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Smoking and high blood pressure may be linked to ageing of the brain

Researchers at King’s College London have identified several cardiovascular risk factors, including smoking and high blood pressure, which may be associated with the accelerated decline of memory, learning, attention and reasoning in older adults. Find out more Access the study … Read more → – Smoking and high blood pressure may be linked to ageing of the brain

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NICE consults on draft guidance to help people who can’t quit smoking in one step

How to reduce the harm from tobacco use for people who don’t feel able to quit smoking in one step is covered in National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) draft guidance, which opened for public consultation on 24 … Read more → – NICE consults on draft guidance to help people who can’t quit smoking in one step

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News in brief – March 2012

Let’s Get Moving campaign launched Let’s Get Moving (LGM) is an evidence-based behaviour change intervention to promote physical activity and was first launched in 2009. The LGM commissioning guidance has been reviewed to reflect the proposed changes to the health … Read more → – News in brief – March 2012

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