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LUNG FORCE: Outwit, Outplay and Outlast Lung Cancer Once and for All

we are supporting LUNG FORCE, a nationwide initiative by the American Lung Association that aims to unite women and their loved ones to stand together against lung cancer. For the fourth year, we are supporting LUNG FORCE through in-store fundraising cam
CVS Health (CVS Caremark)
added May 11, 2017 00:34
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[Pennsylvania] Why the Amish are uniquely qualified for a secondhand smoke study

What's more, the Amish mainly smoke cigars and pipes, which produce more harmful forms of secondhand smoke than cigarettes. And since everyone knows everyone in the Amish community, it was easier to track who had and hadn't been exposed.
PhillyVoice.com
added May 11, 2017 00:34
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[Ireland] Amazing women manage to quit smoking after Irish Cancer Society programme

An amazing group of women from Tallaght are celebrating after completing a programme to quit smoking. The course from the Irish Cancer Society called "We Can Quit" was completed by 12 women in the Fettercairn Community Centre, with 10 of them managing to
Dublin Live (ie)
added May 9, 2017 21:08
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[Pennsylvania] University of Maryland team uses Amish to study ill effects of secondhand smoke

"It was surprising that we found anything at all, and I think that this really tells us how detrimental secondhand smoke can be," said Reed, who is also a pulmonary and critical care specialist at the University of Maryland Medical Center. "I think there
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added May 9, 2017 14:45
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[Pennsylvania] Gender differences in first and secondhand smoke exposure, spirometric lung function and cardiometabolic health in the old order Amish: A novel population without female smoking [FREE FULL TEXT]

secondhand smoke exposure is associated with a greater burden of risk factors for cardiovascular disease. Sex differences in correlations could reflect differences in exposure patterns, mechanisms, or susceptibilities.
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added May 9, 2017 14:44
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[Asia, India] Tobacco centre counsels 150 men as against 10 women per month

The number is more an indication of the bias and familial pressure faced by women, counsellors feel. The tobacco cessation centre at KC General Hospital, Malleswaram, counsels 150 male tobacco addicts every month as against 10 females, according to state
Times of India
added May 9, 2017 13:49
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[Pennsylvania] What You Need to Know If Your Partner Smokes​

As part of an ongoing research partnership with the an Amish community in Pennsylvania, researchers... Turns out, even the trace amounts of smoke you’re breathing in while around a smoker can do real damage. Men exposed to secondhand smoke showed higher
Men's Health Magazine
added May 9, 2017 13:47
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[Pennsylvania] Secondhand Smoke Ups Heart Disease in Unique Group of Female Nonsmokers – Amish Women

The research, conducted in a Pennsylvania Amish community where virtually no women smoke, found that women who were exposed to secondhand smoke had a greater risk for cardiovascular disease, while men exposed to secondhand smoke tended to have a higher bo
Newswise
added May 9, 2017 13:44
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[Canada, New York] Smoking when pregnant increases risk of obese kids

A joint study between researchers at Brock University and the State University of New York at Buffalo found that babies exposed to cigarette smoke in the womb were gaining weight faster than they should have by the time they were two years old, said Dani
St. Catharines (ON) Standard (ca)
added May 7, 2017 19:59
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[New York] BRUNSTEIN: In a Law Office, Coping With a Boss’s Toxic Trail

Mr. S. chain-smoked throughout the day, inhaling power, exhaling invective, leaving a toxic trail in every room. He talked to us through a poison cloud that made his deep-set eyes look sinister. For a few moments after he turned away, the smoke lingered
New York Times
added May 5, 2017 20:57
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