Headlines Tagged with Sweden — 663 headlines found
Conclusions—In this study, discontinuation of snus use post-MI was associated with a nearly halved mortality risk, similar to the benefit associated with smoking cessation. These observations suggest that the use of snus post-MI should be discouraged.
Jun 23, 2014 Circulation
added Jul 5, 2014 19:26
suggests that heart attack patients who stop using snus -- a specific type of moist chewing tobacco that is popular in Sweden -- could greatly reduce their risk of dying within a couple years. The findings don't directly prove that stopping the use of th
Jun 23, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 23, 2014 21:26
Early menopause may increase a woman's risk for heart failure later in life, especially if she is a smoker, a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed data from more than 22,000 older women in Sweden. Those who experienced early menopause (ages 40 to 45)
May 14, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 14, 2014 17:42
Swedish youth attempting to quit smoking shouldn't be afraid of the virtual "Fear Clinic" in Minecraft. It's there to help.
Mar 5, 2014 CNET News.com
added Mar 5, 2014 17:22
In spite of such health concerns the evidence seems to be that e-cigarettes and snus are much less dangerous than smoking tobacco. But if Britain adopts the EU approach of banning both alternatives, it seems as if it will, ironically, be contributing to
Mar 4, 2014 Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Mar 4, 2014 11:14
Sir, I am at a loss to explain the attitudes of the EU and the BMA in ignoring the evidence of success in Sweden in delivering small doses of nicotine by mouth and the consequent hostility towards
Mar 4, 2014 Times Of London (uk)
added Mar 4, 2014 10:12
Researchers followed nearly 45,000 Swedish men and found a gradual drop in cataract risk among former smokers - 20 years after quitting, their risk had fallen by about half.
Jan 7, 2014 Reuters
added Jan 8, 2014 06:30
Research shows that smoking status, and not airway obstruction, determines the distribution of T cell subsets in bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The researchers, led by Helena Forsslund (Karolin
Dec 2, 2013 MedWire News (uk)
added Dec 2, 2013 14:41
[Sweden] Distribution of T cell subsets in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of patients with mild to moderate COPD is dependent on current smoking status and not airway obstruction
Current smoking status has a greater impact than airway obstruction on the distribution of T cell subsets in BAL of patients with mild to moderate COPD. This must be considered when the role of T cells in COPD is evaluated. Our results stress the importan
Nov 21, 2013 Chest
added Dec 2, 2013 14:42
European Parliament is likely to vote to maintain the 1992 ban on selling this product outside Sweden, perpetuating a 20-year unscientific, unethical and lethal error.
Oct 8, 2013 Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 8, 2013 14:42