TOBAY Proclaims 'Wear White' Day for Smoking Awareness
Meschkow spearheaded the "Wear White" campaign and now, TOBAY residents will be encouraged to wear white May 31 to raise awareness of the dangers of smoking. May 31 was chosen as the official day and coincides with the World Health Organization's … See Original Article »
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Eye expert leads calls for blindness warnings on cigarettes
An eye expert based at Southampton's university hospitals has called for new health warnings on cigarettes to highlight smokers' increased risk of blindness. Andrew Lotery, a professor of ophthalmology at the University of Southampton and consultant … See Original Article »
For Smokers Only: Understanding and Silencing the Wanting Within
Ask yourself, what would happen if nearly all of your use justifications were untrue? What if you felt almost no sense of loss when quitting, few fears, little anxiety and no panic? Taste, pleasure, stress relief, concentration, weight control, …
Forum: Stop targeting smokers for new tax increases
According to the April 26 Journal Star story ("Quinn defends proposal to slash Medicaid"), "Quinn said a cigarette tax hike would have the dual benefit of raising revenue for Medicaid and getting people to quit smoking, which saves on health care costs … See Original Article »
Smokers struggling to stay quitters!
JUST 12 per cent of Wigan's smokers using the NHS Stop Smoking Service actually kicked the habit latest figures show. Data released by the NHS Information Centre this week revealed that just 842 people that set a 'quit date' with the service were …
Sending Moms Who Used Drugs While Pregnant to Jail?
Would a mother who works in agriculture be forced to quit her job if farm chemicals were seen as chemical endangerment while she was pregnant? What about a server in a bar that allows smoking? What about a lab technician or hospital worker who deals …
Healthy Sooners to continue smoking cessation classes in summer, fall
by Elyssa Szkirpan | May 1, 2012 | 0 comments Healthy Sooners offered smoking cessation classes this spring to all students, faculty and staff to help them quit smoking. (Photo Illustration) OU smoking cessation classes ended last week, … See Original Article »
Turning a leaf with baby book for dads
David Caren was not the first man to feel sidelined during his wife Ellen's first pregnancy. “You are a spectator for nine months, you're not carrying the baby. I accept that.” Like many an expectant father, he wanted a bit of reassurance.
The attorney for Ifrit's Hookah Lounge said Monday that his clients have stopped selling alcohol to protect themselves and their customers from citations and prosecution, although he plans to fight the smoking ban enforcement. See Original Article »
Should addicts be sterilized?
Compared to poverty, lack of access to prenatal care, obesity, cigarette smoking, we're talking relatively few women,” Lynn Paltrow says. While the use of crack cocaine during pregnancy has been found to increase the risk of miscarriage and of low … See Original Article »
(WTNH) — Students at Seymour High got a cool lesson about the dangers of smoking. It was a high-flying lesson outside of the classroom and Seymour High School students are getting the idea. "What message did you take away about tobacco," News 8 asked.
Having quit smoking a long, long time ago I can tell you that Google might be a more powerful addiction. So the new UI changes by Bing are of interest but it's not like I can compare my past experience with the engine to the “new” look.