Headlines Tagged with Diabetes — 284 headlines found
Smoking is one of the top natural causes of death in patients with schizophrenia, according to a new study. Researchers found that schizophrenia patients were 4.7 times more likely to die within the 6.2 years of follow-up if they were smokers.
Aug 17, 2013 Psych Central
added Aug 18, 2013 11:59
Ulcers that never heal form – they get bigger and the toes start to turn black. Despite all this, Willie kept puffing away as one leg, then the second one was removed.
Aug 12, 2013 The Mirror (uk)
added Aug 11, 2013 22:46
Czech President Milos Zeman, known for his love of alcohol and smoking, was told on Friday to drastically cut down on both after being diagnosed with diabetes, the health minister said. Martin Holcat, speaking on Czech Radio, said that on the advice of d
Aug 3, 2013 Reuters
added Aug 3, 2013 15:58
Smoking Cessation, Weight Change, and Coronary Heart Disease Among Postmenopausal Women With and Without Diabetes
We used data from the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI)5 to assess the association between smoking cessation, weight gain, and subsequent CHD risk among postmenopausal women with and without diabetes.
Jul 3, 2013 JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
added Jul 4, 2013 23:59
Postmenopausal women who quit smoking reduced their risk of heart disease, regardless of whether they had diabetes, according to a new study conducted by Juhua Luo, an epidemiologist at the Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington.
Jul 3, 2013 EurekAlert
added Jul 3, 2013 13:48
Postmenopausal women who gained weight after they stopped smoking lost some of smoking cessation's protection against heart disease, particularly if they were diabetic. Note that weight gain attenuated, but did not negate, the cardiac benefits o
Jul 2, 2013 MedPage Today
added Jul 4, 2013 23:58
Alternate models of engagement may be needed to enhance use of effective treatments for tobacco use.
Jun 25, 2013 American Journal of Public Health
added Jun 25, 2013 07:46
nothing stands out as more glaring than the deaths that are directly attributable to cigarette smoking -- an average of 443,000 annually between 2000 and 2004, according to the CDC. Today I propose to examine the three most deadly diseases caused by cigar
Jun 23, 2013 Motley Fool
added Jul 5, 2013 21:58
researchers from the National Institute of Public Health in Mexico City evaluated more than 37,000 French women who had never smoked and who did not have type 2 diabetes, cancer, or cardiovascular disease at the beginning of the study in 1992. The women w
Jun 19, 2013 eMaxHealth
added Jun 19, 2013 09:35
CONCLUSIONS This prospective analysis suggests that secondhand smoke exposure in childhood and adulthood are associated with a higher rate of type 2 diabetes. Received October 24, 2012. Accepted February 26, 2013. © 2013 by the American Diabetes Assoc
Jun 11, 2013 Diabetes Care
added Jun 19, 2013 09:34