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[UK] Wrinkled smokers face higher risk of lung disease

Researchers in Exeter, England, looked at a group of 149 current and former middle aged smokers from 78 families. They found that 68 of them had COPD. More than 80 per cent of the total group had no or very few facial lines while 25 had widespread wrinkl
NewsFix (ca)
added May 4, 2013 12:07

[UK] Simon Cowell quits smoking over it's aging effects

Simon Cowell is giving up his smoking habit due to the aging effect cigarettes have on his skin. The 53-year-old X Factor creator is known for his love of age-defying treatments. And according to his fellow Britain’s Got Talent judge Amanda Holden, Cow
Irish Independent (ie)
added Apr 23, 2013 12:30

[Uae: Dubai] Anti-smoking campaign targets young users

Medical specialists highlighted the adverse effects of smoking on the skin, heart, gastrointestinal tract and bones during an anti-smoking campaign at the American College of Dubai.
Gulf News (ae)
added Apr 21, 2013 13:01

[UK] ‘Ageing fears an incentive to quit smoking’

A British online quit smoking resource,, polled 2 000 of its members (an even split of men and women) and discovered that for both sexes, reversing the signs of ageing was a major concern.
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Apr 18, 2013 22:21

The Evils of Nicotine: An Evidence-Based Guide to Smoking and Plastic Surgery

The ameliorating effects of cessation are supported by level 1 evidence, which suggests that the optimal duration of preoperative cessation is 4 weeks or longer. Nicotine replacement therapy and smoking cessation medications are effective aids for quittin
Annals of Plastic Surgery
added Apr 18, 2013 11:40

Smoking Time Machine

Smokers - you can now glimpse into the future!Smoking Time Machine shows you how you will look in 10 and 20 years' time with the effects of smoking. Effects include deeper wrinkles around the eyes and mouth, a grey pallor to the skin and sagging
added Mar 27, 2013 10:13

[UK] ‘Ageing fears an incentive to quit smoking’

Instead, improving their appearance, performance in bed and ability to conceive are much better incentives to make addicts quit, according to new research. A British online quit smoking resource,, polled 2 000 of its members (an even
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Mar 27, 2013 09:59

[UK] Cheltenham forensic artists reveals the facial damage of smoking

An app has been launched to shock them into quitting ... The Smoking Time Machine app is available to download for free for one month on iTunes via the link
This Is Gloucester
added Mar 10, 2013 13:11

The lesser known harmful effects of smoking

Smoking has some wicked effects on skin. Because of a decrease in blood flow and damage to collagen and elastin, it causes premature wrinkles, not only on the face but other areas of the body. It causes a decrease in wound healing and an increase in post
Orange County (CA) Register
added Nov 22, 2012 12:33

Smoking Raises Risk Of Squamous Cell Carcinoma Of The Skin In Women

Regular female smokers have a threefold higher risk of developing squamous cell carcinoma of the skin, researchers from Moffitt Cancer Center reported in Cancer Causes and Control. The authors said they found a slight increase in risk among regular male
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Oct 23, 2012 18:26
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