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[Togo] E-cigarettes connected to problematic drinking, study finds

Using e-cigarettes is related to problematic drinking, according to new research published in Addictive Behaviors...say it's crucial to consider the knock-on effects of e-cigarette use when evaluating their safety, not just their direct health effects.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Oct 29, 2015 08:19
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[Malaysia] If guys can vape, why can’t girls too?

Several users interviewed by The Malaysian Insider at the Vape Festival at the Shah Alam Convention Centre (SACC) said vaping among women was not wrong, like committing a crime. "Girls and guys are just the same. If it is bad for girls, why is it not ba
The Malaysian Insider (my)
added Oct 19, 2015 15:59
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[UK] Blackpool hits back over pregnant smokers

Blackpool Councillor Eddie Collett, the Cabinet member for health and wellbeing, said: "In Blackpool, smoking in pregnancy numbers are falling. We have seen significant improvement since 2010." He said they needed to continue the positive work to ensure
BBC Online
added Oct 19, 2015 09:13
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[Switzerland] More women dying from smoking-related illnesses

Switzerland saw a stark increase in the number of tobacco-related deaths in women between 1995 and 2012, according to the latest figures from the Swiss health ministry. In 2012, 9,500 people died of illnesses connected to tobacco, such as lung cancer or h
swissinfo (Swiss Radio International) (ch)
added Oct 15, 2015 13:04
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Anti-Smoking Drug Chantix May Help Women Sooner Than Men

that Chantix (varenicline) helped women more than men for the first year of treatment. After a year, however, the anti-smoking medication worked equally well for both men and women. "Studies show that women have a harder time quitting smoking than men, e
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 14, 2015 17:27
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[Asia, India] More and more women are now chewing tobacco

An article published in Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention (APJCP) on Wednesday has revealed that the prevalence of chewing tobacco is increasing among women. It further emphasises that women chewing tobacco have been a neglected segment, but look
Free Press Journal (in)
added Oct 10, 2015 13:19
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USPSTF, AAFP Finalize Recommendations on Smoking Cessation in Adults

After the draft recommendation on this topic was issued in May, AAFP News spoke with Jennifer Frost, M.D., medical director for the AAFP Health of the Public and Science Division, who said that when she was working with patients who wanted to quit smokin
American Family Physician
added Sep 25, 2015 14:49
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[Nevada] Vegas Cigar Roller Beauties "Light Up" The Strip In A Whole New Way

The Cigar Dolls® are female cigar rollers yes, women that roll cigars, made famous since their launch four years ago in the underground world of cigar events in Las Vegas and Hollywood. The Dolls, known by a select group of event planners and celebrity g
PR Newswire
added Sep 23, 2015 16:54
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WHO: Europeans 'alarmingly' obese

Russia, Georgia, and Greece have the highest percentage of male smokers (over 50 percent of adults), while female smokers can mostly be found in Croatia, Bulgaria, Germany, Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as Greece (over 30 percent).
EUobserver.com
added Sep 23, 2015 11:52
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Resurgence of anorexic symptoms during smoking cessation in patients with a history of anorexia nervosa: An unseen problem?—Report of two cases

This report describes a resurgence of anorexic symptoms during a smoking cessation program in two patients with a history of anorexia nervosa. These two events were identified among patients lost to follow-up by using a strategy implemented to limit early
International Journal of Eating Disorders
added Aug 26, 2015 23:12
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