Quitting Time: A Look at Smoking and Preventing Diabetes and Heart Disease

Aug 22, 2008 Full story: Tideland News 17

It's well known that smoking causes cancer. But did you know that smoking may also raise your risk for type 2 diabetes? Or that it's a major factor in nearly half of heart attacks? It's never easy to stop ...

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harleyrider1978

Portland, TN

#1 Aug 22, 2008
now smoking causes diabetes...............fark these IDIOTS.........obesity sometimes leads to diabetes not smoking............
KHartman

Xenia, OH

#3 Aug 22, 2008
It's still not certain that smoking CAUSES type 2 diabetes (that's why they say "may" in the story), but it's been established that there is an association between smoking and type 2 diabetes.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18073361

"Active smoking and the risk of type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis."

"Results were consistent and statistically significant in all subgroups. The risk of diabetes was greater for heavy smokers (> or =20 cigarettes/day; RR, 1.61; 95% CI, 1.43-1.80) than for lighter smokers (RR,1.29; 95% CI, 1.13-1.48) and lower for former smokers (RR, 1.23; 95% CI, 1.14-1.33) compared with active smokers, consistent with a dose-response phenomenon."
Avid Ohioan Anti-Smoker

Dayton, OH

#4 Aug 22, 2008
KHartman, why did you even bother posting that? They're just going to call it out as a study paid for by the RWJF and big pharma.

Drop the spiel, KHartman! Screw the smokers!

“Pay Attention”

Since: Dec 06

Cincinnati

#5 Aug 22, 2008
Avid Ohioan Anti-Smoker wrote:
KHartman, why did you even bother posting that? They're just going to call it out as a study paid for by the RWJF and big pharma.
Drop the spiel, KHartman! Screw the smokers!
Off topic, but.....

You wouldn't happen to like Fricker's, would you??
Avid Ohioan Anti-Smoker

Dayton, OH

#6 Aug 22, 2008
Cincy Steve wrote:
<quoted text>
Off topic, but.....
You wouldn't happen to like Fricker's, would you??
I've been there a few times. What does that have to do with any of this?
Avid Ohioan Anti-Smoker

Dayton, OH

#7 Aug 22, 2008
BTW, Cincy Steve, you get another lemon for your severe off-topicness.
amazed

Canton, OH

#8 Aug 22, 2008
WTF...not even a news story, it's an advertisement for a quite line.
nonsmoker

Madison, WI

#9 Aug 22, 2008

“Pay Attention”

Since: Dec 06

Cincinnati

#10 Aug 23, 2008
Avid Ohioan Anti-Smoker wrote:
<quoted text>
I've been there a few times. What does that have to do with any of this?
It has nothing to do with any of this, that's why I led with the statement, "Off topic"..

I was just curious..

“Veritas Vincit. Pro Libertate”

Since: Jun 08

peoples republic of Madison

#11 Aug 23, 2008

“Veritas Vincit. Pro Libertate”

Since: Jun 08

peoples republic of Madison

#12 Aug 23, 2008

“Veritas Vincit. Pro Libertate”

Since: Jun 08

peoples republic of Madison

#13 Aug 23, 2008
nonsmoker wrote:
Ain't over till the fat lady sings.

New Albany Mayor Doug England said yesterday that he hasn't decided whether to veto an ordinance prohibiting smoking in enclosed public areas that the City Council narrowly approved Thursday night.

But England made it clear that he has not ruled out a veto.
http://www.courier-journal.com/apps/pbcs.dll/...
harleyrider1978

Portland, TN

#14 Aug 23, 2008
nonsmoker wrote:
I can see them trying to enforce the ban there..........it aint gonna happen,everyone in new albany smokes, hell my damn aunt lives there and I am up there at least 4 times a year.........theres a little wafflehouse kinda restaraunt just across the bridge on the right,thats the smoking den of new albany and the owner isnt going to throw the ash trays out for anyone..........guaranteed
Joe

Seattle, WA

#15 Aug 24, 2008
http://www.google.com/search...

What about the possible health benefits from smoking and nicotine? Click on the above link for more information.
Tom

United States

#16 Aug 24, 2008
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