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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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[UK] ONE person dies every FIVE seconds from smoking, reveals scientist

A total of three million people have died due to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a lung disorder caused by smoking, according to the most recent statistics from 2016. This accounted for six per cent of global deaths. Furthermore, the respirator
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:40
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Common and rare variants genetic association analysis of cigarettes per day among ever smokers in COPD cases and controls

we found genome-wide significant associations on chromosome 15q25 with CPD for common variants, but not for rare coding variants. These results were directionally consistent among COPD cases and controls.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 19, 2018 03:45
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How an injection to thin the blood can also help you breathe more easily

A blood thinner normally injected into patients at risk of clots can help ease chronic lung diseases when it’s inhaled. Researchers at the University of Portsmouth found that heparin, a drug that has been around for more than 100 years, significantly im
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 15, 2018 15:29
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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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[Europe] Patients’ leader: Reimbursed anti-smoking programmes are a way to kill COPD

Stricter rules on smoking, reimbursed anti-smoking programmes and smoke-free public places are among the ways to prevent chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) from being a public health crisis, says Mikaela Odemyr. Mikaela Odemyr is the president
EurActiv
added Nov 18, 2017 00:11
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