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Fathers who smoke raise the risk of their GRANDCHILDREN developing ADHD, study suggests

Researchers say that in a study conducted on mice, dads who were exposed to nicotine had offspring more likely to experience cognitive deficits. Previous studies have shown that mothers who smoke cigarettes raise their children's risk of developing beha
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:15

[Australia] How big tobacco hopes to get you hooked on e-cigarettes

In an exclusive interview with The New Daily, the managing director of Philip Morris International, Tammy Chan, insisted the tobacco giant has consumers’ best interests at heart. But our investigation leaves little doubt that big tobacco, in the face of
The New Daily (au)
added Oct 12, 2018 19:20

Comprehensive Report Says Tobacco Control Must Be Highest Priority in Cancer Control

More than half of the 26% decline in cancer mortality rates in the U.S. since 1991 is due to reductions in tobacco smoking. Despite this progress, tobacco smoking remains the most common cause of cancer and cancer death The highest priority in a national
American Cancer Society
added Oct 12, 2018 14:18

[Canada] Will pot’s health effects lead to the industry’s next tobacco liability exposure?

Marijuana could cause mental illness among youth and government needs to find ways of preventing teens from using it, an Ontario politician said Tuesday. “There are many young people who had their lives turned upside down, and families turned upside dow
Canadian Underwriter (ca)
added Oct 5, 2018 01:24

Gisele Bundchen, 38, smoked a pack of cigarettes and drank a bottle of wine EVERY DAY to cope with stress in her 20s

The 38-year-old Vogue favorite reveals in her new memoir, Lessons: My Path To A Meaningful Life: 'I had been smoking cigarettes, drinking a bottle of wine and three mocha frappacinos every day.'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 28, 2018 15:07

[UK] Severe mental illness (SMI) and physical health inequalities: briefing

Tobacco use is a common risk factor for CHD, COPD, HF and stroke, and high smoking rates in the population with SMI may partially explain higher rates of these conditions 9. At the same time, it is also a risk factor for hypertension and cancer, and the
added Sep 28, 2018 13:50

[UK-Wales] People with severe mental illness have far worse physical health, officials warn

Public Health England (PHE) said patients with Severe Mental Illness (SMI) have a higher prevalence of obesity (1.8 times more prevalent than the general population), diabetes (1.9 times) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (2.1 times).
South Wales Argus (uk)
added Sep 28, 2018 13:49

[Australia] The cause of death that has TRIPLED in just one year after an outbreak of a contagious virus - and the cities where people are most likely to be affected

Heart disease continued to the leading cause of death last year, followed by dementia, stroke, respiratory diseases and lung cancer....lung cancer often linked to smoking, was the fifth most common cause of death in 2017
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 28, 2018 03:10


In concentration camps...Cigarettes were highly valuable in camps and could be traded for food. 'When a prisoner took out a cigarette and lit it, their campmates knew the person had truly given up, had lost faith in their ability to carry on and would s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 28, 2018 02:55
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[UK] Teens smoke... to cope with 'all their stress'

The study by Anglia Ruskin University explored why teenagers smoked in six deprived areas of Essex - Basildon, Colchester, Harlow, Southend, Tendring and Thurrock.
Echo Newspapers (uk)
added Sep 25, 2018 16:23
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