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Second-hand smoking results in liver disease, study finds

There are 6 comments on the Science Blog story from Sep 11, 2009, titled Second-hand smoking results in liver disease, study finds. In it, Science Blog reports that:

A team of scientists at the University of California, Riverside has found that even second-hand tobacco smoke exposure can result in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease , a common disease and rising cause of chronic liver injury in which fat accumulates in the liver of people who drink little or no alcohol.

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History Buff

Middletown, OH

#1 Sep 11, 2009
U of C = funny!!! The grant capital of disceit.
History Buff

Middletown, OH

#2 Sep 11, 2009
deceit, not disceit.

“Non smoking freedom loving vet”

Since: Apr 08

Chicago

#3 Sep 12, 2009
What next? Acne?

“Just Say No to Smoking Bans”

Since: Jul 07

Location hidden

#4 Sep 12, 2009
generalsn1234567 wrote:
What next? Acne?
LOL They already said that. http://www.newstrackindia.com/newsdetails/932
www.clevelandleader.com/node/2939

but then they backtrack
Most researchers agree that smoking in itself does not cause acne
http://www.lexliacnekit.com/blog/archive/2008...

“Veritas Vincit. Pro Libertate”

Since: Jun 08

peoples republic of Madison

#5 Sep 13, 2009
generalsn1234567 wrote:
What next? Acne?
Hairy palms!

“Non smoking freedom loving vet”

Since: Apr 08

Chicago

#6 Sep 13, 2009
How did ANY of us who grew up in smokey theatres and grocery stores ever survive past 25?

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