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[UK] Bedfordshire parents urged to send cigarettes packing this summer holidays

To help increase understanding of these dangers, parents and carers are encouraged to test their knowledge by completing a 'Smokefree summer holidays quiz', which also gives them the opportunity to enter a prize draw to win a family day out at ZSL Whipsn
Bedfordshire on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 1, 2016 19:42
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One minute of secondhand marijuana smoke impairs cardiovascular function

One minute of exposure to secondhand smoke (SHS) from marijuana diminishes blood vessel function to the same extent as tobacco, but the harmful cardiovascular effects last three times longer, according to a new study in rats led by UC San Francisco resea
University of California, Berkeley
added Jul 31, 2016 16:14
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Pediatric hospitalizations an opportunity to screen parents for tobacco use

Secondhand smoke exposure not only plays a role in the development and exacerbation of respiratory diseases in children, it also can lower their IQ scores, increase risk for behavioral and sleep problems, and contribute to increased infection risk. Even
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Jul 29, 2016 00:33
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One Minute of Marijuana Secondhand Smoke Exposure Substantially Impairs Vascular Endothelial Function [FREE FULL TEXT]

One minute of exposure to marijuana SHS substantially impairs endothelial function in rats for at least 90 minutes, considerably longer than comparable impairment by tobacco SHS. Impairment of FMD does not require cannabinoids, nicotine, or rolling paper
Journal of the American Heart Association
added Jul 28, 2016 18:12
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Secondhand Pot Smoke May Damage Blood Vessels

One minute of exposure to marijuana secondhand smoke was associated with substantial transient impairment of vascular endothelial function, according to results of an animal study. Blood vessels took a full 90 minutes to recover function after 60 second
MedPage Today
added Jul 28, 2016 18:06
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[California] Why toxic compound emissions vary in e-cigarettes

While previous studies have found that electronic cigarettes emit toxic compounds, a new study...pinpointed the source of these emissions and shown how factors such as the temperature, type, and age of the device play a role in emission levels, informati
University of California, Berkeley
added Jul 28, 2016 17:51
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Secondhand Pot Smoke May Damage Blood Vessels

One minute of exposure to marijuana secondhand smoke was associated with substantial transient impairment of vascular endothelial function, according to results of an animal study. Blood vessels took a full 90 minutes to recover function after 60 second
MedPage Today
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59
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[Colorado] VIDEO: Accidental Pot Exposure: How Much Risk to Colo. Kids?

A study appearing in JAMA Pediatrics now puts forward some evidence that unintentional THC exposures are on the rise. In this 150-second analysis, MedPage Today clinical reviewer F. Perry Wilson takes a look at the data.
MedPage Today
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59
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Just 1 minute of secondhand marijuana smoke impairs blood vessel function

Researchers found exposure to secondhand marijuana smoke for just 1 minute impaired rats' blood vessel function. What is more, researchers found that it may take three times as long for blood vessel function to recover after inhalation of secondhand mari
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59
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SIEGEL: Study Demonstrates Low Health Risks Associated with "Secondhand Vapor" from E-Cigarettes

In spite of these findings, which demonstrate that secondhand vaping is not a significant health threat, Dr. Stan Glantz has nevertheless informed the public that the study provides evidence that "e-cigarettes pollute the air and expose bystanders." Acc
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Jul 28, 2016 16:02
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