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The Design Battle to Sell and to Stop Smoking
In terms of breadth and controversy, two 20th-century advertising campaigns are almost unrivaled: the drive to sell cigarettes and the backlash to get people to stop smoking. Selling Smoke: Tobacco Advertising and Anti-smoking Campaigns at the Harvey ...
Combo Approach for Smokers Looking to Quit
Chantix, known by the generic name varenicline, appears to help people stop smoking by interfering with the way that nicotine stimulates the brain. However, smokers who take Chantix may be at higher risk for heart attacks and stroke compared to those ...
Want to quit smoking? Try a patch and a pill, says new study
Stop smoking by adding a tablet to patches?
New strategies help smokers quit when nicotine replacement alone doesn't work
There's Another Reason to Stop Smoking
HARRISONBURG,Va. (WHSV)-- Doctors now say smoking in expectant mothers is linked to attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder(ADHD) in kids. Doctors found children born to women who smoked during pregnancy have an increased risk of developing ...
Smoking While Pregnant Linked to ADHD in Children
Using a nicotine patch during pregnancy tied to higher ADHD risk
Quitting Smoking the Geeky Way
U.S. News & World Report
There's no doubt that quitting smoking can help cut your risk of many health problems, including cancer, emphysema, cardiovascular disease and more, but giving up cigarettes is incredibly difficult. While there are many products aimed at helping you ...
Op-ed: When Will We Finally Stop Smoking?
But studies show that over 70 percent of smokers do see clinicians. Research also shows that health care providers who take the time to talk with patients about smoking actually make a difference in helping them quit successfully. Doctors absolutely ...
CDC educates on dangers of smoking for HIV+
Stop smoking campaign features smokers' stories, graphic images
A graphic, new ad campaign gives us a glimpse at the struggles and suffering of ordinary people who've survived disease, surgery and other complications from smoking and tobacco use. It's a bold new strategy to fight what is still the leading cause of ...
E-Cigarettes: A Way to Stop Smoking, or a New Addiction?
Honolulu Civil Beat
The unregulated vapor devices are a common sight in Hawaii, but little is known about their health effects. July 18, 2014 · By Breana Milldrum · Join the Discussion. About the Author. Civil Beat Staff. Breana Milldrum. Breana Milldrum is an intern for ...
Smoking and mental health, what's the connection?
The authors suggest that this economic burden of smoking in mental health populations further supports the ethical argument for improving the 'stop smoking' services available for people with mental health problems, and that research into tailored ...
'Stop smoking' campaign backed by county council with new survey
British body's proposal to stop young people from smoking is unwise
Cleveland Bans E-Cigarette Smoking
Adventist Church launches Breathe-Free 2, a new stop-smoking program
Adventist News Network
This scenario is part of the vision of Breathe-Free 2, a brand-new stop-smoking program that the Seventh-day Adventist Church launched at a health conference in Geneva, Switzerland. The program is pinning its hopes for success on a combination of ...
Help Floridians stop smoking
Help Floridians stop smoking. Published On: Jul 20 2014 08:33:11 AM EDT Updated On: Jul 20 2014 08:43:10 AM EDT. Small Text; Medium Text; Large Text. Print; Email. Tweet. Lung cancer is the leading cause of all cancer-related deaths and the most ...
How digitally distracted are you? Often we don?t realise how attached we?ve become to our smartphones, social media or email. But being distracted by a digital device all the time can have an impact on our productivity, wellbeing and relationships. Here are five signs of digital distraction, along with five strategies you can use to increase your balance and productivity. Read more
The U.S. Surgeon General is calling for people to stop tanning and sunbathing. Read more
There's no doubt that quitting smoking can help cut your risk of many health problems, including cancer, emphysema, cardiovascular disease and more, but giving up cigarettes is incredibly difficult. Smoking kills approximately 443,000 people each year in the U.S. alone, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, yet "the track record of smoking cessation solutions is abysmal ... Read more
In this edition of KERA's weekly consumer health series, Vital Signs – Peripheral artery disease. Studies say at least one out of five elderly people suffer from hardened arteries reducing blood flow to the limbs. Speaking with Sam Baker, Dr. Stephen Hohmann, a vascular surgeon with Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital, said peripheral artery disease can be painful, but you can avoid it. Read more
A prominent fitness columnist recently floated the idea of Workout Wear Friday – a call to action to allow workers to wear exercise clothes to the office one day a week. Read more
In the United States, an estimated 33 million individuals suffer from the bothersome symptoms associated with overactive bladder, which is a common condition affecting 30 percent of men and 40 percent of women. OAB is characterized as a syndrome that causes an abrupt and unstoppable need to urinate, and it is considered to be one of the top 10 chronic medical issues that affect women between ... Read more
How much would you pay to be the first person to buy legal recreational marijuana in the second state to allow it? That honor cost Mike from Spokane nineteen hours of waiting, some of his hard earned cash and his job. But it turns out this RidicuList has an unexpected happy ending. Read more
If you are diagnosed with a condition such as multiple sclerosis, you soon learn that the right knowledge can be as powerful as the right drug, says Dr Phil Hammond Read more
Our health experts answer your questions. This week: exposure to sun and improving your posture Read more
Should we be concerned? Divorce is never easy, but it seems that Pamela Anderson is having an extra tough time with her second divorce from Rick Salomon. How can we tell?? Well, just a week after filing for divorce on July 3rd, Pamela posted a lengthy and emotional poem on her Facebook explaining just how she feels about [...] Read more