advice on how to stop smoking
Early report says e-cigarettes don't help people quit smoking
Q. I recently have started using an e-cigarette. It has dramatically cut down my smoking of traditional cigarettes, plus there is no smoke smell or residual on clothing or furniture. I initially experienced headaches and was told to reduce the nicotine ...
PEOPLE'S PHARMACY 4/17: Negative e-cigarette side effects?
Montefiore Researchers Receive $3.7 Million Grant to Study Impact of Anti ... - Newswise (press release)
Montefiore Researchers Receive $3.7 Million Grant to Study Impact of Anti ...
Newswise (press release)
The randomized trial will investigate the efficacy of PSF compared with the current standard of care, which consists of brief advice about quitting smoking during a patient's regular office visit. The study also will assess specific behaviors that may ...
Where There's Smoke, There May Not Be Fire: E-Cigs
Electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) are promoted as a healthier alternative to tobacco, and as stop-smoking aids. They are battery-powered devices ... and government lobbying. For example, in spite of a very small share of the e-cig market, Green Smoke, Inc ...
E-Cigarettes Light Up Controversy Among Employers
Casual marijuana use may damage your brain
If you thought smoking a joint occasionally was OK, a new study released Tuesday suggests you might want to reconsider. ... with the other studies we have done have led me to be extremely concerned about the effects of marijuana in adolescents and ...
Questions and Answers with Dr. Joel Miller
So ... we're really at the guidance of the pediatricians and family practitioners and internists to try to do all the good things to prevent osteoporosis in later age. Q: To prevent osteoporosis, how early should we start ... But in terms of modifiable ...
Dr. Mark M. Ryan: Call your doctor when you feel well
Pensacola News Journal
... Americans older than 65, and fewer than a quarter of adults between age 50-64 have received the recommended level of preventive health services – immunizations, cancer and cardiovascular screenings, smoking cessation advice and counseling on daily ...
Filtering in the UK: The hinterland of legality, where secrecy trumps court ... - Index On Censorship
Filtering in the UK: The hinterland of legality, where secrecy trumps court ...
Index On Censorship
This confusion – more of a catastrophe of muddled thinking than a conspiracy – is concealed behind a double-locked system preventing any information getting out about the censorship programme. It is a mixture of intellectual inadequacy, populist ...
Smoking cessation expert visits MidCentral Health
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
In the Emergency Department, triage nurses are asking patients if they smoke, and if they wish to receive advice on how to quit. In addition, Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) is being offered to those in the waiting room to help them stop smoking ...
Cook: No black heart
Coeur d'Alene Press
KELLOGG - It's not a racist slur or a rare medical condition. The term "black heart" in martial arts means you're weak. You give up. Jordan Cook does not have a black heart. He even has the words "no black heart" tattooed across his chest to remind him ...
Urgent action needed to tackle 'killer pollution' in Tunbridge Wells
Its work includes education, including smoking cessation, sustainable transport and forecasting to help people be prepared for times when air quality is lower.” A spokesman for Tunbridge Wells Borough Council said: “The council has an ... that enables ...
Stop aspiring to someone else's fantasy – and have a recipe for dishwasher vodka to hand Given the terrible shortage of advice about Christmas, let me gift you my tips. Gift as a verb? Jesus, it's already horrible, isn't it? Sorry, Jesus. Attitude Your attitude to it all will depend on what happened to you as a child. If your memories are miserable, you will either spiral into despair or ... Read more
AMERICAN SONGBIRD TWEET , who left the island on Monday, was given a tribute by local singers at Weisers on the Bay last Saturday. To kick off the night, singers Ch’an and Avalon serenaded the American beauty with tunes from her certified Gold debut album Southern Hummingbird while Tweet recorded each performance with her phone as she cheered on the singers. Tweet then took to the stage ... Read more
Recent reports have suggested that composting is harmful to our health. Lucy Siegle investigates In happier times compost was called "black gold" and famed for its soil-sustaining power. But following a slew of "killer compost" headlines, where you once saw a heap of microbial joy you might now see a pile of contagion. Recently there's been talk of stamping bags of compost with health warnings ... Read more
MidCentral Health welcomed Ministry of Health smoking cessation expert Dr Hayden McRobbie to Palmerston North Hospital today. During his visit, Dr McRobbie met with the Smoking Cessation Taskforce, and toured the hospital, visiting the wards to answer any questions they had. Smoking cessation in mental health was the other focus of his time here, as being smokefree in that area is a more ... Read more
SMOKERS were given advice on how to ditch the habit at a Matchborough pharmacy as part of a national campaign. Staff from Stock and Lindsay were on hand to offer practical support to help those wanting to become smoke free as part of national No Smoking Day on Wednesday (March 12). Read more
Chinese tourists now outspend holidaymakers from all other countries. But how will the superpower's taste for travel change the world of tourism and how can Britain cash in? Abigail Haworth reports from the favourite hot spot 'Chinese Beach' in Thailand It's not the best afternoon to admire the view from the top of the observation tower in Pattaya, Thailand. The sky is thundery and the sea is a ... Read more
The writer, who died on Thursday, created her teen diarist Adrian Mole while she was a struggling single mother of three. In this Observer article from 1989, she described how the state had left her destitute We were waiting at the bus stop. "If the conductor asks how old you are, tell him you're four," I instructed my five-year-old son. All I had in my purse was 11 pence. Enough for my fare ... Read more
Plenty of terrible things happen in this episode, but most of them are TO OUR EYES. It’s the penultimate one of the season, so I decided to go long and not skimp on the screen grabs, so that you can get the full flavor of the unique hell that is Squick, which is my new nickname for Huck and Quinn (their names, plus ewwwwww). Read more
Demand for electronic cigarettes is booming, but experts are not convinced they help people to quit smoking. Whatever the case, I am still a fan It all started quite early on. My first words, uttered with a not-so-cherubic look on my face and a strange baby puffing sound, were: "Light! Light!" It was as if I had come out of the birth canal sucking not on my thumb, but a mini-Marlboro. Much ... Read more