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MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PneumRx, Inc.
R.J Reynolds was found largely liable for the plaintiff’s chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and lung cancer allegedly due to his cigarette smoking. Port
WASHINGTON, Dec. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.
WINDSOR, ON, Dec.
Japanese scientists have discovered high levels of carcinogenic substances in a popular brand of e-cigarettes, leading officials in that country to launch an investigation into the health risks of the devices and re-igniting the debate over their safety.
Legal Restrictions Prompts Legacy’s Truth Campaign to Develop Innovative Antismoking Ads to Fight Big Tobacco Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 28, 2014
Statement of Matthew L. Myers President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids WASHINGTON, Nov.
Smoking rates among US adults have dipped to an all-time low, falling from 20.9 percent in 2005 to less than 18 percent in 2013.
The Freedom Quit Smoking System, a nicotine-free 10-day smoking cessation program, has now become FSA and HSA eligible. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) November
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...
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.