Headlines Tagged with COPD/Lungs — 1,151 headlines found
Smoking is an addiction, not a free choice. The only free choice is at your first cigarette and is mostly lit at puberty in a phase where the brain is not dealing well with free choice. Dekker says to the person in the coffin, 'You will not die in vain. '
Apr 8, 2013 You Tube
added Apr 13, 2013 16:12
It is better to be a fat ex-smoker than a thin smoker: findings from the 1997–2004 National Health Interview Survey−National Death Index linkage study
overall, mortality risk is smaller in overweight or obese ex-smokers than normal-weight smokers. Smoking cessation interventions can tailor messages that highlight the greater reduction in mortality associated with quitting, compared with potential weight
Apr 10, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Apr 11, 2013 14:20
[India] ARCHIVE: Projected effects of tobacco smoking on worldwide tuberculosis control: mathematical modelling analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]
Tobacco smoking could substantially increase tuberculosis cases and deaths worldwide in coming years, undermining progress towards tuberculosis mortality targets. Aggressive tobacco control could avert millions of deaths from tuberculosis.
Oct 4, 2011 British Medical Journal
added Apr 11, 2013 13:14
A study published in the journal Addictive Behaviors this January finds that “using tobacco on its own [and/or] mixing it with cannabis may lead to worse physical health outcomes than using cannabis alone.”
Apr 8, 2013 San Francisco Chronicle blogs
added Apr 9, 2013 14:54
Dubai: Smokers who dismiss a slight but persistent cough, commonly referred to as smoker’s cough, should be cautioned about the indication of a serious respiratory syndrome, said experts on Sunday.
Apr 7, 2013 Gulf News (ae)
added Apr 8, 2013 11:16
Smoking might lead to an increase in pressure in the blood vessels in the lungs, according to a study of the Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute. In a review of the progress of the Institute, which celebrated its tenth Foundation Day here yesterday, the d
Apr 8, 2013 Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Apr 8, 2013 08:26
Did Zelda’s request for a smoke-free apartment qualify as a reasonable accommodation to G & K’s wait-list rules? There are two basic legal requirements for a reasonable accommodation. First, the accommodation must be needed in response to the nature of
Apr 2, 2013 Santa Monica (CA) Mirror
added Apr 2, 2013 15:32
Santa Monica's Consumer Protection Unit (CPU) helped a woman with a severe respiratory disability relocate to get away from the second-hand smoke wafting in from her neighbors' apartments, according to City staff. Zelda Alvarado (whose name has been chan
Apr 2, 2013 Santa Monica (CA) Lookout
added Apr 2, 2013 15:28
dementia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ... At the Olympics, Mr. Klein mistook the King of Norway for his driver ... The startled king explained who he was as he pulled out his silver cigarette case. Mr. Klein apologized and bummed a cigarette.
Apr 2, 2013 New York Times
added Apr 2, 2013 09:15
[Australia] Addictive Behaviors - Health outcomes associated with long-term regular cannabis and tobacco smoking
► Cannabis, tobacco, and combined cannabis-tobacco use are linked with emphysema. ► Adding tobacco to cannabis is linked to more smoking-related health symptoms. ► Cannabis-only users report better health than tobacco and cannabis-tobacco users.
Apr 2, 2013 Science Direct
added Apr 2, 2013 08:34