Teen Use of E-Cigarettes, Hookahs Way Up: Survey
TUESDAY, June 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Although fewer American children are smoking cigarettes, the use of controversial e-cigarettes has more than doubled in just three years, a federal survey reports.
Teens Unfamiliar With Harms of Pot, E-Cigs, Study Finds
TUESDAY, June 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Teens may have a firm
grasp on the dangers of smoking cigarettes, but they appear less
clear about how using marijuana or electronic cigarettes might harm
their health, new research suggests.
Summer Beach Time Means Water Safety
FRIDAY, June 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The millions of
Americans who will flock to beaches this summer need to keep safety
in mind as they frolic in the sand and surf, an expert advises.
'Friends and Family' OD-Reversal Kits Are Saving Addicts' Lives
THURSDAY, June 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Friends and family members have saved the lives of tens of thousands of narcotic drug users from overdoses by using emergency injection kits containing naloxone (Narcan) -- a medication that can potentially reverse the effects of some narcotic drugs, a new federal report says.