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[Greece] Greek study finds e-cigarettes no threat to heart

* Popular option among smokers trying to quit * "Safer alternative to tobacco cigarettes" - researcher * Bigger studies needed to examine long-term effects
AlertNet ( Thomson Reuters Foundation) (uk)
added Aug 25, 2012 11:50
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[Switzerland] Young Smokers Risk Cardio Disease From Artery Damage, Study Says

People who smoke cigarettes at a young age already have significant artery damage that can lead to cardiovascular disease, a study done by Swiss researchers shows. A narrowing of the carotid artery, known as CIMT, was detected in young regular smokers b
Bloomberg News
added Aug 25, 2012 11:35
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40 Proven Strategies to Improve Public Health

Affordable healthy foods, public smoking bans among the methods shown to work
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 24, 2012 05:22
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Evaluation of Tobacco Use and Cardiovascular Diseases

The purpose of this contract is to provide FDA with the required resources to conduct a study with subjects that meet the objectives and specifications detailed below. The ultimate objectives of the study are: 1) To evaluate whether and how individuals w
Federal Business Opportunities
added Aug 10, 2012 19:45
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QuickStats: Ten Most Common Chronic Conditions* Among Persons Living in Residential Care Facilities — National Survey of Residential Care Facilities, United States, 2010

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Aug 9, 2012 14:00
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Some Improvement in Heart Risk Factors for Americans: CDC

But nearly half have a predisposing issue such as hypertension, high cholesterol, agency says
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 4, 2012 01:01
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[Australia] Diehard smokers wanted

Southern Cross University Honours student Quilla Watt is recruiting people over 18 who smoke at least 10 cigarettes or more a day for a scientific study "attempting to determine whether live blood analysis is a valid tool in screening for oxidative stres
Northern Rivers Echo (au)
added Aug 2, 2012 06:07
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[Japan] Relationship between smoking and a new index of arterial stiffness, the cardio-ankle vascular index, in male workers: a cross-sectional study

Cigarette smoking is one of the major factors that increases arterial stiffness. The purpose of this study was to examine further the relationship between smoking status and arterial stiffness using a new index, the cardio-ankle vascular index (CAVI), in
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Jul 28, 2012 12:26
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[UK] Heavy smoker who 'died' from massive heart attack has turned his life around

Former Army bombardier Steve Furse, aged 54, used to smoke 60 a day, was overweight and inactive.
Plymouth Herald / This is Plymouth (uk)
added Jul 23, 2012 02:56
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[Nigeria] Don Canvasses Speedy Legislation Against Smoking

A PROFESSOR of Pathology, University of Ilorin, Adekunle Okesina has canvassed speedy legislations against cigarette smoking among Nigerians noting that the development if left unchecked could lead to high rate of atherosclerosis patients in the country.
Lagos Guardian (ng)
added Jul 17, 2012 13:36
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