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Smoking at time of diagnosis and breast cancer-specific survival: new findings and systematic review with meta-analysis

Conclusions: Available evidence to date indicates that smoking atdiagnosis is associated with a reduction of both overall and breast cancer-specific survival. Studies of the effect of smoking cessation after diagnosis on breast cancer-specific outcomes
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Apr 19, 2014 14:00
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[Canada] DiMANNO: Why banning psych patients’ cigarettes deepens their trauma

Some people, some institutions, are simply addicted to power. That is the irony of CAMH, which can wrap itself in a shroud of virtue. ...they can act as coercively as they please against some of the most vulnerable people among us and call it a matter of
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Apr 19, 2014 13:09
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High Inequality Results in More US Deaths than Tobacco, Car Crashes and Guns Combined

In 2009, the British Medical Journal (BMJ) published a study that revealed what seems to be a shocking truth: those who live in societies with a higher level of income inequality are at a greater risk for premature death. Here in the United States, our
Bill Moyers.com
added Apr 19, 2014 13:06
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Nicotine & Tobacco Research Advance Access (Apr 18, 2013)

Smoking Cessation Outcomes Among Sexual and Gender Minority and Nonminority Smokers in Extended Smoking Treatments / Hardcore Adolescent Smokers? An Examination of the Hardening Hypothesis by Using Survey Data From Two Norwegian Samples / Exploring the “
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 19, 2014 11:58
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Air Space: E-Cigarette Reg Leaked to Industry?

Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarette Association (TVECA) put up a picture of the scanned document on its website Friday, indicating it was the "Deeming Tobacco Products to be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, as Amended by the Family Smok
MedPage Today
added Apr 18, 2014 20:49
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Cloud of questions hovers around electronic cigarettes

According to Mitchell Zeller ... "We’ve been funding research on e-cigarettes for a while and will continue to do that. As a regulatory maker, we’ll then make regulatory policy decisions based on what the science tells us." The FDA does not currently regu
The Oncology Report
added Apr 18, 2014 20:38
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Direct tobacco marketing linked to teen and adult smoking

Direct to consumer marketing of tobacco products is reaching significant numbers of teens, as well as young adults, according to a new study. Young people who have seen the promotions are also more likely to take up smoking, the researchers found.
Reuters
added Apr 18, 2014 20:36
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OncoBlog: AACR Eyes Tobacco Control

American Association for Cancer Research has published a collection of articles in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the first Surgeon General's report on health consequences of tobacco. * Note that although almost one in five Americans still smok
MedPage Today
added Apr 18, 2014 20:27
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WULFFSON: E-cigarettes may pose cancer risk

If a link between e-cigarettes and cancer is proven, it will most likely be a lower risk than that of tobacco products. However, even a small increase in risk (e.g., 1%) is 100% if it happens to you. The increasing popularity of e-cigarettes among teens
Examiner.com (National)
added Apr 18, 2014 12:35
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[UK] GRANT: Tobacco industry-funded research, peer review, and nannying

Another journal bans research funded by the tobacco industry. It's time to stop treating us like children
The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 18, 2014 12:32
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