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Researchers from Queen’s University in Belfast studied the teeth of 363 victims who died in the Kilkenny Union Workhouse between 1847 and 1851. Archaeologists discovered their remains in 2005 in an unmarked mass burial ground.
Oct 24, 2018 Press Association (uk)
added Oct 24, 2018 23:50
Poor judgment will always be part of youth. But an ordinance purporting to protect kids against tobacco in a city where most kids have no father in their home and many have no real parent at all is worse than poor judgment. It's a sick joke by shameless a
Oct 22, 2018 Manchester (CT) Journal-Inquirer
added Oct 23, 2018 18:07
With the action plan as a guide, NHLBI is working across the country to encourage earlier recognition of the disease. But it is giving particular attention to rural areas, where the disease is especially prevalent.
Oct 19, 2018 Hillsboro (IL) Journal-News
added Oct 20, 2018 14:58
The Board of Health held a forum to get input on its proposal to ban smoking in most areas of downtown Northampton and Florence Thursday. And although most of the handful of commentators who addressed the board enthusiastically supported the floated chang
Oct 19, 2018 Hampshire (MA) Gazette
added Oct 19, 2018 17:52
Adolescents from low-income families are more likely than their affluent peers to have risk factors for cardiovascular disease like obesity, inactivity, poor nutrition and tobacco use, a U.S. study suggests.
Oct 17, 2018 Reuters
added Oct 19, 2018 11:12
New research has found that smoking was rampant among Irish during the time of the famine, and the majority of adults had rotten teeth due to the habit. A study carried out by leading bioarchaeologist Dr. Jonny Geber examined the teeth of 363 impoverishe
Oct 14, 2018 IrishCentral LLC (New York, NY)
added Oct 19, 2018 01:55
The use of e-cigarettes among smokers has shifted from more affluent early adopters to being used more widely across all socioeconomic groups, according to new UCL research.
Oct 11, 2018 University College London (uk)
added Oct 12, 2018 13:57
More than half of the 26% decline in cancer mortality rates in the U.S. since 1991 is due to reductions in tobacco smoking. Despite this progress, tobacco smoking remains the most common cause of cancer and cancer death The highest priority in a national
Oct 10, 2018 American Cancer Society
added Oct 12, 2018 14:18
From 2014‐2017 in England, e‐cigarette use was greater among smokers from higher compared with lower socioeconomic status (SES) groups, but this difference attenuated over time. Use during a quit attempt was similar across SES groups. Use by long‐term ex
Oct 10, 2018 Wiley Online Library
added Oct 12, 2018 13:58
Tobacco industry’s carbon footprint mirrors entire countries — cost of cigarettes should reflect the environmental damage, WHO says
there are now more smokers than ever before, in absolute numbers. Overall, 933 million people smoked every day in 2015, 80% of which are men. To meet this demand, six trillion cigarettes are manufactured each year — that’s a lot of tobacco. According to
Oct 9, 2018 ZME Science
added Oct 9, 2018 17:23