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[Canada] Active cigarette smoking and risk of breast cancer.

These results strongly support a role for cigarette smoking in breast cancer etiology and emphasize the importance of timing of this exposure.
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Mar 10, 2015 11:10
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[Canada] GLANTZ: Yet another high quality study finds that smoking causes breast cancer, especially in younger women before they have kids

“Active cigarette smoking and risk of breast cancer,” a large, long-term and very well done longitudinal study of 89,835 women followed forward in time for a mean of 22.1 years. They found: Smoking is associated with increased breast cancer There is a
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 10, 2015 11:09
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Depression During Pregnancy Linked to Child's Asthma Risk

The study authors adjusted their findings to account for mothers' smoking during pregnancy, but they did not account for fathers' smoking or other sources of secondhand smoke. Smoking during pregnancy influences a baby's lung development, Rabin noted.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 9, 2015 15:20
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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Philippines] MGA BABAE NAMAN | Women next target of tobacco companies - anti-smoking activist

In the view of Engr. Emer Rojas, president of New Vois Association of the Philippines (NVAP), now that they are no longer allowed to tag cigar sticks as “low tar” or “light” because it is false and misleading, the tobacco companies have resorted to creat
InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Mar 8, 2015 15:12
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Smoking During Pregnancy Linked To Increased Risk Of Adult Onset Diabetes In Daughters

By stifling their baby’s oxygen supply with dangerous chemicals, they run the risk of various health problems not only for their child but also for themselves. Adding to that list is a higher risk of type 2 diabetes in women who were exposed to smoking w
Medical Daily
added Mar 8, 2015 14:32
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[Australia, France] GEMMELL: Smoking has become a public declaration of stupidity

I was struck by how many people still smoke, huddling outside buildings in the freezing cold as if they’ve got huge invisible signs on their foreheads shouting “company loser”....Several girlfriends have recently taken up smoking again after decades of a
The Australian (au)
added Mar 8, 2015 23:56
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[California] Study Suggests Link Between Adult Diabetes, Exposure to Smoke in Womb

Women who were exposed to tobacco smoke in the womb may be at increased risk for diabetes, a new study suggests. Researchers looked at about 1,800 women with diabetes, aged 44 to 54, in California. They found a strong link between their diabetes and pare
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 7, 2015 18:30
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[Asia, India] Govt plans to light up social media with anti-tobacco campaign

With an increasing number of youth and women consuming tobacco products, the health ministry is now planning a campaign on social media including on Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and Instagram. "The growing number of youth and women consuming tobacco in s
Times of India
added Mar 8, 2015 15:39
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Male Smokers at Higher Risk than Females for Osteoporosis, Fractures

In a large study of middle-aged to elderly smokers, men were more likely than women to have osteoporosis and fractures of their vertebrae. Smoking history and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) were independent risk factors for low bone density
HealthCanal.com
added Mar 8, 2015 14:30
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Male smokers at higher risk than females for osteoporosis, fractures

Smoking history and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) were independent risk factors for low bone density among both men and women in the study, which has been published online in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society.
EurekAlert
added Mar 12, 2015 12:58
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