Headlines Tagged with Stroke — 383 headlines found
Conclusions—Smoking has a dose-dependent and cumulative association with SAH risk, and this risk is highest in female heavy smokers. Vulnerability to smoking seems to explain in part the increased SAH risk in women.
Jul 21, 2016 Stroke
added Jul 27, 2016 12:52
[Finland, UK] Social smoking could be deadly: Even that occasional cigarette 'TRIPLES your risk of brain hemorrhage'
Though the risk increased with the number of cigarettes smoked a day, occasional smoking still carried a significant risk. Women who smoked just one a day tripled their risk of brain bleeds compared to non-smokers.
Jul 27, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 27, 2016 03:02
Female sex has been considered to be an independent risk factor for subarachnoid bleeds, but the new findings suggest that smoking -- especially heavy smoking -- explains this increase in risk, wrote Joni Valdemar Lindbohm, MD, of the University of Helsi
Jul 22, 2016 MedPage Today
added Jul 25, 2016 15:05
Still, the findings suggest that smoking may be playing a role in contributing to brain bleeding, especially in women, and that people who smoke in any amount should be aware of the heightened danger.
Jul 22, 2016 TIME Magazine
added Jul 23, 2016 00:28
For stroke survivors, having high blood pressure, diabetes, low levels of good cholesterol or smoking earlier in life accounted for almost 40 percent of the risk for second strokes and 10 percent of risk for post-stroke dementia, according to the analysi
Jul 21, 2016 Reuters
added Jul 22, 2016 17:38
Strokes characterized by bleeding inside the lining of the brain are more common among smokers, especially women, researchers report. These serious strokes -- called subarachnoid hemorrhages -- are eight times more common among women who smoke more than
Jul 21, 2016 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 21, 2016 22:42
[USA] Family Trajectories and the Higher Cardiovascular Risk of American Women Relative to Women in 13 European Countries.
. Being a lone working mother predicted a higher risk of heart disease, stroke, and smoking among American women, and smoking for European women.
Jun 18, 2016 American Journal of Public Health
added Jun 18, 2016 16:18
[UK] Mother, 32, left PARALYSED by massive stroke while smoking on the Pill learns how to walk again
Doctors have since told Miss Palfreyman that the stroke occurred as a result of smoking whilst taking the contraceptive pill – something she is now working hard to warn others of.
Apr 20, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 20, 2016 14:18
Meta-analysis of the Association Between Second-hand Smoke Exposure and Ischaemic Heart Diseases, COPD and Stroke
Overall, the effect sizes are comparable with previous findings in meta-analyses...The results indicate the high relevance of public health campaigns and legislation to protect non-smokers from the adverse health effects attributable to SHS exposure.
Feb 10, 2016 Medical Tribune
added Feb 10, 2016 14:24
30 members of the Tobacco Prevention and Control Coalition, which helped promote a new amendment to the city’s ordinance that was adopted Tuesday night banning smoking in all public places, including bars, restaurants and parks. Tristan said her daughter,
Dec 2, 2015 Mcallen (TX) Monitor
added Dec 2, 2015 07:32