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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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Alcohol, Drugs & Your Teeth

What might make for a great night of partying can be bad news for your oral health. That shot of straight tequila, no big deal. But mix it into a margarita and you're asking for a mouthful of oral hea…

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The Shocking Ingredients in Cigarettes

If you think cigarettes are simply dried tobacco leaves rolled in paper, you're about 597 ingredients off. The tobacco industry has become master mixologists with the additives. Some ingredients are a…

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Your Body on… Smoking

If you think lighting up on girls' nights out is a harmless vice, think again. By Laura Beil, Women's Health The average cigarette is gone in 10 puffs and five minutes, but that's five minutes…

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Are There Natural Ways to Curb Nicotine Cravings?

Q: I've decided this is the year I'm going to quit smoking. Do you have any tips for me, like maybe some natural ways to curb my cravings for nicotine? A: Bravo for you. Think of the years of li…

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