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Implementing Parental Tobacco Dependence Treatment Within Bronchiolitis QI Collaboratives

Tobacco dependence treatment of parents and/or caregivers can be integrated into bronchiolitis QI by using relatively low-resource strategies. Using a more intensive QI intervention did not alter the rates of screening or intervention for caregivers who s
Pediatrics
added May 16, 2018 15:57
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[New York] Suffolk County Turns Turquoise in Honor of National Women's Lung Health Week

visit Lung.org/cvs for easy ways to help their communities become tobacco-free and access discounts on quit smoking resources.In addition, CVS Pharmacy will donate $1 for every pack of Extra Gum that is purchased, up to $100,000 to the American Lung Assoc
LongIsland.com (NY)
added May 8, 2018 16:37
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AUDIO: Smoking and Death; Vessels for CABG: It's PodMed Double T!

Rick: I looked at that, in particular. All of them are additive, but it appears the one that makes the most difference happens to be smoking...makes the biggest difference.... as few as one to four cigarettes per day decreases the life expectancy in men
MedPage Today
added May 8, 2018 16:32
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American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE Heroes Share Their Stories to Inspire Action During National Women's Lung Health Week (May 6-12)

This May, the American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE initiative – nationally presented by CVS Health® – is highlighting the many faces of lung cancer. By sharing stories of LUNG FORCE Heroes – lung cancer patients, survivors and their loved ones – LUNG FO
PR Newswire
added May 8, 2018 15:24
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CARROLL: It’s Time for a New Discussion of Marijuana’s Risks

The greatest concern with tobacco smoking is cancer, so it’s reasonable to start there with pot...They smoke more in public, raising worries about secondhand smoke. A two-year-old study made news recently by arguing that one minute of exposure to pot
New York Times
added May 7, 2018 16:23
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Correlation between secondhand marijuana and tobacco smoke exposure and children ED visits

Children exposed to the combination of marijuana and tobacco smoke have increased emergency department (ED) visitation and otitis media episodes compared to children with no smoke exposure, according to a new survey being presented during the Pediatric A
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 6, 2018 17:52
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People Are Disturbed But Fascinated By This Video Showing A Smoker's Lungs

A viral video shared by a nurse from North Carolina is a perfect demonstration of why smoking is just a terrible idea. In the video, two real pairs of human lungs are laying side by side. The ones on the right are healthy and pink, while the ones on the
BuzzFeed
added May 4, 2018 21:32
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The video that will put you off smoking forever

A disturbing video showing the devastating and detrimental effects of smoking on the lungs has gone viral on social media. The video, uploaded by US nurse Amanda Eller, demonstrates the difference between cancerous lungs and healthy lungs, and the effec
Yahoo! 7News (au)
added May 3, 2018 20:15
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[Asia] ‘Evidence suggests that smoking on film glamorises tobacco use … India has highest number of TB patients’

With government aiming to eradicate tuberculosis (TB) from India by 2025, focus on links between smoking and TB is growing. Nandita Murukutla, vice-president, global policy and research, Vital Strategies – an organisation that delivers evidence-based pub
Times of India
added May 3, 2018 19:42
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[New York] Another reminder that smoking absolutely destroys your lungs

Puffing on a pack of cigarettes a day will leave your lungs black and riddled with cancer. Nurse Amanda Eller, from North Carolina, shared the video showing one set of healthy lungs next to the diseased organs from a smoker.
New York Post
added May 3, 2018 19:34
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