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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

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

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

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

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

[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
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[UK] Groundbreaking research into conditions

There are a range of conditions that are likely to overwhelm the NHS in the coming years. Amy McMullen looks at the groundbreaking research that is being developed to try to hold back the tide
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jul 9, 2013 11:19

The 3 Deadliest Diseases Caused by Smoking

nothing stands out as more glaring than the deaths that are directly attributable to cigarette smoking -- an average of 443,000 annually between 2000 and 2004, according to the CDC. Today I propose to examine the three most deadly diseases caused by cigar
Motley Fool
added Jul 5, 2013 21:58

Older women who quit smoking can cut heart disease risk regardless of diabetes status

Postmenopausal women who quit smoking reduced their risk of heart disease, regardless of whether they had diabetes, according to a new study conducted by Juhua Luo, an epidemiologist at the Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington.
added Jul 3, 2013 13:48

Weight Gain May Limit Effects of Smoking Cessation

* Postmenopausal women who gained weight after they stopped smoking lost some of smoking cessation's protection against heart disease, particularly if they were diabetic. * Note that weight gain attenuated, but did not negate, the cardiac benefits of sm
MedPage Today
added Jul 3, 2013 09:40
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