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[India] Smoking single most important cause of premature heart attacks

Contrary to the prevalent belief, smoking is the most important cause of premature heart attacks, with India having about 4.5 crore patients with ischemic heart disease, doctors warned today on the eve of the 'World No Tobacco Day'.
Deccan Herald (in)
added May 30, 2012 16:00

Chronic diseases are health ministers' target -WHO

The world's health ministers have agreed to try to cut premature deaths from chronic illnesses such as cardiovascular disease and cancer by 25 percent by 2025, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Friday.
added May 25, 2012 18:24

[Australia, Finland] Smoking parents doom kids

Hobart (Tas) Mercury (au)
added May 24, 2012 10:38

SILVERMAN: Researchers Duel Over Chantix And Heart Risks

Pharmalot (blog)
added May 23, 2012 05:25

Cardiovascular Risk Doesn't Increase During Varenicline Use for Tobacco Cessation

Meta-analysis results conflict with those of an earlier controversial analysis.
Journal Watch
added May 23, 2012 05:16

[Australia, Finland] Parents Beware: Your Smoking Habit Brings Harm to Your Children

An analysis issued this week by the Menzies Research Institute Tasmania (MRIT) yielded results that indicated children who regularly inhaled the second-hand smoke coming from their unsuspecting parents were likely to suffer brain or heart attacks in their
International Business Times (au)
added May 23, 2012 04:27
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[Australia, Finland] Parental smoking damaging children's arteries

Tasmania's Menzies Research Institute collected data from a Finnish and Australian study about the long-term health effects of passive smoking on children.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added May 23, 2012 04:21

Nancy Brown, other healthcare leaders discuss ongoing efforts to address noncommunicable diseases

In follow-up to a September United Nations Summit on noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), and in preparation for the 65th World Health Assembly later this month, AHA CEO Nancy Brown initiated a May 8 meeting in D.C. with Dr. Nils Daulaire, director of global
American Heart Association (AHA)
added May 22, 2012 10:04

[Europe] EDITORIAL: The risks of smoking in patients with spondyloarthritides [FREE FULL TEXT]

June 2012, Volume 71, Issue 6 Ann Rheum Dis 2012;71:791-792 doi:10.1136/annrheumdis-2011-200954
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases
added May 20, 2012 12:41

Abstract 160: Paradoxical Effect of Smoking on Mortality in the patients Admitted with Acute Ischemic Stroke

* Session Title: Poster Session II
Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes
added May 16, 2012 16:21
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