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By Zach Jones On Monday, July 27th, 2015
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Texas man, Hamid Sadeghy, suffers burns as E-cigarette explodes in his pocket like a ‘firecracker’

A Texas man suffered second-degree burns to his leg after the electronic cigarette he was carrying around in his pocket apparently just expoded. Hamid Sadeghy landed 15 minutes of fame after his switch to e-cigarettes More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, June 25th, 2015
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What Is Skin Tightening and How Does it Work?

Nobody likes to have saggy, loose skin. In fact, those of us who have it find it very embarrassing and it reduces the quality of our life. Unfortunately, no matter how much we work out or diet, there is very little More...

By Guest Author On Friday, May 22nd, 2015
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A Few Misconceptions about Pipe Tobacco

When it comes to pipe tobacco, there are actually a lot of misconceptions out there. One of the big ones is about how these pipes are actually made. This is a real shame, particularly when you consider that there More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, April 9th, 2015
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Factors That Could Have an Influence on the Future of E-Cigarettes

Over the last five years, e-cig sales have dramatically increased in both the US as well as other Western countries like the UK and Canada. In addition to increased sales, they have also become wider accepted, and More...

By Robert On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
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Teen E-Cigarette use study results draws reactions from American Lung Association, Sen. Barbara Boxer

Released today, the government-sponsored Monitoring the Future survey is the first national survey to report data for 2014 and the first national survey to show teen use of e-cigarettes surpassing use of regular More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, January 11th, 2014
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This Day in History: 50 years ago surgeon general announced dangers of smoking

The headlines focused more on bronchitis than cancer as the surgeon general, Dr Luther Terry, announced the risks of smoking and called for “appropriate remedial action.” Image/CDC Debate over the hazards More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, January 9th, 2014
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Men’s Health Network supports USPSTF recommendation on screening for lung cancer, e-cigarettes should be considered

PRESS RELEASE  Men’s Health Network strongly supports the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for lung cancer released on December 31, 2013, and it suggests that more emphasis More...

By Robert On Friday, November 8th, 2013
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International health body, The Union, calls for ‘urgent regulation’ of e-cigarettes

Just months after the World Health Organization (WHO) released a statement advising against the use of e-cigarettes, another international health organization has come out against the smoking cessation aid. Members More...

By Laura Jones On Tuesday, September 24th, 2013
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Moody Bible Institute lifts ban on tobacco and alcohol use by employees

The Moody Bible Institute will no longer require employees to refrain from alcohol and tobacco consumption, a dramatic policy change affecting 600 workers in its radio, publishing and educational divisions. photo More...

By Robert On Thursday, September 5th, 2013
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E-cigarette use by US teens double according to CDC data

The percentage of U.S. middle and high school students who use electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, more than doubled from 2011 to 2012, according to data published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  The More...

By Robert On Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013
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At least 200,000 deaths from heart disease and stroke each year are preventable: CDC

Nearly 1 in 3 deaths in the US each year is caused by heart disease and stroke. At least 200,000 of these deaths could have been prevented through changes in health habits, such as stopping smoking, more physical More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, July 26th, 2013
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Rep Dean Heller compares Hollywood stars Jennifer Hudson, Michael Cera promoting Obamacare to tobacco ads

Sen. Dean Heller said Thursday that athletes and “Hollywood celebrities” being recruited to promote the new health care law are little different from those who once used their fame to sell cigarettes to unsuspecting More...

By Robert On Friday, July 12th, 2013
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The World Health Organization advises against E-cigarettes

As part of their Tobacco Free Initiative (TFI), the World Health Oganization (WHO) made a statement earlier this week concerning the use of electronic cigarettes or ENDS (electronic nicotine delivery systems). The More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 15th, 2012
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Palestinian anti-smoking campaign teaches replace cigarettes with machine guns VIDEO

A Palestinian Authority-based NGO, the Burj Luq-Luq Social Center Society organization, recently performed a puppet show for children in east Jerusalem to promote non-smoking. Anti-Smoking ad date 1905, public domain The More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, December 30th, 2010
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2010 Weirdest News Stories: Pierced cats, tattooed eyeballs, Shortest man Record

2010 delivered its fair share of freaky stories.  From the “Joking Disease” to “A Zombie Christmas” to a grandmother who tried to sell her grandson and a 4-year-old sued for killing an elderly More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, November 11th, 2010
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FDA Unveils Proposed Graphic Warning Labels for Cigarette Packs

WASHINGTON — Federal drug regulators on Wednesday unveiled 36 proposed warning labels for cigarette packages, including one showing a toe tag on a corpse and another in which a mother blows smoke on her baby. Designed More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, October 6th, 2010
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‘Charlie the Smoking Chimp’ dead at 52, lives a decade longer than most chimps

A chimpanzee which became addicted to smoking cigarettes has died from old age having managed to live at least 10 years longer than most chimps. ‘Charlie the Smoking Chimp’ was famous for his habit, More...


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