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2014-08-15 08:24:34

DUBLIN, Aug.

2014-08-11 08:31:10

The #2 Electronic Cigarette Company in the U.S. Extends International Distribution POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Aug.

2014-08-08 11:24:34

Electronic cigarettes (ECIGs) are booming in popularity—but there's still only limited evidence on their potential health risks, or their advertised benefits in helping people to quit smoking.

2014-08-08 10:59:46

Nearly one in ten cancer survivors reports smoking many years after a diagnosis.

2014-07-31 16:27:30

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.

2014-07-30 08:35:28

GREENSBORO, N.C., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc.

2014-07-28 23:00:13

Board of Trustees approves ability of College to position itself as a smoke/tobacco-free institution.

cigarette tax and suicide
2014-07-18 06:23:14

Many mental health professionals look the other way when it comes to their patients smoking cigarettes, as they may appear to have a soothing effect. However, a new study has found that smoking cigarettes may have negative effects on mental health.

2014-07-17 16:15:14

Research led by the University of York has highlighted the potential cancer risk in non-smokers – particularly young children – of tobacco smoke gases and particles deposited to surfaces and dust in the home.

2014-07-10 09:55:38

People with mental health issues who smoke cost the UK economy nearly £2.5 billion a year.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.