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2014-12-03 23:05:51

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

e-cigarette carcinogens
2014-12-01 05:46:46

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.

2014-11-28 12:23:00

Statement of Matthew L. Myers President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids WASHINGTON, Nov.

smoking rates down
2014-11-28 05:31:01

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.

2014-11-26 12:25:25

Despite progress, smoking rates stay high for certain groups ATLANTA, Nov. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The cigarette smoking rate among adults in the U.S.

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).


Word of the Day
chomage
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]
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