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Smokers are more likely than others to test positive for oral human papillomavirus type 16 (HPV-16), a new study found. The easy way to —> Harnessing Motivation to Quit Smoking

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Smoking is among the leading causes of death in the US. In fact it is the most preventable cause of death. But why is it that amidst the awareness campaign against smoking, millions of people still fall victims to this deadly habit? Below are 5 common questions people ask about tobacco and health that might […]

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Quit Smoking Means Quit Tobacco

by Dr. Antonio Howell, MD

in Blog, quit smoking

There are many ways to take tobacco. You can chew it, inhale it through the nose, and smoke it in the form of cigars or cigarettes. No matter how it’s taken tobacco is dangerous. Because smoking is the most popular way to consume tobacco it has also received the greatest attention from the medical field […]

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by Alexis Goodrich Nicotine addiction is a hard habit to kick. In order to successfully quit, it’s important to surround yourself with powerful motivators. Whether it’s a support group, your family, or yourself, sometimes the most profound incentive is your health. It is widely known that cigarette smoking is a direct cause of lung cancer, […]

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Tobacco use is accountable for the rising number of premature deaths in the United States, killing over 400,000 people every year. Other than destroying your lungs, smoking also weakens your heart until it no longer functions, thus, exposing you to major cardiovascular problems. In fact, tobacco use accounts for 20% of all cardiovascular health-related deaths […]

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