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2015-03-05 23:08:38

Exposure to even minimal levels of secondhand tobacco smoke causes significant DNA damage in human cells, according to a study using a new detection method.

2015-02-23 16:21:05

WASHINGTON, Feb. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.

2015-02-03 16:22:55

WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Susan M.

2013-07-10 15:25:34

New insights into why obese cigarette smokers experience a high risk of heart disease suggest that cigarette smoke affects the activity of hundreds of key genes that both protect the heart and lungs and expose them to damage.

2012-10-23 10:16:35

Heavy concentrations of secondhand smoke, such as those found in smoke-filled bars and cars, can lead to airway restriction for bystanders within minutes of exposure.

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2011-03-13 08:20:44

New research shows that expectant mothers who are exposed to secondhand smoke may have an increased risk of having a child with birth defects or who is stillborn.

2010-10-20 20:10:07

To reduce the toxicity of cigarette smoke, tobacco companies have introduced "harm reduction cigarettes," often marketed as safer than conventional brands.

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2008-12-17 16:05:00

So-called harm-reduction cigarettes pose the same threat to developing embryos as traditional cigarettes.


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