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Menthol acts in combination with nicotine to desensitize receptors in lungs’ airways that are responsible for nicotine’s irritation, say neuroscientists at Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC).
Secondhand marijuana smoke could be as damaging to your heart and blood vessels as secondhand cigarette smoke, researchers from the University of California, San Francisco reported at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2014 in Chicago on Sunday.
Fewer high school students in the US are smoking traditional cigarettes, but the number of those using e-cigarettes has tripled over the past two years, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Thursday.
Freedom Laser Therapy’s new and innovative 10-day stop smoking program—the Freedom Quit Smoking System—has been certified by consumer protection service Doctor Trusted. Los
Growth in U.S. Cigar Imports Brings Online Retailer to the American Marketplace BENSALEM, Pa., Nov.
Youth smoking rate drops from 18.1 percent to 10.6 percent MINNEAPOLIS, Nov.
Pittsburgh-based InventHelp attempts to submit an invention, Safe Smoke, to companies for review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) November 06, 2014 "I was
Smokers with new back pain less likely to recover, likely to develop chronic pain
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...
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