Headlines Tagged with Stroke — 393 headlines found
The man was smoking in bed shortly before 11 p.m. when he had a stroke and couldn’t escape from the fire that soon spread throughout the home in the 1900 block of Dogwood Drive, officials said.
Apr 10, 2014 Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Apr 10, 2014 17:44
Deaths from ischemic stroke due to tobacco smoking in China, India and Russia more than for all the world's other countries combined
New research published in Global Heart shows that deaths from ischaemic stroke (IS) due to tobacco use in China, India, and Russia together are higher than the total for all the world's other countries combined. The research is by Dr Derrick Bennett, Nuf
Apr 7, 2014 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Apr 8, 2014 10:22
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
more than doubles previous estimates and confirms that air pollution is now the world’s largest single environmental health ... Outdoor air pollution-caused deaths ... 40% – ischaemic heart disease; 40% – stroke; 11% – chronic obstructive pulmonary diseas
Mar 25, 2014 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Mar 25, 2014 06:57
Exactly eight years after the nation's historic March 2006 public tobacco ban, non-smokers are still paying the price of those who light up in their homes. A detailed analysis of surveys of thousands of Scottish households found increased risk of stroke
Mar 24, 2014 Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Mar 24, 2014 14:19
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
The problem in tabulating the full extent of recent gains against cancer is that efforts to beat back other diseases have also been successful, the researchers said. "As fewer and fewer people die from heart disease, stroke and accidents, more and more
Jan 20, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 30, 2014 09:36
* 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
Public Health England’s Smokefree Health Harms campaign highlights how dangerous chemicals in cigarettes, including arsenic and cyanide, flow through the body, damaging the heart and lungs and cells in the brain.
Dec 30, 2013 Lancashire Evening Post (uk)
added Dec 30, 2013 12:19
The campaign launches on 30 December and centres around a TV ad, created by Dare, showing how smoking “dirties the blood” that then travels around the body affecting the organs, which are shown in a dark close-up. PR activity will also communicate how sm
Dec 29, 2013 Marketing Week (uk)
added Dec 30, 2013 12:51