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E-cigarettes Poisoning Children at Alarming Rate

Be careful what you do with your e-cigarette — it can poison your child. A new study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found a shocking increase in the number of e-cigarette…

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E-Cigarettes Don’t Curb Regular Cigarette Use in Teens

In a finding unlikely to shock, researchers have discovered that people who smoke e-cigarettes are likely to also be regular cigarette smokers. The study, published in JAMA Pediatrics, suggests that e…

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Smoking is More Deadly Than it Used to Be

Smoking today is even more deadly than it was half a century ago, according to the most recent report on smoking from the U.S. Surgeon General. Roughly 43 million adults in the U.S. smoke, or 18 perce…

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How to Quit Smoking, Naturally

With the winter holidays in full swing, the days are flying by and we're coming to the end of another year. Please cue the resolution reports and the end-of-year wrap-ups, and ready yourself for the d…

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8 Ways to Prevent Wrinkles & Keep Skin Looking Young

Wrinkles are a sure sign of age, but there are ways to keep the years from appearing on your face. Get our expert's 8 tips now! How many do you do?  …

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COPD and Surgery

As a last resort, surgery may be recommended for people with more severe cases of C.O.P.D. Luckily, there are options. Watch this to find out more on each!…

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A Nicotine Vaccine?

Scientists are developing a nicotine vaccine that, with just one injection, will prevent the pleasure-triggering chemicals in tobacco from ever reaching the brain. The vaccine is still being tested in…

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Heart Disease & Smoking

In the United States, about 20 percent of deaths from heart disease are directly related to cigarette smoking. Watch this to find out why.…

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4 Dangerous Drugs Doctors Gave Your Grandparents

Written by Randy Fritz, co-creator with Diana Herrington at Real Food for Life Many of the drugs that we know are illegal and dangerous, like heroin, were once easily bought at the corner drugstore…

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Mind Your Butts: Addiction And Accountability

This is a spaghetti jar full of cigarette butts that I collected this morning from the sidewalks, parking spots, and driveways of my little neighborhood. It was a catalytic mix of emotions that called…

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