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[Asia, India] 'Smokers are three times more at risk of diabetes than non-smokers'

Kumar, MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine), Consultant Physician and Diabetologist, Multi-speciality hospitals, Bangalore, talked to Salome Phelamei of Zee Media Corp on why tobacco use is particularly bad for people with diabetes.
Zee News (in)
added May 30, 2015 15:40

[Ireland] Mums warned of smoking risks while breastfeeding

New research published today shows that children of mothers who smoke while breastfeeding are more likely to develop serious health problems such as obesity, hypothyroidism, diabetes and cardiovascular disease later in life.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Feb 4, 2015 14:26
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[Florida] MENDELSOHN: Taking a stand against hookah smoking on Passover, or anytime

Even the Jewish organizations on campus are jumping on the bandwagon, planning events with catchy slogans like a "Purim in Persia with 69 flavors" and "Hookah in the Sukkah" to entice students to participate in their programs. And now that Passover is aro
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Mar 13, 2018 04:26
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[Czech Republic] Chain-smoking Czech President Milos Zeman, who once confessed to daily diet of nine alcoholic drinks, wins second term

Doctors have forced Zeman to cut down on drink and smoke since he was first elected, also because he has been diagnosed with diabetic neuropathy, forcing him to walk with a cane.
South China Morning Post
added Jan 30, 2018 02:00
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British Medical Association warns NHS is a ticking time bomb

A leading doctors' union has warned that further NHS public health cuts could impact long-term conditions such as diabetes...(BMA) claims the NHS is at "breaking point" because of unhealthy lifestyles, the prevalence of type 2 diabetes and cuts to health
Diabetes UK (uk)
added May 12, 2017 20:14
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[California] Thirdhand smoke linked to Type 2 diabetes

Scientists at UC Riverside have found that thirdhand smoke (THS) exposure causes insulin resistance, a precursor to Type 2 diabetes. THS results when exhaled smoke gets on surfaces – clothing, hair, homes and cars.
University of California, Berkeley
added Mar 4, 2016 01:28
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[UK] Passive smokers in diabetes alert: Risk of developing Type 2 increases by 22% compared to non-smokers

The new study estimated nearly an eighth (11.7 per cent) of diabetes cases in men and 2.4 per cent in women - approximately 27·8 million cases - are attributable to smoking worldwide if smoking is causally related to diabetes. Doctors should mention th
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 18, 2015 12:06
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Smoking worsens diabetes complications, but quitting may help

People with type 2 diabetes who smoke have significantly higher risks of heart disease, stroke, and death than diabetic non-smokers, a new study shows. They also had higher risks of clogged arteries, heart failure, and reduced blood flow to the limbs.
added Sep 10, 2015 10:32
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Smoking During Pregnancy Linked To Increased Risk Of Adult Onset Diabetes In Daughters

By stifling their baby’s oxygen supply with dangerous chemicals, they run the risk of various health problems not only for their child but also for themselves. Adding to that list is a higher risk of type 2 diabetes in women who were exposed to smoking w
Medical Daily
added Mar 8, 2015 14:32
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Tobacco-smoking moms and dads increase diabetes risk for children in utero

Children exposed to tobacco smoke from their parents while in the womb are predisposed to developing diabetes as adults, according to a study from the University of California, Davis and the Berkeley nonprofit Public Health Institute.
added Feb 10, 2015 22:12
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