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[Denmark] Ease of Quitting Smoking May Be Early Sign of Parkinson's

People who are able to quit smoking easily on the first try are significantly more likely to develop Parkinson's disease (PD) than their counterparts who struggle to quit, a new study suggest. The finding, from a large population-based Danish case-contr
Medical Tribune
added Sep 26, 2014 09:04
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[Denmark] Danish health authorities warn against the use of e-cigarettes

The board of health, the Danish cancer society, the Danish lung association and the heart foundation warn against the use of e-cigarettes, reports the scientific magazine Videnskab. Although the exact health consequences of smoking electronic cigarettes
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Sep 3, 2014 13:33
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[Denmark] Army recruit smokers humiliated by their superiors

If Danish army recruits want to smoke a cigarette, their commanders humiliate them while they do so, reports Metroexpress. Some have been told to climb trees or stand on one leg, while others have been forced to stand in a puddle or lie down with their
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Sep 2, 2014 00:05
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[Denmark] Study shows a direct correlation between smoking and mortality

A study based on blood samples from more than 55,000 Danes conducted by the University of Copenhagen and Copenhagen University Hospital shows a direct correlation between smoking and mortality. A special gene variant increases the risk of heavy smoking.
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Aug 28, 2014 10:53
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[Denmark] Smokers with low education 'may have greater risk of stroke'

Approximately 16% of men and 11% of women are at high risk of stroke due to low education level, smoking and high blood pressure, according to a new multicenter Danish study. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention state by living a healthy lifes
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Aug 15, 2014 14:26
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[Denmark] Smokers ignoring station smoking ban

The ban on smoking at train stations and on platforms has been in place for almost a month now. Despite the new rules, smokers continue to light up. “It is a process,” said DSB spokesperson Leif Fabrin to Berlingske. “You still see people smoking, but I
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Aug 1, 2014 15:43
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[Denmark] Hospital stands by tiny smoking area

Smokers at Tønder hospital will have to huddle
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Aug 1, 2014 15:41
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[Denmark] Smoking can reduce effectiveness of psoriatic arthritis treatments

People who smoke could be reducing their own chance of being successfully treated for psoriatic arthritis, according to a new study from Denmark. The research, led by scientists at Gentofte Hospital in Copenhagen, aimed to investigate the association be
Arthritis Research UK (uk)
added Jul 31, 2014 08:56
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[Denmark] Smoking Worsens Psoriatic Arthritis

Patients with psoriatic arthritis who smoke have worse patient-reported disease features at baseline and don't respond as well as nonsmokers to anti-tumor necrosis factor (TNF) treatment, a Danish study found.
MedPage Today
added Jul 28, 2014 23:52
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[Denmark] Smoking While Pregnant Linked to ADHD in Children

The new study also hints -- but doesn't prove -- that nicotine-replacement products used during pregnancy, such as patches and gum, could pose the same risk to children. Still, this study suggests that nicotine itself, not just tobacco, may be a hazard d
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 22, 2014 12:58
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