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Nicotine and the Developing Human: A Neglected Element in the Electronic Cigarette Debate [FREE FULL TEXT]

If electronic cigarettes are to play a beneficial role in strategies to end the tobacco epidemic without causing unintended harm, steps to protect the health of millions of pregnant women, infants, children, and adolescents are needed. Because nicotine e
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Mar 24, 2015 13:36
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[Asia, UAE: Abu Dhabi] Smoking rates down among Indian men, up among women

The fifth edition of Tobacco Atlas has revealed that smoking rates have marginally gone down among Indian men between 2009-10—as per Global Adult Tobacco Survey figures—and 2013, but there has been an almost proportionate increase in the number of women
Indian Express (in)
added Mar 21, 2015 21:55
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SCHMITZ: Tobacco Industry's $7,000 Per Death Is Concerning & Is Just Another Reason For You To Quit

the tobacco industry makes around $7,000 per smoking-related death every year...reaching Millenium Development Goals and reducing the payouts from the people its product kills each year might be just the thing to bring that catastrophic progress to a halt
bustle
added Mar 21, 2015 21:05
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Angry Russian manicurist files nails of stripper until they bleed, suit claims

Maria Lomovskikh, 20, says she has lost modeling jobs because her hands are disfigured from a Russian manicurist who filed her nails...."I have lost three jobs... I have been told that I will not be able to model lingerie or cigarettes again
New York Daily News
added Mar 20, 2015 13:09
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[Canada] VIDEO: How smoking can increase a man's odds of osteoporosis

Medical expert Dr. Marla Shapiro explains how smoking can increase a man’s odds of osteoporosis and why screening guidelines could change.
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Mar 17, 2015 15:02
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Global trends and projections for tobacco use, 1990–2025: an analysis of smoking indicators from the WHO Comprehensive Information Systems for Tobacco Control

Immediate, effective, and sustained action is necessary to attain and maintain desirable trajectories for tobacco control and achieve global convergence towards elimination of tobacco use.
The Lancet (uk)
added Mar 13, 2015 11:31
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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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[UK] Help at hand for families to stub out cigarettes for good

HEALTH leaders are to step up their campaign to stop parents smoking – alongside new anti-cigarette laws due to come into force. Stoke-on-Trent City Council wants to commission a new service which aims to help 120 mums quit smoking by the time they give
Stoke Sentinel (This Is Staffordshire) (uk)
added Mar 11, 2015 10:47
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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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