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Stephen Strasburg says he will quit chewing tobacco

While mourning the death of his college coach, Tony Gwynn, Stephen Strasburg says he made a decision to quit chewing tobacco. His primary reason is his daughter. "I think it's a disgusting habit, looking back on it," the Nationals right-hander said on M
Major League Baseball (MLB)
added Jun 24, 2014 17:49

[Vermont] FIRST: Clearing the air around e-cigarette facts and fiction

Thus the name of the game is to educate your children and teens about these devices so they do not use them, let alone become addicted. If you or your teen smokes and wants to use e-cigarettes to quit, remind him or her that this is not a great idea, sin
Rutland (VT) Herald
added Jun 16, 2014 09:20

Carolyn Hax: Best advice for parents whose daughter has begun smoking: Butt out.

too much irony in driving her out of your lives by harping on her choice. A choice, mind you, that she made after your “discussing [it] since she was a little girl.” There’s little chance this is a coincidence. If she wanted to put some distance between
Washington Post
added Jun 2, 2014 14:06

Effect of Prenatal Exposure to Tobacco Smoke on Inhibitory Control [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions and Relevance These findings point to a functional involvement of prenatal exposure to tobacco smoke in neural alterations similar to ADHD, which underlines the importance of smoking prevention treatments.
JAMA Psychiatry (Archives of General Psychiatry)
added May 15, 2014 13:03

[Washington] 'E-cigarettes cause nicotine addiction'

Electronic cigarettes, touted as a risk-free and healthy alternative to conventional cigarettes, are turning even non-smokers to nicotine addiction, a new study has warned. Many young parents are using electronic cigarettes, and despite any evidence for s
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added May 5, 2014 21:08

Domestic violence victims more likely to take up smoking

new study in 29 low-income and middle-income countries, researchers at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health have identified yet another serious health risk associated with intimate partner violence (IPV): smoking.
Science Codex
added May 5, 2014 14:57

Young Adults Think E-Cigs Safer Than Tobacco Ones

- A small number of young parents are using electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes), while a wide majority of young adults believe e-cigarettes are less hazardous than regular cigarettes, according to a new survey.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 4, 2014 23:10

[UK-Scotland] CANT: If you’re lighting up, take it right outside

if you’re having a cigarette it’s vital to protect your kids from dangerous, invisible smoke. It’s not worth risking their health today and for the rest of their lives for that cigarette indoors. All you have to do is take it right outside.
The Scotsman (uk)
added May 1, 2014 10:01

[Indiana] Surface danger: Tobacco's effects linger long after smoke clears

It is known as thirdhand smoke, the residual contamination from tobacco smoke. "Carcinogens hang around," said Indiana State Health Commissioner Dr. William VanNess. Pediatricians were among the first to notice the effects of thirdhand smoke, said Mi
The Times of Northwest Indiana
added Apr 25, 2014 15:37

VIDEO: SEE IT: Russian dad teaches naked toddler how to smoke

The undated video of a father and his toddler son smoking together in the kitchen is not exactly the smartest example of family bonding.
New York Daily News
added Apr 25, 2014 10:54
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