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[UK] Sparking fierce debate: Smoking-related lung disease could cost NHS more than £2 BILLION

Estimates suggest that by 2030 1.3 million in England and 120,000 people in Scotland will suffer from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, which causes breathing difficulties and persistent coughing, according to mathematical modelling.
The [London, UK] Express
added Sep 6, 2016 18:03
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Secondhand Smoke Affects Young Girls More Than Boys: Study

By age 7, lung function was six times worse for exposed girls than boys, research shows
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 1, 2012 00:00
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Children exposed to passive smoking showed higher chance of developing wheeze, asthma

PediatricSuperSite.com
added Mar 28, 2012 00:00
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Prenatal and Passive Smoke Exposure and Incidence of Asthma and Wheeze: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Published online March 19, 2012 (doi: 10.1542/peds.2011-2196)
Pediatrics
added Mar 20, 2012 00:00
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[Germany] Inducible NOS Inhibition Reverses Tobacco-Smoke-Induced Emphysema and Pulmonary Hypertension in Mice

Cell, Volume 147, Issue 2, 293-305, 14 October 2011
Cell
added Oct 15, 2011 00:00
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[India] 75% of Beedi workers suffer from illnesses

Business Standard (in)
added Nov 4, 2008 00:00
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[Louisiana] Cigarette, oxygen prove fatal combo

Fire victim's family tried to warn her
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Mar 28, 2005 00:00
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[Australia] Measles among smokers linked to COPD risk

Childhood measles has been linked to an increased risk of developing chronic lung disease, but only in adults with asthma and a history of smoking. An Australian study of more than 8000 Tasmanians found childhood measles infection - a highly contagious
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 22, 2018 15:19
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[Wisconsin] Greendale​ ​Junior​ ​Tells​ ​Her​ ​Family​ ​Tobacco​ ​Story

The following story was written by the Greendale High School FACT Group, a local group of high school students who are part of FACT — a statewide anti-tobacco advocacy organization that aims to educate students and community members on the effects of smok
Patch.org
added Nov 30, 2017 21:47
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[Europe] Kadenbach MEP: Tobacco warnings should mention chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Progress has been made on tobacco products health warnings but the next round of graphic labelling should also mention the less-known chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), which happens to be the second cause of death worldwide, MEP Karin Kadenba
EurActiv
added Nov 18, 2017 03:06
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