Tag: smoking

5 LifeStyle Changes That Reduce Pancreatic Cancer Risk

5 LifeStyle Changes That Reduce Pancreatic Cancer Risk

[ 0 ] 2012-01-05 | |

Ongoing public education has increased our awareness of the risks of cancer but this awareness might lead us to believe that more and more of us are at risk to die from the disease. Fortunately, this is not the case and over the past 30 years the percentage of people who develop cancer and die […]

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Learning To Treate COPD

Learning To Treate COPD

[ 0 ] 2009-04-08 | |

For a quarter of all smokers, COPD or “smoker’s lung” will be a part of their future due to genetic factors. The condition, the fifth largest killer worldwide and growing, is not diagnosed until too late in 25 to 50% of cases.

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Are Electronic Cigarettes Safe? – The Risks Of “Safely” Getting That Nicotine Fix

Are Electronic Cigarettes Safe? – The Risks Of “Safely” Getting That Nicotine Fix

[ 0 ] 2009-03-29 | |

The hype of the electronic cigarette as a safer alternative to smoking was never proven before the product was sold with these claims so the concerns raised by the WHO and the subsequent sales bans in several countries are by no means a surprise.

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