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Tobacco exposure before and after birth increases childhood allergies

A large new study evaluated the risk if prenatal and postnatal tobaccos smoke exposure for asthma, rhinitis (inflammation of nasal membranes), and eczema (skin rash). The study was published online on August 18 in the journal Pediatrics by Swedish resear
Examiner.com (National)
added Aug 20, 2014 09:42
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[Sweden] For Kids, Risks of Parental Smoking Persist Long-Term, Study Finds

The study, which followed nearly 4,000 children in Sweden for 16 years, underscores the dangers of parental smoking, experts say. "Exposure to second-hand smoke during pregnancy or infancy increases a child's risk of developing allergic disease even up
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 19, 2014 16:03
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[Spain] Neumólogos: el caso de neumonía por cigarrillo electrónico no será el último [Pulmonologists: The case of pneumonia electronic cigarette will not be the last]

Doctors at the University Hospital of A Coruña (Chuac) have diagnosed the second case in the world and first in Spain in lipoid pneumonia caused by the consumption of these devices, which demonstrates "a possible link between the two," as said Jimenez, t
LaVanguardia.com (es)
added Jul 31, 2014 09:17
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[Denmark] Smoking can reduce effectiveness of psoriatic arthritis treatments

People who smoke could be reducing their own chance of being successfully treated for psoriatic arthritis, according to a new study from Denmark. The research, led by scientists at Gentofte Hospital in Copenhagen, aimed to investigate the association be
Arthritis Research UK (uk)
added Jul 31, 2014 08:56
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Health risks of e-cigarettes emerge

Vaping pollutes lungs with toxic chemicals and may even make antibiotic-resistant bacteria harder to kill
Science News Online
added Jul 30, 2014 19:52
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[Denmark] Smoking Worsens Psoriatic Arthritis

Patients with psoriatic arthritis who smoke have worse patient-reported disease features at baseline and don't respond as well as nonsmokers to anti-tumor necrosis factor (TNF) treatment, a Danish study found.
MedPage Today
added Jul 28, 2014 23:52
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[Norway] Could Smoking and Drinking Coffee Help Protect Against Liver Disease?

a new study by researchers at Oslo University Hospital found that a combination of the two could help fight against liver disease, in some cases... Findings showed that levels of daily coffee consumption were lower in patients with primary sclerosing cho
ScienceWorldReport
added Jul 10, 2014 02:21
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Why Thousands Of Men Like JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon Are Getting Throat Cancer

Traditionally, head and neck cancer patients were older men who smoke and drank heavily. The alcohol and tobacco damaged the cells in the throat, eventually leading to cancer. HPV-caused cancer is different. The men (and it’s still mostly men) who get
Forbes
added Jul 7, 2014 10:40
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[Ireland] Children exposed to smoking at risk of ear infections

MANY people still underestimate the effects of second-hand smoke on the health of children – despite Ireland being the first country in Europe to ban smoking in public places a decade ago – according to new research.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jul 1, 2014 18:51
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Secondhand smoke exposure in infants influenced risk for asthma, rhinitis, eczema

Secondhand smoke exposure, in utero or during infancy, influenced the development of asthma and rhinitis in early childhood and impacted eczema at later ages, according to research presented at the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology annu
Healio.com
added Jun 11, 2014 14:08
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