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The Ultimate Incentive to Quit Smoking

The United States is a nation driven by competition. If you win a competition you gain something. If the competition was to quit smoking, would you be more likely to do it if money was your incentive? A study says … Continue reading

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30% #Cancer Deaths Due to #Cigarettes

Has there ever been a study praising the health benefits of smoking? Exactly. Here’s an undeniable statistic to substantiate the ugly truth: 3 in 10 cancer deaths in men are due to cigarettes. Women suffer a 25% death rate from cancer. … Continue reading

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Quit #Smoking Cold Turkey for #Success

If you’ve been contemplating quitting the habit of smoking, new research shows that you may be most successful if you quit cold turkey. Researchers found that gradually cutting down seems to prolong the inevitable more so then quitting all at … Continue reading

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#NoSmoking in @SanFrancisco till 21

Good on San Francisco for raising the bar on the age for smoking. Those freaking-out in San Francisco still have another few months before the June 1 date takes effect. At which time, people who buy cigarettes, e-cigarettes, and tobacco … Continue reading

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@CollegeStudent #Marijuana Use Rising

According to new statistics, 6% of college students use marijuana on a daily basis. This is the highest number of students engaging in the daily use of weed over the last 35 years. So really, using pot has now hit … Continue reading

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Unborn Baby’s Reaction to Cigarette Smoke

This ultrasound of a smoker’s unborn baby is heartbreaking and infuriating. The unborn baby opens its mouth, covers its face, and appears to grimace when the mother inhales a cigarette. Researchers have known that when a mother smokes during pregnancy, the baby … Continue reading

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Scandalous Claim: Tobacco Industry Earns $7000 Per Death

Something tells me the tobacco industry isn’t taking this scathing headline lying down. Although more industrialized countries are showing a decline in smoking, China is offsetting the numbers with increased smokers. The sad-but-true statistic is that death from smoking is … Continue reading

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E-Cig Ads Spur Urge in Smokers

The UK has seen an uptick in the e-cigarette market. However, the ads for e-cigarettes intended to help people quit smoking could be backfiring. Smokers are shown to have the urge to reach for a real cigarette after viewing an … Continue reading

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