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Morning Break: Secret to Success? Stop Smoking; Undoing Science's Biggest Fraud
Fri, 22 May 2015 09:45:00 -0400
Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the ALLMedPage Today staff.

Smoking Worsens Life With IBD
Wed, 20 May 2015 15:30:00 -0400
More joint problems seen in Crohn's, ulcerative colitis patients who smoke.

E-Cigs Little Help in Kicking Real Cig Habit
Tue, 19 May 2015 13:30:00 -0400
Benefits seen at 1 month evaporate at 3 to 6 months

E-Cigs Hamper Ability to Cough
Mon, 18 May 2015 15:30:00 -0400
Just one exposure significantly diminished cough reflex sensitivity.

PodMed: A Medical News Roundup From Johns Hopkins
Sat, 16 May 2015 10:00:00 -0400
This week's topics include measles vaccination benefits, smoking cessation incentives, the dangers of different testosterone delivery methods, and sonography for upper extremity DVT.

Friday Feedback: Good Advice, But Will Patients Take It?
Fri, 15 May 2015 16:27:11 -0400
How to counsel lifestyle changes that patients find difficult.

Financial Incentives Help Smokers Quit
Wed, 13 May 2015 17:00:00 -0400
Putting smokers at risk of losing money was especially successful.

FDA: Smokeless Tobacco Warning Stays
Wed, 13 May 2015 12:30:00 -0400
Petition denied for a "less harmful" message on packaging.

Are E-Cigs a Gateway to Smoking?
Fri, 08 May 2015 09:00:00 -0400
Most young people who use them also use other forms of tobacco.

Joint Pain a Major Issue in Chronic HCV Infection
Fri, 01 May 2015 16:15:00 -0400
Smoking increases risk of arthralgias in hepatitis C.

Point: Does the Risk of E-Cigarettes Exceed Potential Benefits? Yes
Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:10:02 -0400
E-cigarettes are a gateway to smoking for young people; inadequate as cessation aid.

Counterpoint: Does the Risk of E-Cigarettes Exceed Potential Benefits? No
Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:10:01 -0400
E-cigarettes are nothing like actual cigarettes, and can be used for smoking cessation.

E-Cigarettes: Effective Quit Aid or Vaping Gone Wild?
Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:10:00 -0400
The answer may depend on whether you are a realist or an idealist.

Morning Break: 'Organic' Versus 'Humane,' Listeria Scare, Vinegar Quest
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:45:00 -0400
Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the ALLMedPage Today staff.

OncoBreak: Play Nice to Avoid Lawsuits, Baseball Without 'Chew'
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:00:00 -0400
News, features, and commentary about cancer-related issues.