Archive for the 'Health smoking risks' Category

Aug 20 2015

A sedentary lifestyle could be as damaging to health as smoking

People who sit at their desks all day are being told it could be as damaging to health as smoking.

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Nov 21 2013

Depression and Smoking Is ruling US people

People aged 20 and older with depression are twice as likely as others to be cigarette smokers, the researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found. And as the severity of depression increased, so did the number of smokers.

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Jun 20 2013

District administration gets vs tobacco ads

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May 15 2012

After a life lost to tobacco

The name of Rick Stoddard may not immediately seem familiar.
Think of the line, “I guess I never thought of 23, average age,” and a picture – and history – can come into focus.

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Apr 02 2012

Plan to exclude tobacco from trade pact unfair to state

The Herald-Leader revision for the inclusion of tobacco in the free trade agreements does not account for a significant contribution to the economy of tobacco growers of our state. In addition, the editors have a fundamental misunderstanding of how tobacco and other commodities are generally considered free trade agreements.

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Mar 26 2012

Robbie Williams has given up smoking

The 38-year-old ‘Angles’ singer – who gave up drinking after receiving, hooked on drugs and alcohol after his 1995 departure from Take That – reportedly now waved goodbye to his 40-a-day cigarette habit.

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Feb 29 2012

Nicotine, cigarettes

Nicotine is a natural protection from the tobacco plant eating insects. Its widespread use as an insecticide crop farming is now accused of killing bees. Super toxin, drop in the fall of his more lethal than strychnine or poison Diamondback rattlesnake and three times deadlier than arsenic. Yet, amazingly, by chance, the chemical signature of this natural insecticide is so similar to the neurotransmitter acetylcholine that once in the brain it fits a variety of chemical lock allows its direct and indirect control over the flow of more than 200 neurons of chemicals, most importantly dopamine.

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Feb 23 2012

More troops on smokeless tobacco after deployment

U.S. troops in Iraq or Afghanistan, is likely to start smokeless tobacco habits than their comrades who remain at home – especially if they see a fight, a new study finds.

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