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Does quitting smoking decrease the risk of midlife hot flashes? A longitudinal analysis

These findings suggest that that early smoking cessation programs may improve women's well-being during the menopausal transition.
Maturitas (European Menopause and Andropause Society)
added Jul 25, 2015 17:34

Coronation Street's Samia Ghadie Helps Launch Campaign To Stop Pregnant Women Smoking

The campaign, called 'Mind The Bump' aims to highlight the dangers of smoking when pregnant and raise awareness of the risks of passive smoking from other family members. Ghadie, who is expecting her second child later this year, met women who have all
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 23, 2015 12:41

[Japan] More evidence smoking raises risk of death from breast cancer

Long-time smokers may face an increased risk of death if they develop breast cancer, according to a Japanese study that adds to a growing body of evidence highlighting the lethal effects of cigarettes. Among more than 800 women with breast cancer, those
added Jul 22, 2015 11:44

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

Dangerous trend of social smoking among women: Having fewer than 5 cigarettes a day still 'triples the risk of heart disease'

Expert: Women shouldn't 'fool' themselves that light smoking is harmless Previous research shows 1 cigarette a day triples the risk of heart disease
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 17, 2015 20:26

'Light Smoking' Increases Among Young Women, But Health Risks Are Just As Bad As Smoking A Pack Per Day

The researchers examined 9,789 women between the ages of 18 and 25, using data from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health. Women who had smoked part or all of a cigarette in the past 30 days were classified as smokers, while those who didn’t bu
Medical Daily
added Jul 17, 2015 19:57

‘Very Light’ Smoking Is Increasing Among Young American Women

asked the women if they had smoked part or all of a cigarette in the past 30 days; those who said they had were classified as current smokers, while those who hadn’t, but had smoked previously, were considered “former” smokers. While heavy smoking—a pack
TIME Magazine
added Jul 17, 2015 20:26

COLLINS: Tobacco industry strategy to market to young women is working

Health educators and health care providers working with women in emerging adulthood need to recognize the high prevalence of very light smoking in this population and screen for any level of tobacco use. In addition, smoking cessation interventions should
Minnesota Public Radio (MPR)
added Jul 17, 2015 20:25

Many Young Women Taking Up 'Very Light' Smoking, Study Finds

looked at data from nearly 9,800 women ages 18 to 25 who took part in a federal government survey in 2011. Very light and intermittent smoking -- using cigarettes on some days but not others -- was common among the women. Nearly 20 percent of all the wo
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 16, 2015 13:32

Smoking and survival after breast cancer diagnosis in Japanese women: A prospective cohort study [FREE FULL TEXT]

To improve the prognosis of breast cancer, breast cancer patients should be informed about the importance of smoking cessation in the clinical setting. Moreover, considering the higher risk of death for premenopausal patients with a long duration of smok
Cancer Science
added Jul 22, 2015 11:46
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