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[UK] STOPPARD: Third-hand smoke is a silent killer that can be absorbed through the skin

To be honest, I’ve always been worried about the health hazards of this even though I didn’t know it had a name. My concern made me reluctant to let smokers hold my babies even though they refrained from smoking in my house. Tests for its effects have
The Mirror (uk)
added Oct 27, 2017 16:50
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Firefighters Exposed to Carcinogens Through the Skin

examined firefighters' exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in smoke from fires. PAHs can cause genetic mutations and are known carcinogens. They are one of the hazardous substances released into the air when wood, plastics, furniture, elec
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 18, 2017 15:44
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[Canada] Plastic surgery helps people quit smoking: Study reveals 25% of patients drop cigarettes after they are forced to abstain for their nip-and-tuck

new research published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery shows that stint of abstinence leads 25 percent of patients to quit smoking altogether. Beyond that, 40 percent of patients in the study went from smoking daily to smoking occasionally, and 70
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 4, 2017 20:01
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Perioperative and Long-Term Smoking Behaviors in Cosmetic Surgery Patients

The authors have shown a positive association between smoking cessation and cosmetic surgery. Requesting a period of cessation before cosmetic surgery may promote long-lasting smoking cessation.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
added Aug 31, 2017 15:29
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Long-term follow-up study finds link between cosmetic surgery and smoking cessation

If you're a smoker considering cosmetic surgery, your plastic surgeon will likely require you to stop smoking for at least two weeks before your procedure. A long-term follow-up study finds that many patients receiving these instructions will quit smokin
News-Medical.net
added Aug 31, 2017 15:21
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Kylie Jenner Was Just Photographed With a Cigarette and Fans Are Not Happy

Kylie Jenner's sister Kendall posted a photo of Kylie holding a cigarette. The image immediately led to backlash over the fact that Kylie may be sending the wrong message to her young followers about a habit that has a series of serious health consequence
Allure Magazine
added Jun 8, 2017 20:15
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New study warns of dangers of third-hand smoke

A study in the Journal of Tobacco Control found high levels of nicotine on the hands of children of smokers--three times higher than non-smoking adults who live with smokers--as well as traces of nicotine in their saliva.
WJXT-Channel 4 (Jacksonville, FL)
added Apr 20, 2017 14:56
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Ballistic trauma from an exploding electronic cigarette: Case report [FREE FULL TEXT]

•This is the first ballistic injury from an electronic cigarette in which the device was embedded into the patient, necessitating surgical removal.... it stands to reason that maxillofacial blast injuries from electronic cigarettes will increase in frequ
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Cases
added Apr 22, 2017 23:44
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GLANTZ: More evidence that e-cigarettes are as bad as cigarettes for blood vessels, this time on skin

An important factor in wound healing is adequate circulation in small blood vessels. Inadequate circulation leads to slower healing and even tissue death (necrosis). Rau and colleagues did an experiment in which they exposed rats to high levels of seco
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 15, 2017 15:38
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Beauty Tip: Secondhand smoke's assault on skin

"Together these substances speed up the break down of Vitamin A affecting collagen production and the skin’s ability to regenerate. Thus, the aging process accelerates,” states myskin.com.
Craig (CO) Daily Press
added Mar 4, 2017 15:28
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