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[UK] Women lose ground to men in the race to live longer: Stress of juggling jobs and family mean they now live just four years longer

The ONS acknowledged last year that ‘increases in women entering the labour force over the last 50 years are considered to have had an impact on levels of stress, smoking...men’s health has been greatly improved not only by medical advances and the colla
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 1, 2015 20:20
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One or Two Drinks a Day Might Boost Cancer Risk: Study

Limit alcohol consumption, especially if you've ever smoked, experts say...A new study of 136,000 adults found light to moderate drinking was associated with an increased risk of breast cancer in women and several other cancers in male smokers.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 19, 2015 13:33
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PTSD and RA: Is There a Smoking Gun?

"It appears that people with PTSD have multiple risk factors. It's not only inflammation, but they also have genes that are associated with smoking and anxiety and also are associated with increased inflammation -- there's an overlap," he said. Further st
MedPage Today
added Aug 14, 2015 07:54
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[UK] Girl of 15 are more likely to be smokers than boys: Quarter say they have tried a cigarette at least once and are more tempted by glamorous image of lighting up

Teenage girls are much more likely to smoke cigarettes than boys, according to a major state survey... They are also more likely to smoke regularly, and more than a quarter say they have tried a cigarette at least once – compared to only around one in fi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 5, 2015 20:49
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Gender and race influence when teens start drinking, smoking and doing drugs

Cigarette use among white teenagers is substantially higher than among black and Hispanic teenagers, especially at 18 years old, according to Penn State researchers. Alcohol and marijuana use are also higher in white teenagers, and the numbers continue t
Penn State University
added Jul 22, 2015 15:27
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Young women increasingly attracted to social smoking

The researchers say that although any level of smoking is harmful to young women's health, light smoking has become more attractive among young females emerging into adulthood. "Yet, little is known about very light smoking in women in emerging adulthoo
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jul 21, 2015 13:36
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Are Women More Susceptible To Secondhand Smoke Exposure Than Men?

Licensed clinical psychologist Alicia Clark, PsyD, tells Yahoo Health that women can have difficulty speaking up when their needs are in conflict with those of someone they love, as is often the case when smokers and non-smokers live together. “Women are
Yahoo!
added Jul 14, 2015 10:55
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[Asia] Death grip: Cancer clawing its way up as killer disease in India

"Cancer's unrelenting march in India is being propelled more by flawed lifestyles than by family histories of cancers," said Mandar Kulkarni, chief technology officer at Cancer Genetics India, a company that offers tests for hard-to-diagnose cancers.
Hindustan Times (in)
added Jun 16, 2015 14:51
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Pregnant women may be unaware of possible e-cigarette risks

In a small U.S. study, nearly half of all pregnant women surveyed did not think electronic cigarettes contain nicotine or know that the devices can be addictive. Almost half of the group of 316 pregnant women also believed e-cigarettes were less harmful
Reuters
added Jun 12, 2015 22:54
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[Iraq, Mid-east, Syria] ISIS SLAVERS SELL GIRLS FOR ‘PACK OF CIGARETTES’

The UN envoy on sexual violence, Zainab Bangura...said that young girls are routinely abducted by Islamic State fighters in Iraq and Syria and then sold in slave markets “for as little as a pack of cigarettes.”
breitbart.com
added Jun 9, 2015 16:28
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