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2014-06-02 12:25:58

WASHINGTON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080918/CFTFKLOGO Youth exposure to television ads for electronic cigarettes increased by 256 percent from 2011 to 2013, exposing 24 million U.S. kids to these ads, according to a study published today in the journal Pediatrics. The researchers predicted that "if current trends in e-cigarette television...

2014-06-01 23:02:47

Easy Quit Marijuana Audio Program is a new program developed by Gary Lewis, who promises to teach people how to stop smoking weed naturally. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) June 01, 2014 Easy Quit Marijuana Audio Program is a new program developed by Gary Lewis, who has many years of experience in the health industry. The program provides people with proven methods and tips to stop smoking weed naturally. In the...

2014-06-01 23:02:43

Quit Smoking Magic developed by Mike Avery is a new program that teaches people how to eliminate their smoking addiction naturally. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 01, 2014 Quit Smoking Magic is a new program developed by Mike Avery, who has many years of experience in the health industry. The program provides people with proven methods and tips to stop smoking naturally. In the program, people will find out...

2014-05-31 23:08:00

Church affirms World Health Organization's 2014 emphasis of raising tobacco taxes. Silver Spring, MD (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Adventist News Network The Seventh-day Adventist Church is one of many groups joining the World Health Organization to mark May 31 as World No Tobacco Day. The Adventist Church is supporting this year’s theme, “Raising Tobacco Taxes”, which is a core policy recommendation of the Church’s 1996 statement on tobacco. A statement from the World Health...

2014-05-31 23:03:00

Results of a University of Colorado Cancer Center study presented at the American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting 2014 show that a test of organic compounds in exhaled breath can not only distinguish patients with lung cancer from patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), but can also define the stage of any cancer present. Chicago (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Results of a University of Colorado Cancer Center study presented at the American Society for...

WHO Calls For Higher Taxes On Tobacco Products To Save Lives
2014-05-30 10:48:23

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Ahead of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) conference, which is slated for later this year, the UN’s health arm is using World No Tobacco Day to call on countries to raise taxes on tobacco products. The tobacco epidemic results in six million deaths annually across the globe, of which more than 600,000 are non-smokers who die from breathing in the toxic second-hand smoke of cigarette users. Unless we act...

2014-05-29 12:30:23

LONDON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gamucci was awarded the 'Best Electronic Cigarette' brand award at the recent Consumer Choice Awards 2014. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140529/689826 ) The innovative awards ceremony, organised by Brand Weekly, is based on the real views of consumers who nominate and vote for products and services themselves. This new approach reflects the growth of social media and other online platforms which has meant...

2014-05-29 12:30:21

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) has announced the following: "New website launched to raise awareness of black market cigarette trade." Go to RAI's website, www.reynoldsamerican.com, to read the full release. Web Disclosure RAI's website, www.reynoldsamerican.com, is the primary source of publicly disclosed news about RAI and its operating companies. We use the website as our primary means of distributing quarterly earnings...

Letter To WHO: Do Not Classify Electronic Smokes As Cigarettes
2014-05-29 10:18:58

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On May 27, the World Health Organization (WHO) released a statement calling for governments to raise taxes on tobacco products to encourage users to quit and stop others from becoming addicted to the deadly habit. The release followed 2012 data by the UN health agency that increasing tobacco taxes by 50 percent could reduce the global number of smokers by 49 million within three years and could save 11 million lives. Separately,...

2014-05-29 04:22:45

BLACKBURN, England, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Electronic Cigarette Company celebrates six years in business next month. Founded in 2008, it was one of the first e cig companies to open shop in the UK. But how has this small e-cig company, based in Blackburn managed to maintain it's footing in what has become such a highly competitive market? How has The Electronic Cigarette Company (TECC) survived six years and still be thriving? According to Neil...


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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
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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