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A License To Smoke
2012-11-14 12:40:18

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Drivers´ licenses have helped to keep tabs on everyone on the road. Ideally, they also ensure that everyone on the road knows the basic laws and can operate a vehicle in a safe manner. These licenses are also seen as a privilege and are taken away when someone steps out of line, such as driving while drunk, failing to pay a traffic ticket, etc. Yet, for all the good licenses are intended to do, they´ve yet to reduce the...

Lung Cancer Susceptibility In Asian Women Linked To Gene variations
2012-11-12 10:54:28

NIH/National Cancer Institute An international group of scientists has identified three genetic regions that predispose Asian women who have never smoked to lung cancer. The finding provides further evidence that risk of lung cancer among never-smokers, especially Asian women, may be associated with certain unique inherited genetic characteristics that distinguishes it from lung cancer in smokers. Lung cancer in never-smokers is the seventh leading cause of cancer deaths worldwide, and...

2012-10-31 03:18:19

The dangers of smoking on smokers and their children are widely known but new research published in BioMed Central's open access journal BMC Medicine demonstrates that nicotine exposure also causes asthma in the smoker's grandchildren. Asthma is a major public health problem. It is the most common chronic disease of childhood. While there are many factors which contribute to asthma maternal smoking during pregnancy is a well known, and avoidable, risk. During pregnancy nicotine can...

2012-10-22 04:03:18

Nicotine addiction is one of the major challenges smokers face when trying to quit smoking. In its support, http://electroniccigarettehub.org is distributing new electronic cigarette starter kits under its try before buy campaign, now with menthol and tobacco taste. (PRWEB) October 21, 2012 “I am delighted to say that it is 8 weeks today since I had my last conventional cigarette and I have no intention of smoking again, vaping yes,” gushed Linda, an electronic cigarette user....

2012-10-21 04:00:47

Nicotine addiction is one of the major challenges smokers face when trying to kick the habit. In its support, http://electroniccigarettehub.org is distributing free electronic cigarette starter kits under its try before buy campaign. (PRWEB) October 20, 2012 Mandy, from Addlestone was a heavy smoker but she managed to quit the habit even after smoking half a million cigarettes with the help of electronic cigarettes. She says, “I lost my daughter in 2008 and since then my son has been...

2012-10-21 04:00:15

Vapers learn the truth about liquid nicotine and how it has virtually no effect on human health. To order e-liquid or learn more about the different flavors, head over to eliquid.net. (PRWEB) October 20, 2012 Electronic cigarette smoking is bigger than ever. Since its inception almost a decade ago, the number of tobacco smokers has steadily declined, a large majority of which switched to the use of electronic cigarettes instead. Long-term use inspires new innovations and technologies which...

US Food And Drug Regulator Requests Cigarette Advertising Review
2012-10-10 11:57:51

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requested reconsideration of a ruling that rejected the enforcement of explicit images on cigarette advertising and packing, the Associated Press reports. The filing, made in the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington, stated that the decision by the three-judge appeals panel should be reviewed. According to Bloomberg News, the panel decided that the requirement of explicit images of...

2012-10-09 04:04:02

Nicotine addiction is one of the major challenges smokers face when trying to quit smoking. In its support, http://electroniccigarettehub.org is distributing free electronic cigarette starter kits under its try before buy campaign. (PRWEB) October 08, 2012 Tom Pritchard from South Carolina speaking about electronic cigarettes said, "I smoked regular tobacco cigarettes for more than fifty years and I have tried quitting several times in the past. Now I am using electronic cigarettes and I am...

2012-10-07 23:02:49

Nicotine addiction is one of the major challenges smokers face when trying to quit smoking. In its support, http://electroniccigarettehub.org is distributing free electronic cigarette starter kits under its try before buy campaign. (PRWEB) October 06, 2012 Charles of Brooklyn has been avid about electronic cigarettes since he started using it. He says of the electronic cigarettes, “Please, no matter what congress wants to do, keep selling this product because its helping people like...


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bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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