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Quit Smoking: Three Reasons You Should Stop

Quit Smoking: Three Reasons You Should Stop

By Ellisha Rader Mannering December 5, 2014

Everyone knows that smoking is a gross and unhealthy habit, yet millions of people around the world still do it. While most people know that smoking can cause a number of health problems, there are many other reasons you should …

Rheumatoid Arthritis And Ways You Risk Developing It

Rheumatoid arthritis is no laughing matter. About 1.5 million Americans are believed to suffer from the condition, which causes pain, swelling, and stiffness of the joints. While the exact cause is not known, the immune system of the sufferer is …

Quit Smoking To Eliminate “Third-Hand Smoke” Quit Smoking To Eliminate “Third-Hand Smoke”

In the ongoing campaign against smoking, the typical approach is to discourage individuals from smoking in one of two ways. The first option involves detailing how the habit affects the smoker’s body directly and the ways smoking may seriously harm …

Quit Smoking- The Dangers Of Secondhand Smoke Quit Smoking- The Dangers Of Secondhand Smoke

We all know that smoking is dangerous and can lead to a number of health problems including cancer. Secondhand smoke can be even worse and can harm those who do not smoke themselves but are around smokers. A recent study …

Quit Smoking For Kids: Exposure Damages Arteries Quit Smoking For Kids: Exposure Damages Arteries

“Think of the children,” has been an argument in many a morality campaign. While some dangers were imaginary and kids provided a convenient prop for concern trolls, smoking has been seen as one area containing legitimate reasons for health concerns. …

Quit Smoking For Better Mental Health? Quit Smoking For Better Mental Health?

A number of studies have been done regarding how smoking impacts the body. With the various toxic chemicals that are found within cigarettes, it’s often treated as the main focus regarding anti-smoking campaigns. As smoking has fallen out of favor …

Quitting Smoking Linked to Improved Mental Health Quitting Smoking Linked to Improved Mental Health

The benefits of not smoking are well-known and heavily publicized in the U.S. In addition to all of the physical health improvements, though, a new study has now shown that quitting smoking may actually lead to improved mental health. The …

“Quit Smoking” Warns Leonard Nimoy After Diagnosis “Quit Smoking” Warns Leonard Nimoy After Diagnosis

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“I quit smoking 30 yrs ago. Not soon enough. I have COPD.” The sad news comes from beloved actor Leonard Niimoy, who announced his diagnosis via Twitter. Fans of the newly diagnosed actor were concerned when video footagemade its way …

Quit Smoking- What Works For You? Quit Smoking- What Works For You?

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Trying to quit smoking can be a big challenge. Many people try and try again, but just have no luck. The problem is often the method that people use to try to quit. There are numerous tools, tricks and tips …

Quit Smoking – But Don’t Use E-Cigarettes
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Experts claim that smoking is an addiction similar to a heroine addiction because nicotine is just as difficult to quit. The premise behind quitting cigarettes, aside from the health benefits from quitting now, is that the biggest percentage of smoking …

Marlboro Man Death Sad Reminder To Quit Smoking
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The image was iconic: A man in a red shirt, cowboy hat, and rugged denim. He represented freedom, toughness, masculinity—and smoking. He was the “Marlboro Man”, a sort of mascot for Marlboro cigarettes. Eric Lawson, filled into the role of …

Quit Smoking: Cold Turkey Better Than E-Cig?
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Quitting smoking is hard, always has been and always will be. No matter how much additional tax is levied on each pack or how many videos go up on youtube to discourage smoking, there will be people who struggle to …

Quit Smoking With Cigarettes That Might Explode? Quit Smoking With Cigarettes That Might Explode?
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It’s hard to be a smoker in 2013. Law after law and policy after policy has severely limited the range of locations where those pressed for a nicotine fix can puff away in peace. Cigarette prices are higher than ever, …

Moderate Smoking Linked to Sudden Death in Women

A study published recently in the journal Circulation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology has shown that even light-to-moderate female smokers were more likely than nonsmokers to sudden cardiac death. Long-term smokers are at even greater risk, though the risks subside over time …

Smoking Greatly Affects Heart Surgery Outcome

A new study has shown that changes found in smokers’ lungs can linger and affect the outcome of heart surgery even a year after quitting. The study, published in the journal The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, looked at the outcomes …

Quit Smoking: Prepare to Gain a Few Unwanted Pounds
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Attempting to quit smoking is, according to a lot of people, one of the hardest things you’ll ever attempt to do in your entire life. Once you’re hooked, kicking the habit is harder than quitting most hardcore narcotics. Of course, …

Mobile App Boosts Stop Smoking Efforts Mobile App Boosts Stop Smoking Efforts
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Some people quit smoking on the first try while others have to quit repeatedly. Using such mobile technology as hand-held computers and smartphones, a team of researchers from Penn State and the University of Pittsburgh is trying to find out …