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2009-07-21 14:39:54

Secondhand smoke (SHS) is not only a nuisance, but a potential health concern for many college students, and administrators should be taking steps to reduce students' exposure, according to a new study by researchers at Wake Forest University School of Medicine.It is the first study to provide evidence of the high rates of SHS exposure, and correlates of exposure, among college students in the United States.Funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, the study can be...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.