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Are Apartment Kids Exposed to Neighbors Second Hand Smoke?


December 14th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New research which was published in the Pediatrics journal which may cause concern for parent of kids who live in apartment complexes. It would seem that even if ... Read more...

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Research Ascertains That Kids Residing In Apartments Are Exposed Additionally To Secondhand Smoke


December 14th, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The canvassers from Harvard and Rochester Universities have reported in a fresh study that kids residing in flats have 45% more exposure to tobacco smoke ... Read more...

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Chinese ‘herbal’ ciggies as unhealthy as regular ones


December 4th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): A new American study has found that smoking Chinese "herbal" cigarettes, which contain a mix of tobacco and medicinal herbs, is just as unhealthy as regular cigarettes.A team ... Read more...

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Outdoor second-hand smoke a new health hazard


November 19th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): While bans on indoor smoking have forced smokers at bars and restaurants onto outdoor patios, researchers have now raised concerns over the increasing exposure to second-hand airborne smoke.They ... Read more...

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Cigarette smoke robs kids of antioxidants


May 5th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) Exposure to tobacco smoke robs children of antioxidants, which shield the body against many biological stresses. A study by the University of Rochester Medical Centre (URMC) looked at the ... Read more...

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Second hand smoke exposure robs kids of vital antioxidants


May 5th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): Exposure to cigarette smoke leads to lower levels of antioxidants in kids, a new study has found.Antioxidants basically help the body defend itself against many biological stresses.The University ... Read more...

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Simple urine test may help predict lung cancer risk in smokers


April 20th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): A simple urine test could predict if a smoker is at the risk of developing lung cancer or not, according to a new study.Lung cancer afflicts some smokers ... Read more...

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Medication, counselling may help teens quit cigarette smoking


November 14th, 2007 - 8:34 am ICT by admin
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