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PRESENTATION: Assessment of Mitochondrial Function Following Long-Term Treatment of Human Bronchial Epithelial Cells with Total Particulate Matter from a Candidate Modified Risk Tobacco Product versus Cigarettes

PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Sep 20, 2017 22:12
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Kids' Colds Linked to Asthma, Lung Problems Later

Researchers also aim to study how medications and exposure to second-hand smoke between respiratory infections may affect lung function and asthma.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 20, 2017 03:48
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Enough to make you think about giving up? Hard-hitting video shows the damage to your lungs after smoking just ONE pack of cigarettes

Chris Notap carried out his own experiment to mimic the effects on the body in the hope it will encourage people to quit for good. He fills a jar with cotton wool balls and uses a suction pump to suck the smoke from cigarettes which is pulled through th
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 20, 2017 03:34
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[Europe] The Fatal Toll of Cheap Cigarettes

“Tobacco companies can load price increases onto premium brands and sell cheaper cigarettes at a loss so that poor people and young people can still take up smoking,” said the lead author, Filippos Filippidis, a lecturer in public health at Imperial Coll
New York Times
added Sep 19, 2017 14:37
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[Europe] Higher Cigarette Taxes May Mean Fewer Infant Deaths

A new European study finds that when the price of cigarettes rises, infant deaths decline. The finding didn't surprise one U.S. expert in child health, because when fewer mothers can afford to smoke any longer -- or take up the habit -- their kids' healt
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 18, 2017 23:32
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[Europe] Correlation between e-cigs and respiratory function explained by experts

Two public health experts comment about three quotes pertaining to e-cigarettes and respiratory function, that were extracted from studies quoted at the European Respiratory Society (ERS) International Congress conference.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Sep 17, 2017 01:01
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[New Zealand] 'I felt so guilty': Mother, 25, who smoked through her first pregnancy and left her daughter with breathing problems kicks the habit for the birth of her second child

New Zealand mother Dayna Allen - who smoked at least 10 cigarettes a day for 10 years - fell pregnant to her daughter Kayla at the age of 19. But just hours after her birth, the little girl was hooked to a ventilator for her respiratory system after she
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 15, 2017 01:17
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[Europe] MOST COMMON E-CIG REFILLS CONTAIN RESPIRATORY IRRITANTS, AND PEOPLE WHO SMOKE AND USE E-CIGS ARE MORE LIKELY TO EXPERIENCE RESPIRATORY SYMPTOMS

Two new studies presented at the European Respiratory Society International Congress highlight the risks associated with using e-cigarettes, especially for those who also smoke conventional cigarettes. One study examined 122 of the most commonly sold e-c
European Lung Foundation (uk)
added Sep 14, 2017 13:52
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Chronic Cigarette Smoke-Induced Epigenomic Changes Precede Sensitization of Bronchial Epithelial Cells to Single-Step Transformation by KRAS Mutations

We define how chronic cigarette smoke-induced time-dependent epigenetic alterations can sensitize human bronchial epithelial cells for transformation by a single oncogene. The smoke-induced chromatin changes include initial repressive polycomb marking of
Cell
added Sep 12, 2017 11:16
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[UK] Vaping in pregnancy increases a child's risk of asthma even if the e-cigarettes are nicotine free

'Our study demonstrates that maternal vaping is associated with impaired lung function and an increased risk of asthma in offspring.' Asthma affects around 5.4million people in the UK. It has no cure and can cause deadly attacks if poorly controlled.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 12, 2017 04:28
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