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In August 2014 Posted

Poorly Educated Adult Smokers at a Higher Risk of Stroke

August 19,  2014   Researchers have found that poorly educated adults face an elevated risk of stroke than those with higher education. Several pieces of research, conducted earlier, have highlighted that smoking is a major risk factor for cardiovascular diseases including stroke and heart attacks. When compared to non-smokers, smokers are at a three-fold increased risk of […]
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In August 2014 Posted

Big Tobacco Tries to Don A New Look: Are You Buying?

August 13, 2014~ Big Tobacco wants to reclaim the hearts and wallets of most adult Americans by rebranding its tarred image ‘” pitching “smokeless” e-cigarettes, embracing the mantra “harm reduction,” and funding science that could turn tobacco plants into life-saving medicine. That tactical shift, not surprisingly, has cultivated cynics like anti-tobacco crusader Patrick Reynolds, grandson […]
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