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Fresh concerns raised about dangers of e-cigarettes: Study reveals the trendy gadgets may slow down your heart rate and cause a cardiac arrest

Aerosols found in the trendy gadgets led to bradycardia - which can be life-threatening and trigger a cardiac arrest - in mice, scientists discovered. The damage was similar to that of traditional cigarettes, which scientists have tried to coax the pub
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 14, 2017 04:25
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JAMA Internal Medicine LETTERS: Perplexing Conclusions Concerning Heat-Not-Burn Tobacco Cigarettes (PDF)

While we welcome independent studies on our products, in a Research Letter published in a recent issue of JAMA Internal Medicine Auer et al1 described a chemical analysis of the IQOS aerosol that we find perplexing in several respects. Accuracy in scienc
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Nov 14, 2017 04:13
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Perplexing Conclusions Concerning Heat-Not-Burn Tobacco

PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Nov 14, 2017 03:59
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Surprising Facts about Smoking's Effect on Bladder Health

explained Rian Dickstein, M.D., F.A.C.S., director of the Bladder Cancer Program at Chesapeake Urology. "Quitting smoking is the number one thing a person can do to help prevent bladder cancer and also help avoid recurrence of this disease."
PR Newswire
added Nov 14, 2017 03:48
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About 1 in 5 U.S. adults consume tobacco products, federal agencies say

However, the report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Food and Drug Administration also stirred again the public-health debate of what is a tobacco product, particularly when it comes to electronic cigarettes and vaporizers.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 14, 2017 03:44
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Commitment Is Key for Online Quit-Smoking Groups cigarettes

An online social network designed to help you quit smoking can do just that, a new study finds. But the odds of quitting rise along with the level of active involvement, the researchers said. They examined the impact of BecomeAnEX.org, a social network
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 14, 2017 03:33
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Smoking and alcohol consumption in OECD countries – country breakdown

At least seven million people worldwide die of tobacco smoking and of these 890,000 die of exposure to second hand smoke. Smoking statistics
News-Medical.net
added Nov 14, 2017 03:12
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People at High Risk for Lung Cancer Can Reduce Their Risk of Mortality by 20 Percent with Lung Screening

The National Cancer Institute has concluded that having a low-dose CT chest scan for patients at high risk for developing lung cancer can reduce their risk of mortality by 20 percent. Porter Adventist's Healthy Lung Screening Program offers free screening
PR Newswire
added Nov 14, 2017 03:07
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[USA] Lung cancer increasingly affects non-smokers, but stigma in Canada persists

The increase was seen across age, sex and ethnicity, leading researchers to conclude that the actual incidence in lung cancer among non-smokers has jumped. In Canada, doctors have noticed a similar trend. Dr. Rosalyn Juergens, chair of the Lung Cancer Dis
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Nov 14, 2017 03:02
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[Australia] Experts Are Urging Smokers To Switch Over To Vaping

“For those smokers who won’t or can’t quit, the next best thing would be to switch to vaping,” he said. Professor McRobbie is a co-author of the influential Cochrane Review into e-cigarettes which found e-cigarettes can help people to quit smoking but c
Triple M radio (au)
added Nov 14, 2017 03:02
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