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Research indicates that nearly 30 percent of pets live with at least one smoker. According to Dr. Sharon Gwaltney-Brant, medical director of the ASPCA’s Animal Poison Control Center, secondhand smoke can damage the nervous systems of both cats and dogs.
Feb 19, 2017 Terre Haute (IN) Tribune-Star
added Feb 19, 2017 16:12
found that a woman who was addicted to cigarettes knew or should have known that she had chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) by the Engle claim cutoff date (Angela Durance v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., No. 11-26-GCS, Fla. 10th Jud. Cir., Highlan
Feb 9, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Feb 9, 2017 18:18
a woman who died after smoking Winstons for decades should have known she had chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder before the 1990 cutoff for membership in the Engle class, even though she was not diagnosed until 1993. Totsie Fleming, born in 1932, smo
Feb 8, 2017 Law360
added Feb 11, 2017 00:57
Durrance v. R.J. Reynolds, 11-26-GCS. The 10th Circuit Court jury deliberated for less than four hours before concluding that Totsie Fleming knew or should have known she had chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, on or before May 5, 1990, the
Feb 8, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Feb 8, 2017 23:55
A woman who died from chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder after smoking Winstons for decades should not be held responsible for decades of smoking in which she had no way of knowing the danger she was putting herself in, a lawyer told a Florida jury T
Feb 7, 2017 Law360
added Feb 8, 2017 16:19
Major study finds genes that significantly increase the chance of getting a chronic lung disease such as bronchitis or emphysema
Feb 7, 2017 The Independent (uk)
added Feb 7, 2017 16:31
Public perception about these battery-operated devices is changing, even though studies investigating their health effects have had mixed results, the researchers said. "It's a good thing that information about e-cigarettes' possible adverse health effe
Jan 9, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 9, 2017 17:30
[UK] Fruit and vegetable consumption and risk of COPD: a prospective cohort study of men [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusions These results indicate that high consumption of fruits and vegetables is associated with reduced COPD incidence in both current and ex-smokers but not in never-smokers.
Jan 3, 2017 Thorax (British Thoracic Society)
added Feb 23, 2017 13:14
black Americans and women are at higher risk, possibly due to a combination of biological and social factors.
Dec 17, 2016 The American Journal of Managed Care
added Dec 17, 2016 15:53
These findings suggest that ECs use may aid smokers with COPD reduce their cigarette consumption or remain abstinent, which results in marked improvements in annual exacerbation rate as well as subjective and objective COPD outcomes.
Dec 16, 2016 BioMed Central (uk)
added Dec 20, 2016 22:42