problems say the study’s authors. Smoking just one cigarette a day is more dangerous than commonly thought, say researchers who have found
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 25, 2018 21:26
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[UK-Overseas Territories] Low cigarette consumption and risk of coronary heart disease and stroke: meta-analysis of 141 cohort studies in 55 study reports [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smoking only about one cigarette per day carries a risk of developing coronary heart disease and stroke much greater than expected: around half that for people who smoke 20 per day. No safe level of smoking exists for cardiovascular disease. Smokers shou
British Medical Journal
added Jan 25, 2018 21:26
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[UK-Overseas Territories] Smoking Just One Cigarette a Day Raises MI, Stroke Risk

Smokers who light up just once a day have a significantly increased risk for heart disease and stroke, equivalent to about half the excess risk seen in heavy smokers, researchers report. Their meta-analysis of 141 prospective cohort studies conducted in
MedPage Today
added Jan 25, 2018 21:14
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[UK] Even one cigarette a day is harmful to your heart

Smoking only one cigarette a day raises the risk of developing heart disease by half, according to a large review of research. Researchers said that the effects they found were much higher than expected and meant that smokers should aim to quit entirely
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 25, 2018 02:12
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Public Health Consequences of E-Cigarettes [FREE FULL TEXT] (PDF) (613pp)

Given how rapidly the e-cigarette product marketplace and user population are changing, there will undoubtedly be many new issues that are currently unknown and will require careful surveillance and scientific scrutiny. The approaches taken by the committ
National Academies Press
added Jan 24, 2018 00:45
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