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Joblessness Shortens Lifespan of Least Educated White Women, Research Says

But they mattered little. As it turned out, smoking was important, as had long been established, but researchers were surprised that joblessness had a dramatic effect, even after controlling for factors that employment would have generated, like income
New York Times
added May 30, 2013 07:05

[Europe] Female smokers, drinkers risk early death

Data taken from a Europe-wide survey of some 380 000 people aged 40 and older, revealed that women faced a disproportional risk from the already well-known ill effects of heavy alcohol and tobacco use. Of the group, followed over an average period of 12
Health 24 (za)
added May 28, 2013 13:26

[Malaysia] Women smokers still believe smoking myth - MCTC

Many smokers, especially among working women, still believe the myth that smoking can really help them to stay slim, according to the Malaysian Council for Tobacco Control (MCTC) deputy president Dr Mymoon Alias. She said it was also learnt that smoking,
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added May 17, 2013 23:33

[UK-Wales] One in five girls are smoking in North Wales

Research with 10,000 Welsh schoolchildren highlighted the scale of drinking and smoking among 11-16 year olds. North Wales had the highest rates for smoking in Wales with 18% of girls had smoked in the last 30 days before they were interviewed by resea
Daily Post North Wales (uk)
added May 13, 2013 03:57

[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

[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

[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

Young Women's Republican Club Photo: Milford, Connecticut Women Smoking Cigars In 1941

Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 10, 2013 14:20

[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

Minimize Weight Gain to Maximize Smoking-Cessation Benefit

Medical Tribune
added Mar 14, 2013 18:17
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