Huge US study published in the Lancet finds risk of heart disease linked to smoking is 25% higher for women. Toxic chemicals in tobacco smoke may have a more potent effect on women due to biological differences, scientists believe.
Smoking is more likely to give women heart disease than men, a study has found.
The majority of countries are doing nothing or are not doing enough to reduce smoking rates, the World Health Organization (WHO) said this week. The WHO said it was encouraged that more than one billion people in 19 countries are now covered by laws that require large, graphic health warnings on packages of tobacco, nearly [...]
CA Smokers Can Sue Cigarette Makers for Health Problems Despite Earlier Illnesses. This could possibly include those makers and distributors of E-cigarettes since they are now classified as tobacco products and not devices.
The California Supreme Court has decided that smokers can sue cigarette manufacturers if they develop lung cancer or any other smoking-related [...]
The Center for Disease Control published a survey, which identified 7.3 million U.S. women and their partners being affected by infertility. This represents approximately 12% the reproductive-age population in the United States.
At the US Federal Source for Women’s Health Information website smoking, stress, and poor diet were ranked among the highest for the [...]