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[UK-Scotland] Plain cigarette packaging ‘puts women off smoking’

WOMEN get less satisfaction and enjoyment when smoking cigarettes that come in plain packaging, Scottish research suggests. A study by researchers at Stirling University involved 187 young female smokers who used plain brown packs.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Apr 25, 2013 12:34
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[Australia, UK] Menopausal night sweats are more common in women who smoke and are overweight

The study found that women who are overweight, smoke and consume high levels of alcohol are at an increased risk of unpleasant menopause symptoms, but for the first time they were able to link specific lifestyle factors to different menopausal symptoms.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 17, 2013 14:45
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[Asia] Experts Urge China to Ban Smoking in Schools

As an increasing number of Chinese teenagers have taken up smoking in the past few years and the age at which they try their first cigarette has become younger and younger, experts from the Chinese Association on Tobacco Control (CATC) have said that Chin
All-China Women's Federation (cn)
added Apr 17, 2013 09:01
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Young Women's Republican Club Photo: Milford, Connecticut Women Smoking Cigars In 1941

Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 10, 2013 14:20
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[Zimbabwe] Smoke exposure fatal for women

Morris, the technical grants officer of the Tobacco Control, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union), UK in an interview through e-mail said women's exposure to not only tobacco smoke but also to a smoky environment due to po
The Daily News (zw)
added Mar 17, 2013 15:03
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Minimize Weight Gain to Maximize Smoking-Cessation Benefit

Medical Tribune
added Mar 14, 2013 18:17
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Even As Mortality Fell In Most US Counties, Female Mortality Nonetheless Rose In 42.8 Percent Of Counties From 1992 To 2006

Several factors, including higher education levels, not being in the South or West, and low smoking rates, were associated with lower mortality rates. Medical care variables, such as proportions of primary care providers, were not
Health Affairs (ca)
added Mar 11, 2013 07:17
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[India] '40% of tobacco consumers in Bihar are women'

According to Global Adult Tobacco Survey-2010, 40% of the tobacco consumers in the state are women! The state has the dubious distinction of having the largest number of tobacco consumers after five smaller states, including Mizoram, Manipur and Meghalaya
Times of India
added Mar 10, 2013 14:34
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America’s Health Deficit: Dying From Policy Neglect

Echoing findings of earlier studies that have shown falling life expectancy for women in these areas, these authors see a link to smoking and lack of education, plus a pervasive problem in the South and the West. These findings underscore the need for “i
Health Affairs (ca)
added Mar 5, 2013 19:54
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[Ireland] Women who smoke 'at greater risk of HPV infection'

RESEARCH FUNDED BY the Irish Cancer Society shows that women who smoke are at greater risk of contracting a Human Papillomavirus (HPV) infection.
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Feb 19, 2013 12:50
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