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[China, UK] Big Tobacco Targets Chinese Females in the 'She Economy'

Whether a young woman is smoking because she wishes to appear sophisticated, charming or independent, or because she thinks that nicotine will keep her weight under control, the main issue is the smoker's image. Even when cigarettes are used for stress r
Yibada (cn)
added Jan 26, 2015 22:43
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[UK] McRib and anti-smoking billboards in case of unfortunate juxtaposition

Food comparisons don't come much worse than 'rotting, cancerous flesh'... "Spotted a #McDonalds McRib advert next to a picture of a smoker's diseased insides that looks unfortunately similar!" Jon Opstad wrote on Twitter alongside a picture of them.
The Independent (uk)
added Jan 26, 2015 22:25
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[UK] Giving up smoking destroyed my boobs, claims lorry driver, 46, who gained a stone after quitting 30-a-day habit and then shed the weight

she decided to give up smoking for health reasons / Ended up gaining 1st and a dress size due to snacking instead of smoking / After losing the weight, says her bust looked 'saggy and deflated' / Used money saved by quitting to pay for £4k boob op and go
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 26, 2015 21:12
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[UK] Mark Drakeford on NHS pressure from too much smoking and drinking

Mark Drakeford says it is having to "rescue" people from "harm that need never have happened" through too much smoking, drinking and a poor diet. He told BBC Healthcheck Wales he would do all he could to "bear down" on smoking. He also wants a UK gover
BBC Online
added Jan 26, 2015 21:02
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Eczema Linked to Other Health Problems

found that people with eczema smoke and drink more, are more likely to be obese and are less likely to exercise...also suggest that eczema itself may increase the risk for heart disease and stroke, possibly from the effects of chronic inflammation
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 23, 2015 13:51
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Seedy Business: What Big Food is hiding with its slick PR campaign on GMOs (PDF)

Fleishman Hillard conducted espionage against tobacco control advocates on behalf of the tobacco company R. J. Reynolds... converted the Healthy Buildings Institute into a front group...“Ogilvy will provide … assistance in strategy development and implem
U.S. RIGHT TO KNOW [Gary Ruskin, executive director]
added Jan 21, 2015 13:23
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Want to Get Healthy? Get Your Partner Involved

Men and women who want to stop smoking, get active and lose weight are much more likely to meet with success if their partner also adopts the same healthy habits, according to new research.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 20, 2015 12:48
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Partners Can Help Each Other Make Positive Health Behavior Changes

Women and men were more likely to quit smoking, become physically active and lose weight if their partner joined them in the new healthy behavior, according to a study published online by JAMA Internal Medicine.
JAMA/Archives Media Relations
added Jan 20, 2015 12:21
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[UK] Let’s quit together: health kicks are easier if your partner signs up too

People whose partner stops smoking, loses weight or gets more active are far more likely to succeed in adopting healthier habits themselves
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 20, 2015 12:19
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Smoking, Obesity: Weighing the Financial Toll

the cost of treating both problems is eventually borne by U.S. society as a whole...smokers require an average $1,046 in additional health-care expenses compared with nonsmokers, and pay an extra $70 annually in out-of-pocket expenses.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 16, 2015 14:28
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