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Relation of Smoking with Total Mortality and Cardiovascular Events Among Patients with Diabetes: A Meta-Analysis and Systematic Review

—Active smoking is associated with significantly increased risks of total mortality and cardiovascular events among diabetic patients, while smoking cessation was associated with reduced risks compared to current smoking. The findings provide strong evide
Circulation
added Sep 10, 2015 10:33
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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.
Reuters
added Sep 10, 2015 10:32
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[UK] Unhealthy lifestyles ‘cut lifespan by 23 years’... but you'd have to suffer diabetes, a stroke AND a heart attack before you're 40

It is estimated that the majority of these diseases are preventable by maintaining a healthy weight, taking regular exercise, eating healthily and not drinking or smoking too much.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 8, 2015 16:03
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Chronic Ills May Add Up to a Shortened Life Span

the target diseases ended up being even greater than the years lost in life expectancy among lifelong smokers and HIV patients. Smokers and people with HIV have been found to lose about 10 to 11 years of life expectancy, the study authors said
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 8, 2015 15:24
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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
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[UK] Diabetics who quit smoking may have trouble controlling blood sugar

diabetics who quit may have temporary difficulty controlling their symptoms, a British study finds. Researchers reviewed medical records for 10,692 adult smokers with diabetes in the UK and found that smoking cessation led to an uptick in blood sugar lev
Reuters
added May 9, 2015 14:41
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Many Aging Boomers Face Chronic Illness, But Death Rate Is Falling: CDC

Between 2002-03 and 2012-13, the rate of cigarette smoking among adults ages 55-64 fell from nearly 20 percent to just over 18 percent. However, high rates of smoking still afflict the poor, with rates three times higher among those living well below the
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 6, 2015 20:04
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Former marketer behind pulling tobacco off CVS shelves joins Bethesda diabetes company

As an executive with the Caremark division of CVS, Rick O’Connor was on the team behind pulling tobacco products from the national pharmacy chain’s shelves. He also helped rebrand the company as CVS Health. But last month he rebranded himself, leaving CV
Washington (DC) Business Journal
added Apr 13, 2015 14:42
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[Korea - South] Smokers at 1.5 Times Higher Diabetes Risk

The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention surveyed from 2001 to 2014 some 7,800 people over 40 in Gyeonggi Province. It found that smokers of more than one pack a day are 1.5 times more likely to get diabetes than non-smokers. For female smo
Chosun Ilbo (kr)
added Apr 13, 2015 12:01
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[UK] Pipe-puffing dog is giving up smoking with his owner

Jasper, an 18-month-old King Charles Spaniel, kicks back every evening and pretends to puff away on a pipe with owner Padraic Sirr. But they have now been forced to give up the vice – after Padraic was diagnosed with diabetes.
Metro Café (uk)
added Apr 10, 2015 16:23
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