START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Health & Wellness

Why Uruguay's David and Goliath Fight With Big Tobacco Really Matters
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, prevention, smoking, smoking deaths, law, lawsuit )

Cal
- 63 days ago - globalpost.com
Smoking is on course to kill up to 1 billion worldwide this century, most in poor nations. Could this little South American country, in a legal fight with Philip Morris, help turn that around?
The Effects of Third-Hand Smoke
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, protection, study, third hand smoke, smoking, risks, research )

Cal
- 227 days ago - enn.com
Third-hand smoke is a potential health threat to children, spouses of smokers and workers in environments where smoking is, or has been, allowed
New Jersey Smoke Free Casinos ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: casinos, NJ, second hand smoke, smoking, health, prevention, disease )

Nancy
- 396 days ago - secure3.convio.net
New Jersey casino workers and patrons remain unprotected from the harms of secondhand smoke. Recently, an important health study was released by researchers from the University of California, San Francisco that highlighted the need for casinos to be...
Smoking, Hypertension the Biggest Killers in Japan
Health & Wellness  (tags: Smoking, hypertension, the, bigges, t killers, in Japan )

Agnes
- 965 days ago - topnews.in
Tokyo, Jan 25 - Even though the Japanese have the world's highest life expectancy, smoking and high blood pressure (BP) still remain the biggest health hazards, reveals a study.
Top 5 Foods to Help You Quit Smoking
Health & Wellness  (tags: Top 5 Foods, to Help, You Quit, Smoking )

Agnes
- 967 days ago - guide2herbalremedies.com
Smoking is one of the nastiest habits, which, unfortunately, is very common nowadays. It is really hard to give up this habit, and thousands of people, who wanted to quit smoking,
Deformed Limbs One of Several Birth Defects Linked to Smoking in Pregnancy
Health & Wellness  (tags: Birth Defects, Pregnancy, Smoking, Health, Research )

Nancy
- 1164 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Missing or deformed limbs, clubfoot, facial disorders and gastrointestinal problems are some of the most common birth defects found to be associated with smoking during pregnancy,
'Quit Smoking' Drug Linked to Heart Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug, smoking, heart attacks, health )

Anna
- 1171 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A drug used by smokers to help them quit increases the risk of heart attacks and other serious cardiovascular problems, research says.
Be Warned: FDA Unveils Graphic Cigarette Labels
Health & Wellness  (tags: smoking, labeling of cigarettes, cigarette marketing, warning, risks, healthcare, health, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Cal
- 1184 days ago - npr.org
The whole idea is that the labels will grab people by the lapels and be the visual equivalent of someone yelling: "Stop smoking!"
U.S. to Unveil Graphic Tobacco Warning Labels
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, US, tobacco, warning labels, smoking, harmful effects )

Anna
- 1185 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Health officials on Tuesday will unveil nine graphic warning labels showing harmful effects of smoking that must be on cigarette packages and in advertisements starting in October 2012.
Nicotine Treatment 'Could Control Obesity'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Nicotine, obesity, treatment, health, neurons, brain, smoking )

Nancy
- 1195 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Scientists have identified a group of neurons in the brain responsible for smokers' lack of appetite.
Stop Smoking Hypnotherapy
Health & Wellness  (tags: hypnosis, smoking, stop smoking, quit smoking )

Boogy
- 1267 days ago - escapefromnicotine.com
If you doubt that, just think about the amount of money spent on advertising. While it's not hypnosis in the purest sense of the word, there's no doubt that advertising works because we are open to suggestion.
Tobacco Smoking Impacts Teens' Brains, Study Shows
Health & Wellness  (tags: smoking, Teens, Tobacco, memory )

Suzane
- 1289 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Tobacco smoking is the leading preventable cause of death and disease in the U.S., with more than 400,000 deaths each year attributable to smoking or its consequences.And yet teens still smoke.
60 Essential Links for Quit-Smoking Support
Health & Wellness  (tags: Smoking, health, help, life, links )

Anna
- 1301 days ago - mastersinhealthcare.com
If you're trying to quit smoking, you can use all the support you can get. Websites, communities, and more all offer a lending hand. Make use of these links to quit for your health, family, and life.
Tell Maroon 5 to Drop Tobacco Sponsorship - TAKE ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, smoking, cigarettes, healthcare, humans, children, society, ethics, protection, prevention )

Yrna
- 1305 days ago - change.org
Maroon 5 are an American band that are going to play in Jakarta, Indonesia on 27th April 2011. This tour is being sponsored by Surya Pro Mild, a cigarette brand owned by British American Tobacco. Indonesia is the fifth largest tobacco market in the world,
China Limits Smoking in Films, TV Shows
Health & Wellness  (tags: China, smoking, films, TV shows, health )

Anna
- 1311 days ago - news.yahoo.com
China is ordering makers of films and TV shows to limit the amount of smoking depicted on-screen, the latest effort to curb rampant tobacco use in the country with the largest number of smokers in the world.
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Health & Wellness

Most Active Stories Today in Health & Wellness tagged with smoking

top story finders in Health & Wellness

1. Natasha Salgado 16 popular stories

2. AniMae Chi 16 popular stories

3. Laura H. 15 popular stories

4. Dalia H. 14 popular stories

5. Richard S. 14 popular stories

6. Alexandra G. 13 popular stories

7. Ana MESNER 12 popular stories

8. charles mclachlan 11 popular stories

9. Candy L. 11 popular stories

10. Carole K. 10 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!