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[UK] Jeremy Clarkson, 58, celebrates his one-year anniversary of quitting smoking... and insists he 'doesn't miss' the 43-year habit

The Grand Tour host, who smoked nearly 630,000 cigarettes in his life, kicked the habit last summer after a bout of near-fatal pneumonia kept him from cigarettes while he was in the hospital. The 58-year-old celebrated the milestone on Friday by tweetin
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 6, 2018 15:19
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[Louisiana] Woman with stage 4 lung cancer said she had no symptoms after smoking for 39 years

Setliff said, "A lot of times they call it the silent killer because you don't know and had she not had that stent put in, we probably wouldn't have known, but there were signs we missed. She stayed nauseated and dizzy but we thought it was from other th
KPLC-TV Channel 7 - NBC (Lake Charles, LA)
added Jul 28, 2018 03:16
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Cigarette and e-cigarette dual use and risk of cardiopulmonary symptoms in the Health eHeart Study [FREE FULL TEXT]

These data demonstrate that, among dual users, the use of e-cigarettes was not associated with less exposure to tobacco smoke or health risks. It provides epidemiologic evidence specifically linking e-cigarettes, and possibly a synergistic relationship b
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jul 26, 2018 17:20
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VIDEO: Study shows 'light smoking' still a risky habit

Cleveland Clinic's Dr. Humberto Choi says what 's surprising is that light smokers had more risk than they might think. "The light smokers did develop emphysema at a higher rate compared to the individuals who quit smoking, and those results were surpr
WJBK FOX 2 (Southfield, MI)
added Jul 25, 2018 00:55
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[Sweden] Electronic Cigarette Use in Relation to Number of Conventional Cigarettes per Day Among Smokers [FREE FULL TEXT]

Use of e-cigarettes was most common among smokers, and dual users had the highest prevalence of respiratory symptoms. On a population level, this study indicates that the present use of e-cigarettes does not adequately serve as a smoking cessation tool.
JAMA Network Open
added Jul 23, 2018 18:27
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[Sweden] Who Uses e-Cigarettes More: Current Smokers or Former Smokers?

smokers who do both were also more likely to have respiratory symptoms. The researchers noted that e-cigarette use as a smoking cessation tool is not yet established. Their hypothesis was that use of e-cigarettes was most common among former smokers, sinc
The American Journal of Managed Care
added Jul 23, 2018 18:22
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Social Smoking: Just How Bad Is It For You?

1. You Can Still Be Addicted While social smokers may not be physically addicted to nicotine, like regular smokers, experts believe they can still be psychologically addicted to the act of smoking. “Social smokers aren’t using nicotine to avoid withdraw
SheerLuxe.com (uk)
added Jul 20, 2018 20:23
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Study Shows Biomarker Panel Boosts Lung Cancer Risk Assessment for Smokers

A four-protein biomarker blood test improves lung cancer risk assessment over existing guidelines that rely solely upon smoking history, capturing risk for people who have ever smoked, not only for heavy smokers, an international research team reports in
Newswise
added Jul 16, 2018 14:22
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[Australia] Everyone knows smoking causes lung cancer, but what about infertility and arthritis?

less than a third of Australians realise it can also cause conditions such as acute leukaemia and rheumatoid arthritis, according to a new study, raising the question around whether current graphic cigarette warning labels need to be refreshed. The study
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jul 8, 2018 21:54
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Pot Smokers Have More Respiratory Symptoms

Frequent marijuana use was associated with an increase in respiratory symptoms, including cough, sputum production and wheezing, in a newly published meta-analysis, but the quality of the evidence was poor, researchers reported.
MedPage Today
added Jul 6, 2018 14:49
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