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E-cigarette users are MOST at-risk of oral cancer: Study finds most users still haven't quit tobacco - and vaping devices also contain carcinogens

those who used smokeless tobacco devices had the highest levels of certain carcinogenic chemicals linked to cancers of the mouth and throat out of any group of tobacco product users. Many of the estimated eight million adults that use e-cigarettes have
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 31, 2018 07:30
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[California] Consumption of E-cigarettes, tobacco products increases risk of oral cancer: study

The International Association for Dental Research (IADR) said UC San Francisco researchers Benjamin Chaffee and Neal Benowitz, the co-author of a paper on nicotine and carcinogen exposure from consumption of tobacco product, examined the risks of people
Xinhua Newswire
added Aug 8, 2018 01:20
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[Georgia] New study looks at the role kids play in parents breaking their smoking habit

A ground breaking new study has come out over the past few months from our very own Medical College of Georgia about smoking and how to quit and how to make sure kids never start. All about breaking that cycle of tobacco and nicotine addiction, getting r
WJBF-TV ABC Channel 6 (Augusta, GA)
added Aug 7, 2018 16:47
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[UK] New Research Bolsters Case for E-Cigarettes

The center surveyed nearly 19,000 users of Juul e-cigarettes, which command about half the U.S. market share. Nearly two-thirds of respondents who were current smokers at the time they began using e-cigarettes quit smoking as a result. Compare this quit
InsideSources
added Aug 2, 2018 23:08
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Study suggests residential smoking bans will help more low-income smokers quit

Enforcing residential bans on smoking could help large numbers of low-income people quit smoking, according to an analysis of federally funded national surveys by a California research team. The finding comes as public housing authorities across the coun
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jul 31, 2018 21:22
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[UK] Dying young in Stockton - England’s most unequal town

Stockton-on-Tees is the town with England's biggest gap in life expectancy, according to Public Health England, and resident Rob Hill, who is only 46, is getting ready for his death. A lifetime of cigarettes and poor food have taken their toll and Rob h
BBC Online
added Jul 31, 2018 21:21
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[UK] Adopt national initiative to stave off annual stillbirth toll, urges NHS England

Carbon monoxide testing for smoking in pregnancy, which is strongly associated with stillbirth, was almost universal. The Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group, a coalition of health organisations, welcomed the progress made, but insisted that work stil
OnMedica Group (uk)
added Jul 31, 2018 21:20
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Drinking While Breast-Feeding May Dampen Child's Brain Development breastfeeding

Dr. Michael Grosso... said she suspects smoking probably has some detrimental effects during breast-feeding, as there's evidence that it does in pregnancy. She also suggests abstaining from smoking while breast-feeding.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 31, 2018 07:45
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[Australia] Drinking while breastfeeding tied to cognitive problems in young kids

Breastfeeding mothers who drink alcohol may be more likely to have children with cognitive problems... Women who smoked cigarettes during the period when they were breastfeeding, however, didn’t appear to have children with different cognitive test score
Reuters
added Jul 31, 2018 07:37
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GLANTZ: Incorporating best practices from tobacco control into California’s cannabis regulations still needed

Dan Orenstein, Candice Bowling, and I submitted this public comment... Incorporating best practices from tobacco control into California’s cannabis regulations is necessary to protect public health by restricting harmful product formulations, ensuring ind
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 31, 2018 07:34
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