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Los Angeles Dentist Discusses Survey that Finds People Who Smoke Have More Dental Complications

Smokers in the United States are Two Times More Likely to Have Dental Problems than those Who Don't.
PR Worldwide, Inc.
added Jul 2, 2012 14:47
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[UK] Smoking sharply increases risk of certain cancers of the immune system and bone marrow

Women who smoke increase their risk of developing certain cancers of the blood, immune system, and bone marrow new research shows today (Friday).
Cancer Research UK (uk)
added Aug 12, 2012 18:30
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[Canada] VIDEO: How smoking can increase a man's odds of osteoporosis

Medical expert Dr. Marla Shapiro explains how smoking can increase a man’s odds of osteoporosis and why screening guidelines could change.
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Mar 17, 2015 15:02
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Smoking Can Increase X-Ray Damage in People with Ankylosing Spondylitis by as Much as Five Times

Smoking can increase the effect of inflammation on X-ray damage in people with ankylosing spondylitis by as much as five times. And, the increase is as much as 13 times higher in men with the disease who smoke than women who don’t smoke, according to rese
Newswise
added Oct 26, 2013 19:47
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Thirdhand Smoke Is Real—And Risky to Your Health

Indoor cigarette smoke combines with air pollutants to form compounds that might cause cancer—and that can linger for decades. In addition to cancer, thirdhand smoke could be responsible for asthma attacks and allergic reactions.
National Geographic
added Mar 21, 2014 16:49
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Study Suggests Link Between E-Cigarettes, Respiratory Infections

Vapor from electronic cigarettes may increase young people's risk of respiratory infections, whether or not it contains nicotine, a new laboratory study has found. Lung tissue samples from deceased children appeared to suffer damage when exposed to e-cig
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 8, 2015 22:16
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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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[Canada] Day 208: Lung Cancer and HPV???!

Today I learned that the financial rewards can be sizable. Dr. Barsky said he had earned over $3 million over the 20 years he has consulted ... Lung cancer is caused by lots of things. Sometimes there is no outside cause. You can only know if a cancer wa
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Feb 19, 2014 09:38
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A Cancer That Went Up in Smoke: Pulmonary Reaction to e-Cigarettes Imitating Metastatic Cancer

Upon cessation of e-cigarette use (known as vaping), the lung nodules disappeared, and the liver lesions regressed. Our case report suggests that vaping can induce an inflammatory reaction mimicking metastatic cancer.
Chest
added Mar 14, 2016 11:02
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Secondhand Smoke Goes Electronic With Damaging Free Radicals From E-Cig Vapor

Mice that were exposed to e-cigarette vapor experienced compromised immune responses to both the virus and the bacteria more often than mice that were exposed to air. Some of the mice exposed to e-cigarette vapor also died by the end of the study due to
Medical Daily
added Feb 4, 2015 15:31
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