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E-cigarettes and flavorings induce inflammatory and pro-senescence responses in oral epithelial cells and periodontal fibroblasts

These data highlight the pathologic role of e-cig aerosol and its flavoring to cells and tissues of the oral cavity in compromised oral health.
Oncotarget
added Dec 27, 2016 01:44
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[Austria] IBUPROFEN REDUCES RISK OF DEATH FROM LUNG CANCER AMONG FORMER AND CURRENT SMOKERS, RESEARCHERS SAY

Study findings presented at the IASLC 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) in Vienna, Austria indicated that regular use of ibuprofen might also reduce the risk of dying from lung cancer. This possible benefit appears to apply to both former smoker
Inquisitr
added Dec 19, 2016 19:54
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[Europe] SIEGEL: Anti-Vaping Researcher Gives Negligent Advice to the Public

An anti-vaping researcher, citing findings solely from an in-vitro cell culture study without clear clinical significance, has claimed that vaping can cause fatal respiratory infections...the European Respiratory Society annual meeting itself is financia
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Sep 15, 2016 23:50
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FDA LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN THAT AFFIRMS LGBT YOUTH’S FREEDOM TO BE, TOBACCO FREE

Last week, I had the privilege of participating in the launch of “This Free Life,” the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) new anti-smoking campaign for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) young adults. This is FDA’s first-ever national campai
AIDS.gov blog
added May 12, 2016 04:09
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[North Carolina] Tobacco leaves may provide production option for flu vaccine

Medicago Inc. also is using its tobacco plant research to develop drugs to combat the Sudan strain of the Ebola virus. It has signed production contracts with the Canadian and U.S. governments. "Preliminary results have shown that Medicago’s technology c
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 16, 2016 09:55
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An estimated 12.6 million deaths each year are attributable to unhealthy environments

Noncommunicable diseases contribute to largest share of environment-related deaths... Tobacco smoke-free legislation reduces exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke, and thereby also reduces cardiovascular diseases and respiratory infections.
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Mar 15, 2016 20:08
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[Asia, Hong Kong] Key findings on kids' health smoked out

Youngsters under 18 are susceptible to pollutants produced by smokers, but the risk of infection could be reduced if the government extended bans on smoking.
Hong Kong Standard (hk)
added Jan 28, 2016 02:08
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GUEST EDITORIAL: Electronic cigarettes The tobacco industry’s latest threat to oral health? (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

organized dentistry has not issued any policy statements or clinical recommendations on e-cig use....we offer the following recommendations to organized dentistry and the nation’s dental professionals: -When taking health histories, ask about all forms o
Journal of the American Dental Association
added Oct 29, 2015 13:02
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Kids, Asthma and Second Hand Smoke at Home = Twice as Many Hospitalizations

Parents who allow their children with asthma to be exposed to second hand smoke (SHS) at home need to know the risk is high their child will be hospitalized. In fact, the risk is nearly double that for kids with asthma who are not exposed to SHS.
American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
added Sep 24, 2015 12:50
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Smoking Increases Wound Complications after Your Total Joint Replacement

"TJA has a proven track record, with consistently excellent results reported throughout the orthopaedic literature," explained Duchman. "However, patient factors have previously been identified that consistently produce results that are less than excelle
PR Newswire
added Mar 30, 2015 21:10
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