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Don’t Worry So Much About Whether Your Food Is ‘Processed’

“I’m a cardiologist,” he said, “and I had a patient come in once asking about salmon. He said, ‘I heard there’s PCBs in salmon. Should I be eating wild salmon or farmed salmon?’ I said, ‘Stop smoking.’”
The Atlantic Monthly
added Jun 29, 2015 11:45

Smoking Around Toddlers May Raise Their Obesity Risk

Study can't prove cause-and-effect, but changes to kids' hormones might be the link
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 24, 2015 15:56

Parents Smoking In Front Of Toddlers Put Their Kids At Higher Risk Of Obesity

were able to establish links between childhood obesity and exposure to smoking during the early years through their parents. Study lead Professor Linda Pagani said, however, that the effects they reported may be an underestimation because participating pa
Tech Times
added Jun 22, 2015 12:53

Smoking around your toddler could be just as bad as smoking while pregnant

Children whose parents smoked when they were toddlers are likely to have a wider waist and a higher BMI by time they reach ten years of age, reveal researchers at the University of Montreal and its affiliated CHU Sainte Justine Research Centre. "We suspe
added Jun 22, 2015 07:01

[UK] Showing heart patients scans of their OWN clogged arteries motivates them to quit smoking and lose weight, study reveals

people who looked at images of their calcified coronary arteries were more likely to stop smoking, lose weight and take statins to lower their cholesterol. Researchers looked at people with an excessively high level of lipids in their blood – a condition
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 16, 2015 17:17

Ceramides mediate cigarette smoke-induced metabolic disruption in mice

Cigarette smoke exposure increases lung ceramide biosynthesis and alters metabolic function. We hypothesized that ceramides are released from the lung during cigarette smoke exposure and result in elevated skeletal muscle ceramide levels
American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism
added Jun 9, 2015 02:01

Secondhand Cigarette Smoke May Cause Weight Gain

They found that those exposed to smoke put on weight. When they drilled down to the cellular level, they found the smoke triggered a tiny lipid called ceramide to alter mitochrondia in the cells, causing disruption to normal cell function and inhibiting
University Herald
added Jun 9, 2015 01:56
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[Europe, UK] The cancer risk from your CHIPS: Tobacco chemical IS present in fried food cooked at high temperature, health chiefs confirm - and children are most at risk

New European Food Safety Authority study reveals acrylamide (AA) - formed when foods are cooked at high temperature – is a cancer risk 51% of all AA exposure for children comes from chips, roast potatoes and croquettes
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 5, 2015 14:49

[Korea - North] Gorging on steak, cheese and two bottles of Cristal champagne in one sitting: Former chef reveals the extravagant tastes of Kim Jong-un that has led to North Korean dictator's massive weight gain

Kim with a cigarette. His smoking and reported overeating have both contributed to his apparent poor health
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 5, 2015 14:44

[Asia, Israel] World No Tobacco Day to be marked on Sunday

Ariel University nutritionist: Diet of whole-grained diet bread and lots of vegetables, plus moderate exercise can prevent weight gain after quitting smoking.
Jerusalem Post
added May 31, 2015 10:11
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