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COPD Explained

There are many different types of lung disease. If you have COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, this means you have either chronic bronchitis, or emphysema, or both of these conditions.

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How To Reduce Risks Of CAD

Lifestyle plays a major role in determining risk for coronary artery disease (CAD).

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If At First You Don’t Succeed…

A study following smokers trying to quit suggests that if at first you don’t succeed giving up the cigarettes, it’s well worth continuing to try.

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Smoking: The Health Risks

What exactly is smoking doing to your health ... and the health of your family and friends?

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Practical Ways To Lower Your Health Care Costs

There are some practical ways we can lower health care costs by reducing our chances of getting sick and racking up unwanted medical bills.

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Smoking Hits Sons' Fertility

Mothers have long been advised to quit smoking during pregnancy for the health of their babies. Now research has suggested that wanting grandchildren may be another good reason to give up.

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Smoking: A Dangerous Cocktail

Most people are aware that smoking tobacco is a major cause of health problems. But do you know what you are breathing in, when you light a cigarette?

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Alternative Methods For Giving Up Smoking

Alternative medicine may be an option for smokers who don't want to use conventional methods to give up smoking. It can also be used as a complementary extra to conventional methods. In this article we take a look at the options available.

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Smoking & Your Family

Whether you are looking at starting a family or concerned about their long-term health of your children, smoking can pose a real problem. In this article we take a look at the effects of tobacco smoking on your family.

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Appetite For Life

If you find yourself struck by an attack of the munchies after quitting, rest assured it's nothing out of the ordinary. Many ex-smokers report their appetite increases in the weeks after their decision to stop smoking.

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Pharmacotherapy: Getting Help To Quit

If you have decided to stop smoking, getting some help from your doctor may well boost your chances of success.

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Lifestyle Lockdown: Quitting Tips (Part One)

Smoking has been a big part of your life up until now. To break the habit, you need a new approach to life.

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Clear Your Lungs

For smokers with asthma, quitting smoking can improve lung function by more than 15 per cent in less than two months.

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Teen Smoking Suicide Risk

A Finnish study has made the disturbing finding that boys who are regular smokers by age 14 are more likely to attempt suicide by the time they are 34.

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Go All Out To Stop Smoking

For some of us even the idea of quitting smoking AND getting healthy can be daunting. Which habit or lifestyle issue do you tackle first? An American study suggests the answer is all of them.

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