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Why Vaping Is as Dumb as Smoking

There’s a lion enclosure at your local zoo. The lions have a well-documented history of attacking people on sight. The lions have not yet been fed that day. 736 more words


E-Cigarettes May Be Getting More Kids to Smoke

Cigarette smoking among American teens is on the decline. But adolescents who may have never tried cigarettes are now vaping with e-cigarettes, new research suggests. 447 more words


European Ombudsman tobacco lobbying event

I moderated a panel discussion for the European Ombudsman on how best to improve the transparency of lobbying by Big Tobacco. 36 more words


Tobacco legislation

I have been watching the passage of the ‘Tobacco Plain Packaging’ bill in NZ parliament. Several points came to my attention:

1) The Int’l Tobacco industry are threatening to bring… 169 more words

Can You Trust Your Doctor?

I believe in the goodness of people, so I believe your doctor probably has good intentions. Just like the generations of doctors before him or her. 714 more words

Changing Your Behavior

How two cardiologists discovered Type A

Taken from the desk of a patient who suffered a fatal heart attack while rushing to catch the 5:43 pm train*

by Carolyn Thomas   ♥   … 1,424 more words

Women's Cardiac Risk Factors