Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Cardio-vascular 3,436 headlines found

3 Views

[New York] MAXSON: Got a Minute: Clean Air Act 10 years old; eateries still thrive

Consider yourself lucky to live in a state that puts the health of its residents before the desires of some businesses and a minority of the population that smokes.
Genesee Country (NY) Express
added Jul 25, 2013 12:00
6 Views

[New York] Governor Cuomo Announces Impact of the NYS Clean Indoor Air Act on 10th Anniversary of the Law's Passage

released new statistics showing the health benefits for New Yorkers of reduced exposure to second hand smoke, including reductions in heart attack hospitalizations and fewer middle and highs school students being exposed to cigarette smoke.
Office of the Governor (NY)
added Jul 25, 2013 11:44
10 Views

PRELIMINARY SCIENTIFIC EVALUATION OF THE POSSIBLE PUBLIC HEALTH EFFECTS OF MENTHOL VERSUS NONMENTHOL CIGARETTES (PDF)

likely associated with increased smoking initiation by youth and young adults. Further, the data indicate that menthol in cigarettes is likely associated with greater addiction. Menthol smokers show greater signs of nicotine dependence and are less lik
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jul 23, 2013 12:13
3 Views

Racial Disparities in Life Spans Narrow, but Persist

some drivers of black disadvantage are preventable, like heart disease. Public health efforts should focus on reducing risk factors like smoking, poor diet and hypertension, he said.
New York Times
added Jul 18, 2013 09:59
7 Views

Mortality Risks Associated With Environmental Tobacco Smoke Exposure in the United States

Conclusions: I found an association between high ETS exposure and heart disease mortality risk among never-smokers during short-term mortality follow-up using U.S. national health survey data. I also found that ETS exposure among U.S. nonsmokers has sub
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 13, 2013 21:15
4 Views

Heart disease and prescription drug abuse are leading causes of death in Oklahoma

CDC Director Dr. Thomas Frieden came to the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center on Thursday ... Frieden said he does not know whether the increasingly popular e-cigarettes have helped prevent tobacco use. The effect of e-cigarettes is still a m
Norman (OK) Transcript
added Jul 12, 2013 12:30
6 Views

The Effect of Tobacco Control Measures during a Period of Rising Cardiovascular Disease Risk in India: A Mathematical Model of Myocardial Infarction and Stroke

Smoke-free laws and substantially increased tobacco taxation appear to be markedly potent population measures to avert future cardiovascular deaths in India. Despite the rise in co-morbid cardiovascular disease risk factors like hyperlipidemia and hyperte
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jul 11, 2013 07:27
7 Views

Increase in tobacco taxes could help avert heart diseases in India: Study

According to study, the specific tobacco control strategies would be more effective than others for the reduction of CVD deaths over the next decade in India and possibly in other low- and middle-income countries. Cardiovascular diseases are conditions
Newstrack India (in)
added Jul 11, 2013 07:25
5 Views

Impaired Transcriptional Response of the Murine Heart to Cigarette Smoke in the Setting of High Fat Diet and Obesity [FREE FULL TEXT]

these results underscore the sensitivity of the heart to SS smoke and reveal adaptive responses in healthy individuals that are absent in the setting of high fat diet and obesity.
American Chemical Society
added Jul 10, 2013 12:38
8 Views

[Canada] Cigarette smoke impacts genes linked to health of heart and lungs

New insights into why obese cigarette smokers experience a high risk of heart disease suggest that cigarette smoke affects the activity of hundreds of key genes that both protect the heart and lungs and expose them to damage. The study, published in ACSâ
Canada Free Press (ca)
added Jul 10, 2013 12:34
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines