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[UK] Smoking linked to serious complications with diabetes

Nursing Times
added Mar 29, 2011 00:00
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[UK] Smoking, Diabetes May Be Especially Risky for Women's Hearts

Looking at data on 472,000 Britons ages 40 to 69, researchers found that all three of these heart disease risk factors increased the odds of heart attack for both sexes. But the rise in risk went even higher for women than men. For example, while male
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 9, 2018 03:25
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Sex differences in risk factors for myocardial infarction: cohort study of UK Biobank participants [FREE FULL TEXT]

Although the incidence of MI was higher in men than in women, several risk factors were more strongly associated with MI in women compared with men. Sex specific associations between risk factors and MI declined with age, but, where it occurred, the highe
British Medical Journal
added Nov 8, 2018 19:01
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Obesity Paradox Seen in T2DM Modified by Smoking Status

smoking status heavily modifies the obesity paradox observed in people with type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online July 3 in Diabetes Care....researchers found that the obesity paradox was observed for BMI among people with type 2 diabetes
Drugs.com
added Jul 9, 2018 18:08
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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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Nicotine Metabolism in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes

Conclusions From these data, we infer that type 2 diabetics metabolize nicotine faster, which may increase the potential for nicotine addiction.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 6, 2017 02:43
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Africa battles rise in deadly lifestyle illnesses

A World Health Organisation (WHO) survey released Tuesday showed that most Africans had at least one risk factor for developing one of these diseases, such as smoking, a lack of exercise, poor diet and obesity.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Dec 20, 2016 22:18
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Living longer, living well: How we can achieve the World Health Organization’s ‘25 by 25’ goals in the UK (PDF)

It now lies with policy makers to implement (and evaluate) interventions to reduce the vast disease burden associated with poor diet, physical inactivity, smoking and alcohol consumption. ... Smoking is responsible for over 80% of all deaths from
Richmond Group of Charities (uk)
added Jun 8, 2016 18:01
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Why buying a home from a smoker raises YOUR diabetes risk: Third hand smoke can linger in furniture and carpets for decades

Scientists are warning that ‘third-hand smoke’ can lurk in walls and linger on furniture for decades, putting health at risk. Even long after the smoker has moved out, their toxic legacy may raise the risk of ills from diabetes to lung and liver problems
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 2, 2016 23:48
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Ex-smokers' risk of diabetes diminishes over time

While smoking is linked to an increased risk of developing diabetes, this risk appears to drop over the long term once cigarette use stops, a review suggests. 0
Reuters
added Oct 9, 2015 08:29
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