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Smoking Tied to Chronic Damage, Morbidity in SLE
Thu, 04 Feb 2016 13:00:00 -0400
But U.S. expert questions conclusion of Brazilian study

Cochrane Review: Smoking Bans Appear To Improve Health Outcomes
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 19:01:00 -0400
Cardiovascular disease admission rates fall after prohibitions begin

ALA Gives White House Low Marks for Full Tobacco Control
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:08:42 -0400
Long wait to give FDA authority over all tobacco products called "frustrating"

Airway Collapse Tied to Worse Respiratory Quality of Life
Tue, 02 Feb 2016 17:55:15 -0400
If confirmed, could be marker of poor prognosis

PodMed: A Medical News Roundup From Johns Hopkins
Sat, 30 Jan 2016 14:00:00 -0400
This week's topics include depression screening, colorectal cancer screening by mail, nicotine patches by mail, and malpractice claims

Benzaldehyde Common in E-Cig Vapors
Thu, 28 Jan 2016 18:30:00 -0400
Cherry-flavored liquids produced the highest levels

No Efficacy Difference for Chantix, Nicotine Replacement
Wed, 27 Jan 2016 12:15:30 -0400
Smoking cessation treatments equally effective in randomized trial

No Winners in Patch/Lozenge Combo Study
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 13:00:00 -0400
Combo, Varenicline tie for helping smokers quit

Teen Who Use E-Cigarettes More Likely to Try Tobacco
Mon, 25 Jan 2016 18:30:00 -0400
Use of e-cigarettes predicts later smoking in teens

Secondhand Smoke Poses Health Risk for Hookah Bar Workers
Mon, 25 Jan 2016 16:00:00 -0400
Adverse cardiopulmonary effects seen in small study

Nicotine Replacement Alone Can Help Smokers Quit
Mon, 25 Jan 2016 11:00:00 -0400
NRT is effective for smoking cessation without behavioral support

OncoBreak: High-Tar Hookah; Dying to Be Famous; Cool Tumor Tool
Thu, 14 Jan 2016 12:00:00 -0400
News, features, and commentary about cancer-related issues

Where There Is Smoke, There Are Teens
Mon, 11 Jan 2016 12:25:48 -0400
Fewer teens light up, but smoke still gets in their eyes ...

Gout Risk Lower Among Men Who Smoke
Wed, 06 Jan 2016 11:40:15 -0400
Study authors do not advocate smoking as a means of reducing risk

Morning Break: Cheap Drugs; Mortality Risk for Presidents; Teens Say No to Booze
Wed, 16 Dec 2015 09:45:00 -0400
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