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[UK] Drinking and smoking 'raises dementia risk': Unhealthy habits reduce grey matter in areas of the brain linked to memory

Their results, published today in the journal Radiology, found that risk factors of alcohol use and diabetes were associated with smaller total brain volume, while smoking and obesity were linked with reduced volumes of the posterior cingulate cortex.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 28, 2015 11:03
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[Australia] KISSING overtakes smoking as leading risk for head and neck cancers: Top doctor warns of 'tsunami' of oral human papilloma virus cases

Dr Thomas told Daily Mail Australia if you became infected by HPV in the oropharynx, your risk of developing head and neck cancer was 250 times higher than that of someone without the virus. While most commonly associated with cervical cancers, HPV can a
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 28, 2015 10:57
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Unexpected nicotine in Do-it-Yourself electronic cigarette flavourings

Although a complete refill fluid usually contains nicotine, the flavouring solutions themselves are an additive and are presumed to be free of nicotine, which is a known addictive chemical and toxicant.2 To determine if DIY flavourings are nicotine free,
Tobacco Control
added Jul 28, 2015 10:34
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[North Carolina] Blu chips away at Vuse's share

New product styles for blu eCigs helped the brand chip away at Vuse's top market share ... Vuse, which is made by R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co., had a 34.2 percent market share... Blu eCigs, which became the property of ITG Brands LLC on June 12, was second in
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 28, 2015 10:31
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[North Carolina] Revenue from Newport pushes Reynolds’ 2Q net income up 22.1 percent

New revenue from Newport, the No. 2-selling U.S. traditional cigarette brand, capped a strong overall second-quarter performance by Reynolds American Inc. Reynolds reported today $579 million in net income when excluding gains and charges related to its $
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 28, 2015 10:28
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Megadeal leads to Reynolds stock split, increase in quarterly dividend

Reynolds American Inc.’s board of directors provided investors today with two more bonuses from its $29.25 billion purchase of Lorillard Inc. The board approved a two-for-one stock split Monday — the first such action since October 2010 — and a 7.5 perce
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 28, 2015 10:26
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Teens Using E-Cigs More Prone to Take Up Smoking: Study

The study, which included almost 2,100 California high school students, found that one-quarter had ever "vaped" (tried e-cigarettes). Ten percent of the teens were currently using e-cigarettes. And those current users were much more likely than their pee
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 27, 2015 16:36
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[Hong Kong] Tobacco giant sues Australia

More than $50 million of taxpayer money is expected to go up in smoke defending cigarette plain packaging in a secretive international tribunal. But costs will pile up if Australia loses on its first defence that Philip Morris indulged in cynical “venue
West Australian (au)
added Jul 27, 2015 15:54
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] John Dalli appeals EU court decision on ‘unfair’ dismissal claim

Former European Commissioner files appeal, 'as his right', against EU court decision to reject his claim that former EC president Jose Barroso had required him to resign
Malta Today (mt)
added Jul 27, 2015 15:45
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[Asia-pacific, Australia, USA] Alcohol, junk food next plain packaging targets, lawyer warns

Herbert Smith Freehills ...is taking on the World Trade Organisation on behalf of British American Tobacco over plain packaging and warning labels on tobacco packaging, has told Fairfax Media that tobacco is often the "canary in the coal mine" for changes
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jul 27, 2015 10:59
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