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Best way to quit smoking

A new study has confirmed that using nicotine patches or the drug Zyban (bupropion) helps pregnant women quit smoking before and after they give birth. “In public health terms, these results are significant because one in five pregnant women smokes,” said … Continue reading

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Just say no to e-cigarettes!

If you believe that electronic cigarettes do not contain nicotine and are safer than tobacco cigarettes, you aren’t alone. But you’re wrong. E-cigarettes are nicotine delivery devices and nicotine can be addictive, but only 57 percent of pregnant women surveyed … Continue reading

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More warnings about e-cigarettes

Nicotine exposure from e-cigarettes may damage the developing brains of infants in the womb, as well as the brains of children and adolescents. That’s the conclusion of a new review of nicotine’s effects on animals by the U.S. Centers for … Continue reading

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Are e-cigarettes safe?

If you made quitting smoking one of your New Year’s resolutions, good for you! Smoking is the single biggest preventable cause of disease in the United States. Many people are trying e-cigarettes to help them quit. But beware. The jury … Continue reading

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