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[Ohio] Cleveland Clinic researchers find link between smoking history and blood disorder prognosis

have discovered a link between smoking’s impact on how myelodysplastic syndrome, or MDS, progresses in patients. For the first time, specific genetic changes in MDS have been linked to a type of environmental exposure. The finding may someday pave the wa
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Dec 10, 2013 14:29
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Anti-Smoking Tx Doesn't Cause CVD Harm

The most widely used smoking cessation therapies did not appear to increase the risk for major adverse cardiovascular events, and bupropion (Wellbutrin, Zyban), actually showed a trend toward protecting against heart attack and stroke. * Note that nicoti
MedPage Today
added Dec 10, 2013 13:02
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[Asia, Malaysia] Hishamuddin to be discharged from hospital, vows to quit smoking

Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein has expressed his regret, vowing to adopt a healthier lifestyle and quit smoking. "I followed the developments of the assembly through the social media and friends who came to visit who shared the antics of the debate
The Star (my)
added Dec 8, 2013 13:36
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Quitting Smoking May Help Seniors' Hearts Sooner Than Thought

Past estimates held that it takes smokers about 15 years after they quit to lower their risk of heart attack, heart failure or stroke to that enjoyed by people who never smoked, said lead author Dr. Ali Ahmed, senior study researcher. Ahmed is a professo
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 3, 2013 19:15
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[Pennsylvania] LETTER: Editorial warning of e-cigarettes spot on

Thank you for your editorial "Agencies should bar e-cigarette sales to children." As a cardiologist and physician member of the Luzerne County Medical Society, I can't agree more and I'm glad to learn that the Pennsylvania Medical Society is working to
Hazleton (PA) Standard-Speaker
added Nov 30, 2013 14:55
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[UK] No fruit for ten years, a junk food diet and a 50-a-day cigarette habit... but David, 66, still insists he's as 'fit as a fiddle'

he suffered two heart attacks 10 years ago.... the attacks made him feel even younger. 'I actually died for a few seconds in the back of the ambulance and had to be resucitated,... that was hereditary. It was nothing to do with my diet or the cigarettes.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 30, 2013 11:34
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Heart disease risk reduces faster than previously thought following smoking cessation

Cigarette smokers who are over 65 years of age may be able to lower their risk of cardiovascular disease-related deaths to the level of never-smokers when they quit faster than previously reported, according to research presented at the American Heart As
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Nov 25, 2013 10:22
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Smokers who quit cut heart disease risk faster than previous estimates

Cigarette smokers who are over 65 years of age may be able to lower their risk of cardiovascular disease-related deaths to the level of never-smokers when they quit faster than previously reported, according to research presented at the American Heart Ass
American Heart Association (AHA)
added Nov 23, 2013 14:22
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Smokers who quit cut heart disease risk faster than previous estimates

Cigarette smokers who are over 65 years of age may be able to lower their risk of cardiovascular disease-related deaths to the level of never-smokers when they quit faster than previously reported, according to research presented at the American Heart Ass
ScienceDaily
added Nov 23, 2013 14:11
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ABRAMSON / REDBERG: Don’t Give More Patients Statins

80 percent of cardiovascular disease is caused by smoking, lack of exercise, an unhealthy diet, and other lifestyle factors. Statins give the illusion of protection to many people, who would be much better served, for example, by simply walking an extra 1
New York Times
added Nov 16, 2013 02:25
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