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Light smoking 'doubles sudden heart death risk in women'

BBC Online
added Dec 12, 2012 13:10
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Smoking, Smoking Cessation and Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death in Women

In this large prospective cohort of women without CHD at baseline, a strong dose response relationship between cigarette smoking and SCD risk was observed, and smoking cessation significantlyreduced and eventually eliminated excess SCD risk. This suggests
Circulation
added Dec 12, 2012 13:08
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Just a single cigarette a day linked to sudden death

This headline comes from a large, long-term US study that assessed whether women's smoking habits affected their risk of sudden cardiac death (SCD), where the heart suddenly and unexpectedly stops beating. This usually happens because the electrical act
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Dec 12, 2012 13:03
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[Canada] Even half a pack a day female smokers spike their heart risk: study

Canadian Press
added Dec 12, 2012 10:10
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Smokers' Risk of Sudden Death Drops After Quitting

* Explain that an analysis of data from the Nurses' Health Study showed that risk of sudden cardiac death was higher in women who smoked and highest for those who smoked the most cigarettes for the longest duration. * Note that women who had quit smokin
MedPage Today
added Dec 11, 2012 19:10
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Even Light Smoking Boosts Women's Risk of Sudden Heart Death: Study

As few as 1 to 14 cigarettes daily doubled risk, researchers found
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 11, 2012 18:16
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Smoking Doubles Women’s Sudden Death Risk

Smoking cigarettes may more than double a woman’s risk of sudden cardiac death. But quitting can reduce that risk significantly over time, according to a new study.
WebMD
added Dec 11, 2012 18:12
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'Smoking kills 100000 in Pakistan annually'

This statistic was imparted by Dr Nadeem Rizvi, of the Jinnah Post-Graduate Medical Centre’s Department of Chest Medicine while addressing a seminar titled, “Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases (COPD):causes and remedies”, at a local hotel under the j
The News (pk)
added Nov 30, 2012 21:42
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Cost effectiveness of full coverage of the medical management of smoking cessation in France

Conclusions Compared to other health measures in primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease already covered by SHI, full coverage of smoking cessation is the most cost-effective approach.
Tobacco Control
added Nov 30, 2012 10:27
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[Hawaii] Smoke-Free Laws Reduce Heart Deaths

Hawaii was a leader in enacting smoke free legislation in the United States, in being only the 14th state to go smoke-free through a comprehensive law that protects workers and patrons throughout our state from exposure to second-hand smoke.
Honolulu Civil Beat
added Nov 16, 2012 18:26
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