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2014-03-13 12:25:22

blu eCigs' Electric Lounge allows fans to recharge by day and enjoy electric entertainment by night for four days during the wildly popular SXSW Music Festival in Austin, Texas CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- blu eCigs, a proven consumer choice in the electronic cigarette industry, today announced the Electric Lounge's return to Austin, Texas during the highly acclaimed SXSW Music Festival from March 13 - 16. The Electric Lounge will showcase some of today's hottest...

2014-03-11 20:22:29

Groups urge tobacco tax increase of $1.50, more funding for tobacco prevention COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, American Heart Association, American Lung Association: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080918/CFTFKLOGO As organizations committed to reducing tobacco use, the number one cause of preventable death in Ohio, we welcome Gov. John...

2014-03-05 12:26:29

Commission Calls on the Obama Administration to Let the FDA Act and Ban Menthol Flavoring in Cigarettes WASHINGTON, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Citizens' Commission to Protect the Truth, a group of all living former U.S. Secretaries of Health, Education, and Welfare; U.S. Secretaries of Health and Human Services; U.S. Surgeons General; and Directors of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention from every administration, Republican and Democrat, since that of...

2014-03-02 08:20:29

One Familiar Letter - R - Could Dramatically Reduce Youth Smoking WASHINGTON, March 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As viewers around the world prepare to tune in for Sunday's 86th annual Academy Awards honoring achievements in the film industry, the public health community is drawing attention to new data concluding that by eliminating tobacco imagery in youth-rated movies, youth smoking rates could decline by an estimated 18 percent....

2014-02-28 23:23:09

Craig Nabat, founder of Freedom Laser Therapy, a Los Angeles based nicotine addition clinic, shares noteworthy figures related to smoking as published by the American Cancer Society and shared by respected Cardiologist and talk show Host Dr. Oz. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Freedom Laser Therapy highlights the relevant figures related to smoking in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society and Dr. Oz's blog, which he passed along published information to...

2014-02-27 23:29:04

Thousands at the Sochi Winter Olympic Games expelling crisp cool night air in the stands and not a single breath of cigarette smoke. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Top Ten Things you didn't see at the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi Russia 10. 2-man BMW designed bobsled with cigarette lighter, ashtrays and cup holders. 9. Men’s Aerials performed flawlessly without losing cherry from tip of cigarette, Turkish judge awards score of “Perfect 10." 8. American Ice Dancing...

2014-02-18 23:25:11

Pandora Internet Radio will allow the smoker trying to quit the ability to build an inspiring music playlist for free. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 Freedom Laser Therapy's blog post recommends the following songs to listen to or download from Pandora during the first 10 days of quitting smoking. Freedom Laser Therapy has helped thousands of smokers quit since 2003. Quitting smoking is about making a lifestyle change to become a healthier person and living free from...

2014-02-17 16:21:15

GREAT RIVER, N.Y., Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New cancer cases will affect over 1.6 million people in 2014 with more than 200,000 of them attributed to breast cancer. Breast cancer ranks second in cancer deaths after lung cancer, causing approximately 40,000 deaths per year. While a variety of factors are known to cause breast cancer, recent research indicates that long-term heavy smoking increases risk as well. Clearette Electronic Cigarette pledges to continue its involvement...

2014-02-13 23:22:37

Freedom Laser Therapy, a Los Angeles Based Nicotine Addition Clinic pays respect to celebrities who unfortunately died due to a smoking related illness- leaving us too soon. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 The Freedom Quit Smoking Blog lists famous people whose lives were snuffed out by smoking.The Freedom Quit Smoking Blog lists famous people whose lives were snuffed out by smoking. 1) Nate King Cole, 45, Singer, Actor, First African-American TV show host; succumbed to lung...

Smoking Bad Not Only For Lungs, But Also For Breasts: Study
2014-02-10 13:19:11

[ Watch the Video: Smoking Can Also Give You Breast Cancer ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Cigarette smoking has frequently been linked to cancers of the respiratory system, but a new study has found that smoking can also greatly increase the risk of a certain breast cancer in women. According to a study recently published in the journal Cancer, young women who smoke a pack per day for a decade or longer have a much greater risk of having the most common kind of...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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