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[Minnesota] Time Trends in the Incidence of Parkinson Disease [FREE FULL TEXT]

Our study suggests that the incidence of parkinsonism and PD may have increased between 1976 and 2005, particularly in men 70 years and older. These trends may be associated with the dramatic changes in smoking behavior that took place in the second half
Archives of Neurology
added Jun 21, 2016 11:22
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[Minnesota] Parkinson disease may be getting more common

“This is the first evidence that shows an increasing trend of Parkinson incidence, confirmation is needed,” said Dr. Honglei Chen of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences in Triangle Park, North Carolina, who wrote an editorial accompan
Reuters
added Jun 21, 2016 11:19
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[Minnesota] Quitting smoking could be responsible for rise in cases of Parkinson's disease

Incidence rates of parkinsonism increased in men from 38.9 per 100,000 person-years between 1976 and 1985 to 55.9 between 1996 and 2005. Rates of Parkinson’s disease increased in men from 18.2 between 1976 and 1985 to 30.4 between 1996 and 2005 and the
The Mirror (uk)
added Jun 21, 2016 11:08
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[Minnesota] TANENHAUS: What Do This Season’s Political Books Tell Us About the Election?

New York Times
added Jun 20, 2016 19:43
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[Minnesota] Could the decline in SMOKING be behind rise in Parkinson's? Scientists believe nicotine in tobacco 'may protect the brain' (but doctors say you still shouldn't spark up)

A new study by researchers in Minnesota has suggested anti-smoking campaigns from the late 40s and 50s could be behind increased prevalence of Parkinson's disease decades later. Other factors such as better awareness of the symptoms and increased access
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 20, 2016 18:01
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[Minnesota] Parkinson's Rates Rising Among American Men

. He agreed that many studies "have shown that cigarette smoking is associated with a reduced risk of Parkinson's disease, so a decline in smoking might be expected to result in an increase in [the disease]." But he also agreed that more and better studie
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 20, 2016 17:33
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[Minnesota] Washington County achieves smoke-free grounds

The American Lung Association in Minnesota, in partnership with Washington County Public Health and Environment through its Living Healthy in Washington County project, commended the Washington County Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) on successf
Washington County (MN) Housing and Redevelopment Authority
added Jun 11, 2016 16:16
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[Minnesota] All HRA properties are now smoke-free!

today marks the first day that all HRA-owned properties are smoke-free. This was an important step for us, not just to provide a healthy environment for all our residents, but also to preserve and protect taxpayer investments in our properties. Units that
Washington County (MN) Housing and Redevelopment Authority
added Jun 11, 2016 15:25
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[Minnesota] SMITH: Rice County Fair Board makes right call in designating smoking areas

We see this new policy as a win-win situation for smokers and non-smokers alike. If somebody wants to smoke, they simply have to find a designated area, which fair officials say will be numerous and easy to locate. The Rice County Fair should be an event
Faribault (MN) Daily News
added Jun 1, 2016 19:56
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[Minnesota] Gov. Dayton Surprised By $32 Million Tobacco Tax Break

Minnesota’s largest anti-smoking advocacy groups denounced a tobacco tax break Tuesday, which passed on the last day of the 2016 legislative session. Those groups are now pressuring Gov. Mark Dayton to veto the entire tax bill. ClearWay Minnesota, a coa
WCCO-Channel 4000
added May 25, 2016 06:52
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