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Study reveals that Female smokers have higher risk of heart disease


August 15th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Geneva, 15 Aug (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has concluded that female smokers have higher risk of heart disease compared to men. The study has generated another debate regarding how tobacco companies ... Read more...

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Noise at work more than doubles heart risk


October 6th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 6 (IANS) Working in a noisy environment like a factory more than doubles the risk of serious heart problems, a new study says.The risk increases fourfold in the under-50s, the ... Read more...

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Most smokers ‘prefer dating non-smokers’


May 31st, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 31 (ANI): Most smokers like dating people who don't light up, a new Australian study has found.The survey commissioned by Nicabate for World No Tobacco Day learnt that almost four ... Read more...

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Chinese tobacco industries target women consumers


May 29th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): Chinese tobacco industries have now shifted their focus to women as their targets for selling cigarettes, creating a surge in the number of women smokers in the ... Read more...

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New effective strategy for treating tobacco addiction


May 12th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): A group of researchers has developed a novel tea filter to treat cigarette addiction and have discovered the molecular mechanism behind the smoking cessation effect.Professor Zhao Baolu and ... Read more...

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Regular marijuana use leaves men with sexual difficulties


August 25th, 2009 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): A new study from La Trobe University in Melbourne has found that men who regularly smoke pot are four times more likely to have trouble reaching orgasm.During the ... Read more...

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Smoking costs America $101 bn annually in health care


March 10th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 10 (IANS) Though use of tobacco is declining in the US compared to developing countries, the habit still costs the country more than $101 billion in health care. "Annual healthcare costs, ... Read more...

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Smoking kills regardless of social class and gender


February 18th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 18 (ANI): Neither affluence nor being female offers a defence against the ill heath caused by smoking, according to a new study.The study has shown that smoking itself ... Read more...

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Man, woman, rich or poor - smoking kills, says 28-year study


February 18th, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) A well-off professional who smokes has a much lower survival rate than a non-smoking low-paid worker of the same sex, according to the findings of a 28-year study. ... Read more...

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Smokeless tobacco may not help smokers quit


February 16th, 2009 - 7:13 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 16 (Xinhua) Smokeless tobacco does not increase smokers' quit rates, according to a new study by US researchers.Previous researches showed that many smokers in Sweden try to quit smoking ... Read more...

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Smokeless tobacco may not help smokers kick the butt


January 27th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): A new study has cast doubt on the proposal to promote smokeless tobacco as a safer alternative to cigarettes.Previous studies of smokers in Sweden have suggested that ... Read more...

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Teen girls who smoke are at greater obesity risk


December 12th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): Teenage girls who smoke are more likely to become obese as adults, says a new study.Finnish researchers suggest that teenage girls who smoke 10 cigarettes per day ... Read more...

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Two cups of coffee or tea a day cuts smokers stroke risk


August 23rd, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): Drinking two or more cups of tea or coffee a day can reduce male smokers stroke risk, a new research suggests.The conclusions were drawn from a study ... Read more...

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Study finds no gender difference in smoking-related lung cancer risk


June 14th, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London , June 14 (ANI): Women who smoke are not at a greater risk of developing lung cancer than male smokers, according to a new research.While lung cancer likelihood of women ... Read more...

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Magnesium may cut male smokers’ stroke risk


March 11th, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Magnesium may help lower risk for cerebral infarction, a type of stroke, in male smokers, says a new study.This kind of stroke occurs when blood flow to the ... Read more...

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Vitamin E may boost TB risk in male smokers with high vitamin C intake


February 22nd, 2008 - 12:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): A new study conducted by researchers at the University of Helsinki, Finland, has revealed that Vitamin E might increase tuberculosis risk in male smokers with high vitamin C ... Read more...

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