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Educational inequalities in mortality in northern, mid and southern Italy and the contribution of smoking

Mortality inequalities in Italy are smaller than in most European countries. This is due, among other factors, to the weak socioeconomic pattern of smoking over the past decades in Italy.
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health
added May 21, 2013 15:37
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[Italy] ARCHIVE: Particulate matter from tobacco versus diesel car exhaust: an educational perspective

ETS is a major source of PM pollution, contributing to indoor PM concentrations up to 10-fold those emitted from an idling ecodiesel engine. Besides its educational usefulness, this knowledge should also be considered from an ecological perspective.
Tobacco Control
added May 15, 2013 09:21
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[Italy] E-cigarettes may not help combat smoking addiction

Young people should avoid use of electronic cigarettes because they also deliver nicotine to the body plus there is no scientific proof that they are useful in combating smoking addiction, a study by the Italian Health Ministry has said.
DNA India (in)
added Dec 31, 2012 09:37
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[Italy] Smoking after stroke increases death risk by three-fold

Patients who resume smoking after a stroke increase their risk of death by three-fold, according to research presented at ESC Congress 2012 by Professor Furio Colivicchi from San Filippo Neri Hospital. The researchers also found that the earlier patients
European Society of Cardiology
added Aug 27, 2012 14:17
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[Italy, Vatican City] White Smoke From the Vatican? Not From Cigarettes

Selling discounted tobacco to employees and pensioners, without the increasingly stringent taxes imposed in surrounding Italy, has long been a source of revenue for the tiny Vatican City State. Many people in Rome have bought cigarettes through acquainta
New York Times
added Nov 9, 2017 19:59
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The regulatory environment and cost of electronic cigarettes in Italy, 2014-2015, influenced their use for quitting ($$)

Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 4, 2017 17:56
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[Italy] Smoking Tied to Shorter Survival With ALS

Smoking may speed progression of Lou Gehrig's disease and shorten the lives of those with the fatal illness... They collected data on the smoking habits of 650 people diagnosed with ALS between 2007 and 2011 in northern Italy. They also looked at chronic
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 22, 2016 21:36
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[Italy, UK] VAPING BAD E-cigs are just as bad for your heart as smoking fags as they damage key blood vessels, say experts

But a professor told the world’s largest gathering of heart experts in Rome the devices are “far more dangerous than people realise”. Top expert Prof Robert West, of University College London, said: “It would certainly be fair to say the study shows ele
The Sun (uk)
added Aug 30, 2016 12:33
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[Italy] Hot off the catwalk: Moschino models blaze a trail down the runway in scorched dresses that are still SMOKING at Milan Fashion Week

Smoking also featured heavily in the show with Moschino's very own cigarette design printed across jumpers (pictured). The model is also seen flaunting a pair of cigarette earrings...Scott introduced his own brand of cigarette packaging with box clutches
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 26, 2016 20:08
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[Italy, UK] Film directors fired up over smoking ban ($$)

In an open letter to Ms Lorenzin, the directors, including the Oscar winner Paolo Sorrentino, described their “stupor” at the prospect of a “ridiculous” ban that would hamper their attempt to “recount the lives of people”. Smoking was central to the hip
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 16, 2015 10:50
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