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electronic cigarettes help quitters
2014-11-21 03:00:57

In a new study published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, scientists at KU Leuven report that e-cigarettes successfully reduced cravings for tobacco cigarettes, with only minimal side effects.

menstrual cramps
2014-11-19 03:00:23

Most women will experience period pain during their reproductive life, with the pain severe in up to 29%. Smoking has been mooted as a potential risk factor, but the research to date has been inconclusive.

menthols
2014-11-17 03:00:25

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).

smoke
2014-11-05 03:00:44

Ever walked into a hotel room and smelled old cigarette smoke? While the last smoker may have left the room hours or even days ago, the lingering odors — resulting from noxious residue that clings to walls, carpets, furniture, or dust particles — are thanks to thirdhand smoke.

2014-10-23 12:30:43

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Statement of Matthew L.

2014-10-23 08:38:38

GREENSBORO, N.C., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc.

2014-10-14 12:29:07

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.

2014-10-10 16:25:23

RONKONKOMA, N.Y., Oct.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.