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2015-01-21 04:20:58

Lung Association in California supplemental report grades all California cities and counties on tobacco control policies; Officials must take steps to achieve bold lifesaving goals, California coalition

2014-12-11 12:28:41

More than 300 million Americans live in states without protection against indoor e-cigarette aerosol exposure ATLANTA, Dec.

electronic cigarettes may be less addictive
2014-12-11 11:57:42

A new study from a team of American researchers published in the journal Nicotine & Tobacco Research has found that e-cigarettes are in fact less addictive than their conventional counterparts.

2014-11-26 12:25:25

Despite progress, smoking rates stay high for certain groups ATLANTA, Nov. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The cigarette smoking rate among adults in the U.S.

electronic cigarettes help quitters
2014-11-21 03:00:57

In a new study published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, scientists at KU Leuven report that e-cigarettes successfully reduced cravings for tobacco cigarettes, with only minimal side effects.

2014-11-05 23:01:08

Smokers Who Used E-Cigarettes Daily for One Month Were Six Times More Likely to Quit, Survey Finds Boston, Mass.

2014-10-14 12:29:07

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.

2014-10-06 12:29:15

New Nation-wide Initiative Aims to Support Community Colleges to Adopt 100% Smoke or Tobacco-Free Campus Policies WASHINGTON, Oct.

electronic cigarette
2014-09-23 06:53:51

One of the biggest challenges a cancer patient faces, especially one suffering from lung cancer, is to quit smoking. Continuing to smoke can cause new mutations among cancer survivors. Many have turned to e-cigarettes, in addition to traditional cigarettes.


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pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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