Get Ready for the Great American Smokeout
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The third Thursday
of November is almost here, and that's a key annual date for many
health advocates -- the Great American Smokeout.
Smokers in Cars Pose Risk to Passengers: Study
FRIDAY, Nov. 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- New research suggests
that non-smoking people who sit in cars with smokers inhale some of
the same cancer-causing substances and other toxins.
Stroke Prevention Guidelines Emphasize Healthy Lifestyle
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Want to lower your
risk of a first-time stroke? New guidelines from the American Heart
Association and American Stroke Association reinforce the idea that
a healthy lifestyle is crucial.
Some Lung Patients Buy Cigarettes Along With Meds at Pharmacies: Study
MONDAY, Oct. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- While picking up a prescription for cholesterol-lowering medication, about one in 20 people with conditions such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or high blood pressure will also purchase cigarettes, a new study finds.