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Majority of Minnesotans who quit smoking say cigarette tax helped them
E-cigarette vapor can contain hidden formaldehyde at levels five to 15 times higher than regular cigarettes, according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Portland,
NEW YORK, Jan.
New choice between mist and dry powder inhalers for tiotropium RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Jan. 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
BRADENTON, Fla., Jan.
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
Black Note, a new source for ultra-class, lab-certified tobacco vapor liquid, has today announced the official launch of the company's website. IRVINE, Calif., Jan.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.
Diet Doc understands that many smokers abandon their New Year’s resolutions to quit smoking because they reach for food to curb nicotine cravings resulting in unwanted weight gain.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The truth campaign has been named one of the top ad campaigns of the 21(st) Century by Advertising Age.
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...
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...