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  • 4D Ultrasound of baby
    4D ultrasounds show effects of smoking on unborn babies
    With technology advancing as rapid as it has been, it is no wonder we can now see the affects of smoking on unborn babies using 4D ultrasounds. According to a report by ABC News on March 25, a new study shows that fetuses of mother’s who...
  • Fetal ultrasounds reveal baby behavior in new study
    Fetuses of smoking mothers cover their faces more often
    Fetuses whose mothers smoke throughout the pregnancy touch their mouths often and cover their faces, according to a March 25 article in The Guardian. The pilot study of 20 pregnant mothers, conducted in England at Lancaster and Durham universities...
  • From now on, Disney says 'no' to smoking
    From now on, Disney says 'no' to smoking
    Guess Disney’s no longer going for the Pinocchio approach to teaching kids smoking isn’t such a good idea. According to the Telegraph on March 15, Disney will exclude smoking from all of its future productions, which now include Marvel...
  • Teens smoking
    Report: Bumping legal tobacco-use age to 21 will save lives
    The results of a new report show that raising the legal age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 would vastly decrease the number of teen smokers and save hundreds of thousands of lives by 2100. Released March 12, the report was written by the...
  • Vaping
    The Polluting Cancer Sticks
    Is it too much to ask for fresh air where ever you go. People who smoke and vape do not realize they are invading the air space of people who want clean air. Vaping is now very popular to get around smoking bans. Vaping is just as disgusting as...
  • Land of the Free - Home of the Brave
    Fear leading to bans on vaping products could kill smokers
    Fear is a very powerful motivator. It is an emotion strong enough to be used against people throughout history. When people in a society fear something in large enough numbers regulations and laws are a tool turned to for subsiding the fear being...
  • Are e-cigarettes harmful to teens?
    Are e-cigarettes harmful to teens?
    Dear LA Teacher,Are e-cigarettes a health threat to our teenagers?Concerned CitizenDear Concerned Citizen,In a report released by the California Department of Public Health, use of e-cigarettes among teens escalated in 2014 when compared to...
  • Texas Capital
    Texas lawmakers react as vaping reduces smoking
    What if there were a product line on the market that long time smokers found could help them get rid of cigarettes, begin a journey to restored health, and allowed families to live and breathe better? What if this same product line did not need a...
  • 'Star Trek' actor Leonard Nimoy hospitalized due to severe chest pains
    'Star Trek's' Leonard Nimoy, COPD patient, hospitalized for chest pains
    According to Daily Mail on Monday, "Star Trek's" Leonard Nimoy was rushed to the hospital for significant chest pains. Back in January, he took advantage of social media's Twitter and made an announcement about the diagnosis he...
  • Second hand smoke still high
    Second hand smoke exposure still high after years of declining cigarette use
    Over 58 million people in the United States are exposed to secondhand smoke even though the trend in smoking is decreasing, according to new information from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention released this afternoon."Secondhand...
  • Effects of Smoking on Skin
    Adverse Effects of Smoking on Skin
    Everyone knows that smoking is bad for their health. Smoking has been linked to lung cancer and many other health conditions. Smoking is bad for a person's health and everyone knows that. Now there is another reason not to smoke. Smoking is...
  • anti smoking pill
    Anti-smoking pills found to be effective
    Specialists regularly hold up until smokers are prepared to stop before endorsing pills to help them do it. In any case another study has discovered that actually for the individuals who are not prepared to quit smoking promptly, pharmaceutical...
  • ung cancer now surpasses breast cancer deaths for women in developed nations
    Lung cancer now surpasses breast cancer deaths for women in developed nations
    The good news is that lung cancer deaths have been decreasing among men in many “developed” world countries. The bad new is that the disease now kills more women in these same nations than breast cancer according to a joint report by...
  • Smoking age to 21 in California
    The smoking age in California could be raised to 21
    Smoking is not only a bad habit but a deadly one as well. Since smoking can kill and because a lot of teenagers start smoking at 18, many of them actually get caught smoking way younger than this, the legal smoking age may be increased from 18 to...
  • FAA warning e-cigarettes: Fires caused by electronic cigarettes prompt FAA alert
    FAA warning e-cigarettes: Fires caused by electronic cigarettes prompt FAA alert
    An FAA warning on e-cigarettes has been issued after incidents of fires caused by electronic cigarettes have occurred. Due to the fire danger, the FAA recommends that e-cigarettes should only be transported in carry-on bags by airline passengers....