Chewing Tobacco: Facts About Dip

by Jason 3/25/2014 8:00 AM

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Surgeon General Report – the one that spoke on the health hazards of smoking, thereby saving the lives of many Americans.... more...

Secondhand Smoke: A REAL Danger to Your Kids

by Jason 2/25/2014 8:00 AM

If you smoke, consider perhaps the most compelling reason for you to quit – your kids.

Children are extremely vulnerable to the ill effects of secondhand smoke. Exposure to secondhand smoke increases the risk for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), respiratory illness, asthma, middle ear infections and tooth decay.... more...

Smoking: A Surefire Way to Look Older

by Jason 2/18/2014 8:00 AM

It’s good news that smoking, which was once a cultural phenomenon across the U.S., is becoming less popular. Thanks to the continuous effort of activists and organizations, smoking rates have drastically dropped by 59%, compared to the mid-twentieth century.... more...

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