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Powerful new “Tips From Former Smokers” ads focus on living with vision loss and colorectal cancer

a series of powerful new ads featuring former smokers who suffer from smoking-related illnesses, including vision loss and colorectal cancer. Ads also highlight the benefits of quitting for smokers’ loved ones, and the importance of quitting cigarettes c
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Mar 27, 2015 12:21
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CDC Launches New Round of Graphic Anti-Smoking Ads

The new ads highlight the benefits of quitting for the families of smokers and the importance of giving up cigarettes completely, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "Bottom line, these ads will save lives and they will als
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 27, 2015 12:18
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VIDEO: Smoking Exposure and Your Child's Heart Health

Does exposure to second-hand smoke increase a child's risk for cardiovascular disease?
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 24, 2015 13:12
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[UK] Conscientious Children Less Likely to Smoke?

in the Journal of Epidemiological and Community Health shows that a fringe benefit may be a reduction in the chances they will pick up a cigarette....found that conscientiousness was the most predictive in not smoking later in life.
myCentralOregon.com
added Mar 24, 2015 06:16
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Parental smoking increases risk of future heart disease for kids

Parents can reduce their children's risk of heart disease by not smoking in the home and smoking well away from their children. The new study, published in Circulation, adds to the growing evidence demonstrating that parents smoking can have a long-term
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Mar 24, 2015 06:14
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[Finland] Secondhand Smoke May Put Kids at Risk for Heart Disease as Adults

The study included people in Finland whose exposure as children to parents' smoke was measured in 1980 and 1983. In 2001 and 2007, the participants were checked for plaque accumulation in their neck (carotid) arteries, a sign of heart disease.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 23, 2015 19:08
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[Finland] Exposure to Parental Smoking in Childhood is Associated with Increased Risk of Carotid Atherosclerotic Plaque in Adulthood: The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Children exposed to environmental tobacco smoke (passive smoke) have a poorer cardiovascular health profile1. Recently, we demonstrated that exposure to parental smoking in childhood was associated with lower endothelial-dependent flow-mediated dilatatio
Circulation
added Mar 23, 2015 19:08
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[Finland] Exposure to Parental Smoking in Childhood is Associated with Increased Risk of Carotid Atherosclerotic Plaque in Adulthood: The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study

Conclusions—Children of parents that smoke have increased risk of developing carotid atherosclerotic plaque in adulthood. However, parents who exercise good smoking hygiene can lessen their child's risk of developing plaque.
Circulation
added Mar 23, 2015 18:59
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[Finland] Smoking in front of your kids may increase their risk of heart disease as adults

The study’s results add to the growing evidence that exposure to smoking from parents has a lasting effect on children’s cardiovascular health in adulthood. Researchers tracked participants in the Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study, which included
American Heart Association (AHA)
added Mar 23, 2015 18:58
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Smoking in front of your kids may increase their risk of heart disease as adults

Kids exposed to their parents' smoking may have a higher risk of developing heart disease in adulthood than those whose parents didn't smoke, according to research in the American Heart Association journal Circulation.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Mar 23, 2015 18:53
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