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Heart attacks linked to lack of exercise, smoking, more than stress

People who have highly demanding jobs . . . are 23-per-cent more likely to have a heart attack . . . . But lighting up a cigarette . . . is far more damaging for your heart health, researchers said.
added Sep 16, 2012 12:57

Health Tip: Smokeless Tobacco Isn't Safe Either

Increases risk of cancer, ACS says
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 10, 2012 11:34

Recent E Cigarette Health Studies Suggest that Second Hand Smoke Dangers are Absent in Second Hand Vapor Produced by E-Cigs

The Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center in Athens, Greece has done an August 2012 ecig health study on the effects of e-cigarettes on the heart.
REDORBIT (formerly
added Sep 8, 2012 22:15

New Data Suggest Patient Smoking Habits Had No Impact on PLATO Study / Findings of a Greater Reduction in Thrombotic Cardiovascular Events with BRILINTA (ticagrelor) Compared to Clopidogrel

Business Wire
added Sep 8, 2012 22:11
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Impact of smoking cessation on the risk of subarachnoid haemorrhage: a nationwide multicentre case control study

We have demonstrated that cigarette smoking increases the risk of SAH, but smoking cessation decreases the risk in a time dependent manner, although this beneficial effect may be diminished in previous heavy smokers. To forestall tragic SAH events, our
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry
added Sep 6, 2012 07:04

[Turkey] Passive smoking increases platelet activation in healthy people

said Dr Kaya. "We investigated the effects of passive smoking on the levels of three parameters - mean platelet volume (MPV), carboxyhemoglobin (COHb) and lactate - in an effort to further understand this mechanism. We also looked at the correlation betwe
added Sep 2, 2012 14:13

[Europe] First-hand smoke, second-hand smoke or electronic cigarettes

ESC Congress 2012 Press Conference
European Society of Cardiology
added Sep 2, 2012 14:12
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[Turkey] Passive smoking increases platelet activation in healthy people

"We have shown that 1 hour exposure to passive smoking increases platelet activation, which could be the mechanism by which it contributes to increased risk of thrombotic events in healthy people. It is likely that prolonged exposure to passive smoking co
added Sep 2, 2012 14:09

[Florida] Chemical Found in Cigarette Smoke Causes Heart Disease

A chemical found in cigarette smoke lowers "good" cholesterol, which in turn increases the risk of developing heart disease. University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville researchers have found that benzo(a)pyrene (BaP), a toxic compound in cig
IBTimes (uk)
added Sep 2, 2012 12:48

[California] Sage Stallone's coronary disease may be tied to smoking

Sage Stallone, the son of Sylvester Stallone, died of coronary artery disease, and coroner's officials said his smoking might have played a role. Coroner Chief Craig Harvey said Sage Stallone had a history of being a heavy smoker, but his family said the
Los Angeles Times blogs
added Aug 31, 2012 11:49
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