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2014-12-16 08:32:36

Shocking Results Show Why FDA Must Act Now to Regulate E-Cigarettes - Our Kids Can't Wait WASHINGTON, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.

2014-12-15 12:26:44

WASHINGTON, Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.

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2014-12-13 08:27:32

A new study has found that students believe hookah pipes to be a safer way of smoking than cigarettes, despite the fact that the WHO estimates one 45-minute session of smoking hookah to be the equivalent of smoking 100 cigarettes.

2014-12-12 23:00:52

Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act would require child-proof packaging for liquid nicotine Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) December 12, 2014 The American

2014-12-11 23:09:29

New data shows substantial progress since Tobacco Free Florida launched in 2007. TALLAHASSEE, Fla.

2014-12-11 23:07:44

In the 50 years since the first Surgeon General’s report on smoking alerted Americans to the deadly consequences of cigarette smoking, the United States has made significant progress in reducing

2014-12-11 12:28:41

More than 300 million Americans live in states without protection against indoor e-cigarette aerosol exposure ATLANTA, Dec.

2014-12-11 12:27:02

States Challenged to Join Florida in Reducing Youth Smoking to Record Low WASHINGTON, Dec.

2014-12-11 12:26:49

States Challenged to Join Florida in Reducing Youth Smoking to Record Low WASHINGTON, Dec.

2014-12-11 12:26:46

States Challenged to Join Florida in Reducing Youth Smoking to Record Low WASHINGTON, Dec.


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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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