Headlines Tagged with Stroke — 387 headlines found
Reducing the number of earlier than expected deaths from the leading causes of death requires risk factor reduction … 1) diseases of the heart: tobacco use…cancer: tobacco use…chronic lower respiratory diseases: tobacco smoke, second hand smoke exposure…c
May 2, 2014 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added May 1, 2014 19:11
for parents who smoke, stopping may be the healthiest thing they can do. Recent research showed that children whose parents smoke may be at greater risk for heart attack and stroke as adults, even if they, themselves, do not smoke.
Mar 6, 2014 DailyRx
added Mar 6, 2014 17:57
A new public health campaign in England is highlighting the toxic damage tobacco smoke does to vital organs such as the brain, as well as the lungs. The TV adverts warn how smoke makes blood "dirty and thick with toxins" which then circulate in the body
Dec 29, 2013 BBC Online
added Dec 30, 2013 12:45
His doctors warned him his habit had an impact on his health. Even that didn’t work... Since William’s death, Xavier, 14, and Yulonda have been sharing that message with other African-Americans as part of the Indiana Black Expo’s “Matters of the Heart” ca
Jul 14, 2017 Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Jul 14, 2017 11:22
Swedish researchers who two years ago reported no association of heart attacks with snus use (abstract here, my blog entry here) now conclude there is no association with stroke. The new study, appearing in the Journal of Internal Medicine, is once agai
Apr 1, 2014 R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Apr 2, 2014 11:23
* Exposure to secondhand smoke causes stroke, the new report says * Some 5.6 million children today will die prematurely if things don't change, report says * Acting Surgeon General Boris Lushniak says he wants a smoke-free generation
Jan 17, 2014 CNN
added Jan 18, 2014 22:52
there is now a pile of evidence, sometimes startling, that air pollution also plays a role in heart attacks and strokes. The new studies suggest that air pollution not only worsens cardiovascular disease — but can also cause it.
Nov 15, 2013 New York Times Blogs
added Nov 15, 2013 16:41
* Compared with nonsmokers, the excess risk of stroke is at least as great among women who smoke compared with men who smoke. * Compared with never smokers, the beneficial effects of quitting smoking on stroke risk were similar between the sexes.
Aug 22, 2013 MedPage Today
added Aug 23, 2013 08:54
Significant cuts seen in heart attacks, strokes, asthma
Oct 29, 2012 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 2, 2012 15:42
May 24, 2012 Hobart (Tas) Mercury (au)
added May 24, 2012 10:38