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Skipping breakfast tied to higher risk of hardening in arteries

Those who skipped breakfast were more likely to be male, smokers and dieters who consumed the bulk of their daily calories around lunchtime.
Reuters
added Oct 4, 2017 11:00
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[Asia, India] No candy with cigarettes: Health Ministry for registered tobacco-only shops, aims to cut consumption

Many say move will curb tobacco use among teens, but others worried that it will give its products legal sanction. No candy with cigarettes: Health Ministry for registered tobacco-only shops, aims to cut consumption
Scroll.in (in)
added Sep 27, 2017 16:29
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Eggplant Contains Nicotine, But is It Addictive?

10 grams of eggplant, which is equivalent to a little over a half a tablespoon, has roughly the same amount of nicotine you’d ingest from three hours of secondhand smoke. That’s not a lot — the dangers of secondhand smoke largely come from the burning tar
The Daily Meal
added Sep 26, 2017 15:05
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[UK-Scotland] Differences in Body Mass Index between Siblings Who Are Discordant for Exposure to Antenatal Maternal Smoking

Conclusions In utero exposure to maternal smoking during pregnancy may increase the likelihood of increased BMI in childhood.
Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology (uk)
added Sep 26, 2017 14:39
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[UK] Smoking while pregnant can make babies suffer a lifetime of being fat

The study compared five-year-olds whose mother's had started smoking in between pregnancies and the babies who were born to the smoking mothers. The body mass index (BMI) of the youngsters were compared, and the research found that those who had been e
The [London, UK] Express
added Sep 26, 2017 14:36
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[UK] Obese patients and smokers are being REFUSED NHS operations until they go a six-month boot camp to try and lose weight

The scheme will be rolled out next month in the East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group, a health trust in East Yorkshire serving 313,400 patients Managers say patients will get more benefit from operations if they are healthier
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 20, 2017 03:36
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HOYT: Light Another Cigarette and Learn to Forget

nicotine is an appetite suppressant...if people want to smoke while eating, what business is it of government to tell them they can’t? In the end, it comes down to “who is telling you what you should smoke?” And “What kind of society do they want?” Beca
PJ Media
added Sep 19, 2017 14:28
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Which Single Behavior Best Prevents High Blood Pressure?

One critical trait emerged when researchers reviewed smoking and drinking habits, weight, diet and exercise...new research suggests maintaining a healthy weight is the No. 1 behavior to prevent unhealthy blood pressure levels.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 18, 2017 04:32
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Smoking, Poor Diet Lead Global Death Causes

Tobacco caused 7.1 million deaths worldwide in 2016, and poor diet was associated with 1 in 5 deaths, according to a new report.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 17, 2017 01:01
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Poor diet is a factor in one in five deaths, global disease study reveals

Global Burden of Disease.... Poor diet is a factor in one in five deaths around the world, according to the most comprehensive study ever carried out on the subject.... Diet is the second highest risk factor for early death after smoking.
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 15, 2017 14:17
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