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Comparable Metabolic Effects for E-Cigarettes, Smoking

Electronic cigarette smoking has the same deleterious effect on weight and metabolic parameters as traditional cigarettes, according to research published online June 29 in Obesity Reviews. Even without nicotine exposure, similar delirious effects for e
Doctors Lounge
added Jul 6, 2017 16:13
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[UK] SNOWDON: The smoking ban turns ten. What did it really achieve?

we didn’t need to make it a criminal offence to smoke in every single publicly accessible building in the country just because some people want to wear the same clothes two days running. In a liberal society, you can’t go around banning things just becau
The Spectator (uk)
added Jun 30, 2017 21:05
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Do E-cigarettes induce weight changes and increase cardiometabolic risk? A signal for the future

animal model experiments attribute comparable effects of e-cigarette smoking, even without nicotine exposure, on weight and metabolic parameters as compared to smoking cigarettes.
Wiley Online Library
added Jul 6, 2017 16:13
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[UK] A breath of fresh air: how the smoking ban has changed the pub trade

“The biggest change in trade as a result of the smoking ban is pubs providing food. Before the ban it was just seen as an alternative thing for pubs to do. But pubs have now upped their game, you can go almost anywhere and have a decent meal. It might not
Morning Advertiser.co.uk
added Jun 20, 2017 15:54
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[Indonesia] 'Now I think chocolate is better than smoking': 'Smoking baby' replaced his 40-a-day addiction with food - devouring chicken legs and two cans of condensed milk a day

Aldi Rizal became a sensation for chain-smoking cigarettes at just two years old The little boy from Indonesia, had a 40-a-day habit, but managed to quit in 2013
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 19, 2017 20:29
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BRUNI: How We Really Die

“A friend of mine once said the way to stop smoking is to close your eyes, think about the person you dislike the most,” Bloomberg, 75, told me. “Now, do you want to be at their funeral or you want them to be at yours?”
New York Times
added May 31, 2017 13:53
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Cancer Prevention & Early Detection, 2017-2018

“While some measures of cancer prevention and early detection have improved over time, others have either stabilized or worsened,...smoking among U.S. adults has dropped to 15% but remains at the level of the 1970s in some geographic areas and population
American Cancer Society
added May 18, 2017 17:29
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Report released on cancer prevention, early detection

American Cancer Society's Cancer Prevention & Early Detection Facts & Figures shows that smoking and obesity are still significant risk factors for cancer...in 2015 that 15 percent of adults in the United States were current cigarette smokers, but that sm
UPI
added May 18, 2017 17:25
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PAHO Encourages Caribbean Countries to Tax Tobacco, Alcohol and Sugar-Sweetened Beverages to Reduce Burden of Noncommunicable Disease

PAHO/WHO is bringing together health and finance officials from 17 countries and territories for the Caribbean Subregional Workshop on Alcohol, Tobacco, and Sugar-Sweetened Beverages in Barbados May 16-18, to discuss the benefits of adopting such measures
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
added May 17, 2017 20:58
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The slippery slope / The Domino Effect of Tobacco Regulation on Other Consumer Goods

More and more, the [FCTC] is used as a blueprint by public health advocates to propose global regulatory frameworks that address other health concerns like obesity or excessive alcohol consumption. Such measures include tax increases, advertising restric
The Future of Brands (JTI)
added May 15, 2017 17:59
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