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2013-11-26 14:10:02

E-cigarettes have been widely promoted as a way for people to quit smoking conventional cigarettes. Now, in the first study of its kind, UC San Francisco researchers are reporting that, at the point in time they studied, youth using e-cigarettes were more likely to be trying to quit, but also were less likely to have stopped smoking and were smoking more, not less. "We are witnessing the beginning of a new phase of the nicotine epidemic and a new route to nicotine addiction for kids,"...

2013-11-21 23:25:45

Former Smoker Dedicated to helping Celebrities Quit Smoking to deter teens from lighting up Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Today is the American Cancer Society’s 37th annual Great American Smokeout. http://bit.ly/WtsMaq Ex-smoker Craig Nabat, Founder of Freedom Laser Therapy, a Los Angeles based nicotine addiction clinic supports the American Cancer Society's cause of persuading smokers to quit smoking and becoming healthier. Nabat claims that his 10-year old nicotine...

2013-11-21 23:23:39

Dr. Jain offers advice on how best to approach and talk to a smoker without alienation or causing conflict, especially someone you care for. Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 It is no secret to anyone that smoking is harmful to a person’s health. This fact spins around anti-smoking campaigns like a broken record, and it often falls upon deaf ears. Walk down any major street in any city and one can more than likely spot people outside for a quick break, or smell the scent of...

2013-11-18 23:31:07

Smokers who participated in the St. Helena Center for a Smoke-Free Life residential stop-smoking program in Napa Valley have a 57% quit smoking success rate after one year, according to research study published in the September 2013 issue of the Mayo Clinic Proceedings Journal. St. Helena, CA (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Smokers who participated in the St. Helena Center for a Smoke-Free Life residential stop-smoking program in Napa Valley have a 57% success rate after one year. Results of...

Electronic Cigarettes, Hookahs New Fad For Teenagers: CDC
2013-11-15 11:33:42

Ranjini Raghunath for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Electronic cigarettes (or e-cigarettes) and hookahs are fast becoming popular among middle and high school students, according to a newly-published report by the Center for Diseases Control (CDC). Between 2011 and 2012, the number of students who used e-cigarettes nearly doubled and those who used hookahs increased by almost 1.5 times, according to the study, which was published in CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report...

2013-11-06 23:22:42

Online Insurance Marketplace (http://www.onlineinsurancemarketplace.com) announces new blog, “Life Insurance Exam - How Long Does It Take For Nicotine To Leave My System?” (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Online Insurance Marketplace has released a new blog explaining how long does it take nicotine to leave the human body. A life insurance no medical exams policy offers coverage in 24 hours and the insured does not have to visit any doctors. When it comes to getting life insurance, smokers...


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Nicotine Replacement Therapy
2013-03-04 16:06:28

Nicotine replacement therapy is the administration of nicotine by other means than smoking. This change in the way nicotine is delivered prevents the harmful effects of smoking and is usually used in smoking cessation. Types Nicotine replacement therapy can be administered in several forms. The type used depends on the patient and what fits into their lifestyle best. The forms available include: Nicotine patches – transdermal (through the skin) Nicotine gum – orally (through the...

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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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