Menthol cigarettes linked to higher stroke risk in study

04/10/2012 | Reuters

Canadian researchers who analyzed data on more than 5,000 smokers found that those who smoke menthol cigarettes had more than double the risk of stroke compared with those smoke regular cigarettes. The risk was more than threefold greater in women and non-blacks. The study appeared in Archives of Internal Medicine.

View Full Article in:

Reuters

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Chief Financial Officer
B. E. Smith
Miramar, FL
Director of ASO Department
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington-or could be in Nashville, TN, KY
Claims Director
PacificSource
Springfield, OR
Mgr NGS Provider Enrollment (I)
National Government Services - WellPoint
Harrisburg, PA
NGS Provider Enrollment Rep
National Government Services - WellPoint
Harrisburg, PA