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[Greece] The effects of vaping could be as harmful as conventional smoking, research reveals

Researchers from the University of Athens found that flavourings in e-cigarettes harm the lungs by causing inflammation. Smokers looking to quit often turn to vaping in the belief that it is better for their health, but analysis, conducted on mice, show
Yahoo! Sports
added Oct 12, 2018 18:14
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Flavoring, additive ingredients in e-cigarettes may increase inflammation and impair lung function

also found that short-term exposure to e-cigarettes was enough to cause lung inflammation similar or worse than that seen in traditional cigarette use. The research was chosen as an APSselect article for October.
News-Medical.net
added Oct 12, 2018 18:12
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Smoking and Risk of Colorectal Cancer Sub-Classified by Tumor-Infiltrating T Cells

Colorectal cancer risk increased by smoking was stronger for tumors with lower T-lymphocyte response, suggesting an interplay of smoking and immunity in colorectal carcinogenesis.
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Oct 12, 2018 00:35
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[Greece, UK] Another reason to stop vaping: E-cigarette flavors are just as bad for lung inflammation as smoking, study finds

A new Greek study in mice suggests that e-liquids and their flavoring additives cause lung inflammation and may impair them as badly as cigettes
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 11, 2018 17:19
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Feasibility of a smartphone-based tobacco treatment for HIV-infected smokers

Smartphone-based tobacco treatment for PLWH was feasible and achieved moderate-high rates of engagement and satisfaction in a middle-aged, ethnic/racial minority group in the poorest urban community...we explore the feasibility and preliminary efficacy o
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 5, 2018 20:34
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[Denmark] People living with HIV underestimate the harm of smoking

People with HIV in Denmark who smoke greatly underestimate the impact of smoking on life expectancy, a study of perceptions of life expectancy published this month in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes shows.
aidsmap (uk)
added Oct 3, 2018 18:11
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Smoking Seems to Weaken the Immune System: Study

found that smoking reduces the ability of pulp inside teeth to fight illness and disease. "That might explain why smokers have poorer endodontic outcomes and delayed healing than non-smokers," Anita Aminoshariae, director of predoctoral endodontics, said
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 3, 2018 07:36
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Dental research shows that smoking weakens immune systems

Researchers at the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine found that smoking also weakens the ability for pulp in teeth to fight illness and disease. In other words, smokers have fewer defense mechanisms on the inside of their teeth.
ScienceDaily
added Oct 3, 2018 07:24
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Childhood secondhand smoke exposure tied to arthritis in adulthood

Women exposed to secondhand smoke as children may be more likely to develop rheumatoid arthritis than people who didn’t breathe cigarette fumes growing up, a French study suggests.
Reuters
added Oct 1, 2018 18:06
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[UK] Warning on link between MS and smoking

The link between smoking and multiple sclerosis (MS) is “clearer than ever”, with those who smoke more likely to develop the condition and become disabled more quickly, a charity has warned. The MS Society said it has completed a major evidence review
Press Association (uk)
added Sep 24, 2018 04:31
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