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2014-04-29 12:36:07

LAS VEGAS, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CIGR8, the rapidly growing electronic cigarette company, has launched a new website (www.cigr8.com) showcasing their latest innovation to the Vape and E-smoking market: Prefilled EZ Vape Pens. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140429/81642 Research has found 95.8% of vape pen users have experienced leakage from their devices. The CIGR8 patent pending Prefilled EZ Vape Pens are designed for e cigarette smokers who want to enjoy a great...

2014-04-29 12:36:03

Tobacco tax would bring in $438 million in new revenue, reduce youth smoking COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new poll released today finds that 63 percent of Ohio voters support raising the cigarette tax by $1 per pack to help fund programs to reduce tobacco use. Just 35 percent of voters oppose increasing the cigarette tax. The poll finds voters from across the state and across virtually every demographic group support increasing the cigarette tax to help fund...

2014-04-28 20:23:24

BERKELEY, Calif., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140428/81411 On April 29, 2014, New York City, Chicago, and San Francisco will implement laws that prohibit the use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) in smokefree environments. Each of these cities amended existing smokefree laws to include these new electronic smoking devices, which include vape pens,...

2014-04-28 20:22:42

WASHINGTON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released its long-awaited draft regulations for electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and other low-risk alternatives to smoking. The regulations offer little benefit, according to The Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association (CASAA), the leading advocate for the current and future consumers of low-risk alternatives to smoking. However, CASAA believes that...

2014-04-28 16:33:09

For Those Ready for a Change, eCigs Offer Something Different BURBANK, Calif., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The new flavors from 777 eCigs are mango and tropical fruit. These may sound like kid-friendly flavors meant to entice young, new smokers, but that is definitely not the case. It is older, experienced smokers who are going for these new flavors. The electronic cigarettes have always appealed to people who are tired of poor-tasting tobacco cigarettes. The CEO of 777...

2014-04-28 16:33:07

Apollo is already in compliance with many of the FDA's proposed regulations CONCORD, Calif., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Apollo Electronic Cigarettes, a premier electronic cigarette and e-liquid company, announced today that it is already in compliance with many of the new proposed electronic cigarette regulations recently published by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). According to the FDA, several of the proposed rules will require e-cig companies to: -- Register...

2014-04-25 12:26:18

SHENZHEN, China, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ISMK, the premium brand for e-cigarettes, has launched the eGo-T H1, its first fully transparent, highly compatible EGO Kit offering pure taste, thick vapor and visible E-Liquid. ISMK is a subsidiary of FirstUnion, the World's largest solutions provider for e-cigarettes. Because FirstUnion is OEM/ODM oriented, ISMK products are available to customers including distributors to develop into their own products and unique marketing...

2014-04-25 04:21:55

Americans offer split opinion on e-cigarette laws, says FindLaw survey EAGAN, Minn., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of the recent Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed rules for electronic cigarettes, also known as e-cigarettes, 46 states already have proposed or enacted legislation related to e-cigarettes, according to data found on WestlawNext(®), the leading online legal research service. Of those states, at least 20 have proposed or enacted legislation that includes...

2014-04-24 23:04:03

Lung Institute Provides Lung Disease Sufferers Advice to Avoid a Flare-Up During Allergy Season (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 To the majority of the population, pollen season is just an annual inconvenience that can be pacified by a simple trip to the doctor and a pack of tissues. But for individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), the third leading cause of death in the United States, allergy season means an increase in the likelihood of an exacerbation, also known as a...

2014-04-24 23:02:54

American Lung Association in Washington & Aljoya Thornton Place Hold Respiratory Rally to Educate Residents, Friends & Neighbors about Caring for Those with Respiratory Challenges. Seattle (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Respiratory conditions are so common and wide reaching that nearly all of us are affected by one or more in our lifetime. As with many conditions, seniors and children are especially vulnerable to respiratory illness. On Saturday, May 3rd from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., the...


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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...

Lung
2013-01-01 15:53:59

The lung is a vital organ that is a part of the respiratory system. Generally a person has two lungs; however, the body can function with only one. The lung’s main function is to move oxygen and carbon dioxide into and out of the bloodstream through gas exchange. The lungs are located lateral to the heart in the thoracic cavity. Each lung has a tip called the apex, which is superior in the body. The bases of the lungs rest on the diaphragm. They appear to be spongy due to their bundles of...

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Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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