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[UK] Women are more likely to give up cigarettes for vaping: More than half of users are now female as growing numbers look to kick the habit

a survey of 36,000 customers in spring 2015 by the vaping brand VIP showed that 53 per cent of users were female. Some experts fear that the rise in popularity of e-cigarettes could glamorise the act of smoking, with many celebrities, such as Kate Moss
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 25, 2015 18:51
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[UK] Shocking statistics show pregnant Leeds smokers are failing to kick the habit

More than half of all pregnant women in Leeds who pledged to stop smoking lost touch with stop smoking services or continued the habit last year. According to new data released by the Health and Social Care Information Centre, of the 144 pregnant women
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Aug 20, 2015 10:01

One or Two Drinks a Day Might Boost Cancer Risk: Study

Limit alcohol consumption, especially if you've ever smoked, experts say...A new study of 136,000 adults found light to moderate drinking was associated with an increased risk of breast cancer in women and several other cancers in male smokers.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 19, 2015 13:33

[UK] More than one in ten new mums at Southend Hospital are smokers

NHS Castle Point and Rochford Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is raising awareness of the serious health problems that smoking during pregnancy can cause both for the mother and child. Pregnancy-related health problems linked to smoking during pregna
Echo Newspapers (uk)
added Aug 19, 2015 10:50

The world's most dangerous women: Rare vintage photos chart the antics of the 'adventuresses and tough dames' of the early 20th century

Peter Cohen's incredible 60,000-strong collection of photos of 'dangerous women' - some of which have now been parlayed into a book of the same name. Along with a series of smokers and sharpshooters, the collection also includes women indulging in more s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 18, 2015 10:37

Adolescents’ exposure to tobacco and alcohol content in YouTube music videos [FREE FULL TEXT]

most frequently observed alcohol, tobacco and electronic cigarette brands were...Marlboro and videos watched by a large number of British adolescents, particularly girls, include significant tobacco and alcohol content, including branding
added Aug 17, 2015 08:48

PTSD and RA: Is There a Smoking Gun?

"It appears that people with PTSD have multiple risk factors. It's not only inflammation, but they also have genes that are associated with smoking and anxiety and also are associated with increased inflammation -- there's an overlap," he said. Further st
MedPage Today
added Aug 14, 2015 07:54

[Asia, China] Nearly 90% of women exposed to passive smoking: survey

86.4 percent of women are exposed to cigarettes through passive smoking, with restaurants being the worst place, Chongqing Morning News reported on Thursday. Chongqing Medical University conducted a survey last month among 1,500 women who are passive smok
China Daily (cn)
added Aug 14, 2015 07:37

[UK-Scotland] Stillbirth rate drops following smoking ban

RESEARCHERS at a Scottish university have found that the number of stillbirths has dropped by almost eight per cent in England since the ­smoking ban was introduced. The number of babies dying shortly after birth has also dropped by almost eight per cent
The Scotsman (uk)
added Aug 13, 2015 09:02

[Australia] Smoking While Pregnant Increases Risk Of Children Being Involved In Crime, Study Suggests

Research involving 5,000 Australian families looked into antisocial behaviour among 12 and 13-year-olds and found smoking "occasionally" or "frequently" was a "significant risk factor" for children being involved in crime. The study by the Australian In
Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 7, 2015 10:35
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