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Smoking a Bigger Mortality Culprit Than Ever
Wed, 11 Feb 2015 17:00:00 -0400
Death toll jumps 17% with suspected, but not proven, diseases.

Poorer Rx Response for Smokers With Spine Disease
Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:30:00 -0400
Smaller decreases in axial spondyloarthritis disease activity with anti-TNF for smokers.

Metformin and Lung Cancer? Not So Fast
Wed, 04 Feb 2015 17:37:15 -0400
F. Perry Wilson, MD, critiques a recent study in 150 seconds.

Exposure to Secondhand Smoke Cut in Half
Tue, 03 Feb 2015 14:39:34 -0400
But exposure remains high among children and those who rent.

Managing Anxiety: Neurology Times and Psychiatric Times Report
Tue, 03 Feb 2015 14:03:56 -0400
The reasons for smoking, and how to help ill patients with anxiety.

Morning Break: Arrgh ... A Pirate's Medicine Chest; Hardwired for Addiction?
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:45:00 -0400
Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the ALLMedPage Today staff.

Surgery and Smoking Cessation: The General Surgery News Report
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 13:00:00 -0400
A regular update on whats new in surgery from our friends at ALLGeneral Surgery News.

Morning Break: Docs Strike at UC Campuses, E-Cig Bans
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 09:45:00 -0400
Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the ALLMedPage Today staff.

Morning Break: Laughing Through Labor and Delivery; Lethal Gaming
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:45:00 -0400
Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the ALLMedPage Today staff.

High-Voltage Vaping May Expose Users to Formaldehyde
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:00:00 -0400
E-cigarettes run at 5 volts cooked formaldehyde-releasing agents into the vapor.

AACR, ASCO Urge FDA to Move on E-Cig Regulations
Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:02:10 -0400
A report from the two organizations includes almost a dozen recommendations to balance potential harms, benefits.

Year in Review: Pulmonology
Tue, 23 Dec 2014 11:30:00 -0400
Medicare says no to lung cancer screening and the FDA signals its intent to control e-cigarettes.

Quit Smoking Drug From Eastern Europe Better Than Nicotine Tx?
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:00:00 -0400
Cytisine clinical trial says yes.

Docs, Guns, and Smokes
Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:09:57 -0400
Family doc/tobacco researcher spearheads physicians' role in gun safety research.

Family Doc, Public Health Researcher, Poet
Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:09:42 -0400
Physician, tobacco/gun safety researcher, shares his medicine-inspired poetry.