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Reducing nicotine exposure results in weight gain in smokers randomised to very low nicotine content cigarettes [FREE FULL TEXT]

Men and women who were compliant in the lowest nicotine content cigarette conditions gained 1.2 kg over 6 weeks, indicating weight gain is a likely consequence of reduced exposure to nicotine.
Tobacco Control
added Mar 21, 2017 17:16
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Why smokers should make sure they eat their 5-a-day: Those who consume fruit and vegetables have a 40% lower risk of an incurable lung disease

Consuming five-a-day reduces their risk of getting chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) by 40 per cent, a study found. Each extra portion then slashes the chances by an additional eight per cent, the new research suggests. Former smokers can al
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 17, 2017 22:46
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[Sweden] EDITORIAL: Could a healthy diet attenuate COPD risk in smokers?

The authors reported a significant interaction between smoking and dietary intake of antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables on the risk of COPD, and showed that the beneficial dietary associations were restricted to ex-smokers and current smokers. These r
Thorax (British Thoracic Society)
added Mar 16, 2017 18:44
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[Sweden] Eating fruits and vegetables may help curb lung disease

For current and former smokers, eating more fruits and vegetables may lower the risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a Swedish study suggests. Among more than 40,000 men, the current smokers who averaged five or more servings
Reuters
added Mar 16, 2017 18:42
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SIEGEL: Surgeon General Continues to Lie about Tobacco in E-Cigarettes

Even if the Surgeon General wrongly believes that consuming any product that contains nicotine is a form of tobacco use, then he is still lying to the public. Under that definition, e-cigarettes are not the most commonly used form of tobacco among youth.
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Mar 13, 2017 16:26
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[California] CAMPAIGN

The goal is to improve the health of Californians through changes in community stores and to educate people how in-store product marketing influences consumption of unhealthy products. Flavors: Real California teens talk about vaping.
Healthy Stores for a Healthy Community campaign
added Mar 9, 2017 15:28
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E-cigarettes easier to get than fresh produce in Southern California stores

An increasing number of Southern California stores sell e-cigarettes, and shoppers are more likely to find fruit-flavored tobacco products than fresh produce on the shelves. That’s according to 2016 data released Wednesday by the statewide “Healthy Stor
Orange County (CA) Register
added Mar 9, 2017 15:25
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[California] Cigarettes cheaper than candy: Booze and junk food ads everywhere in unhealthy Orange County

In Orange County, 83 percent of the stores had “little cigars” or cigarillos on the shelves, but only 57 percent offered fresh fruits and vegetables, according to the survey. The Orange County Health Care Agency noted that 79 percent of stores sold a pop
MyNewsLA.com
added Mar 9, 2017 01:26
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Secondhand Smoke Linked to Food Allergies in Kids

Exposure to secondhand smoke in the first few weeks of life could boost the risk that kids will develop food allergies, a new study suggests. "Early life exposure to secondhand smoke is a well-established risk factor for asthma and, in some studies, for
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 7, 2017 12:42
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[UK] Call for government to intervene over operation delays in York

THE Government has been asked to intervene over an “operation ban” affecting obese people and smokers in York. Patients who smoke or have a body-mass index (BMI) of more than 30 face new rules which mean if they don’t quit or lose weight, they face leng
York Press (uk)
added Mar 2, 2017 16:46
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