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[Saudi Arabia] LETTER: Smoking problem

This is with reference to the report “65% of secondary schoolgirls smoke” (Feb. 8). It is an alarming trend and needs to be checked at the earliest. According to the report, exposure to western and social media is to be blamed for this trend. It is
Arab News (sa)
added Feb 8, 2015 18:08
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[Saudi Arabia] Saudi- 652 of secondary schoolgirls smoke

The number of smokers among Saudi secondary schoolgirls reached 65 percent while the rate among intermediate schoolgirls stands at 45 percent a recently-published survey said. The survey conducted by the Faculty of Medicine at the Jeddah-based King Abdul
MENAFN.com
added Feb 8, 2015 13:19
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VIDEO: Anti Cigarette Smoking Pregnancy Commercial Ad Spot, Stop tobacco, it kills !

Yahoo!
added Feb 6, 2015 20:33
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[UK] Mums who smoke and breastfeed harm child's health: Chances of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular raised even after a small exposure to nicotine in first months

Tests on rats fitted with nicotine implants provide stark warning for mums Nicotine exposure in first months affected cell and hormonal development Sensitivity of hormone which controls appetite lower in these infants
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 6, 2015 16:52
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Lung Cancer No. 1 Cancer Killer of Women in Wealthy Nations

reflecting changing smoking patterns among females worldwide, a new report shows. Legions of women began smoking four decades ago, and the dire consequences are just being seen now in wealthy countries, the researchers explained.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 6, 2015 15:54
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[UK] Men have more willpower and are better at quitting smoking than women

According to new research by Simply Eliquid, men typically quit for good after their tenth attempt, while women take a little longer, needing 13 tries before fully quitting. The survey of 1,000 ex-smokers also revealed that males may be beating females
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Feb 4, 2015 15:24
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[Ireland] Mums warned of smoking risks while breastfeeding

New research published today shows that children of mothers who smoke while breastfeeding are more likely to develop serious health problems such as obesity, hypothyroidism, diabetes and cardiovascular disease later in life.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Feb 4, 2015 14:26
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[UK] Lung cancer, women and smoking: How disease surpassed breast cancer

American Cancer Society has announced. Releasing its report on World Cancer Day 2015, the charity found that lung cancer has overtaken breast cancer in terms of death rates in women. Researchers believe this reflects the uptake of smoking in women, whic
IBTimes (uk)
added Feb 4, 2015 14:23
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Indicators for Chronic Disease Surveillance — United States, 2013 Recommendations and Reports

Tobacco 1.1 Current cigarette smoking among youths Existing YRBSS Tobacco / Current smoking among adults aged ≥18 years Revised BRFSS Tobacco / Current cigarette smoking among women aged 18–44 years / Cigarette smoking before pregnancy New PRAMS Tobacco
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Feb 3, 2015 19:27
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[Europe, UK] Do low-tar cigarettes put women more at risk of aggressive lung cancer?

This year, death rates from lung cancer among European women are set to overtake those for breast cancer, according to a study of cancer rates in 28 EU countries… the trend is largely due to women in the UK and their long history of smoking. But cancer ex
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 3, 2015 07:20
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