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Exercise & Smoking: Actively Quitting

Exercise was originally recommended to help manage weight gain and stress levels while quitting, but evidence now suggests getting active can also be a powerful way of tackling cravings.

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Quit Smoking, Save Your Teeth

Smokers who give up are less likely to lose their teeth from gum disease than those who don't kick the habit.

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Smoking Mothers Bad News For Boys

Mothers who smoke during pregnancy may be responsible for the growing numbers of men suffering from testicular cancer...

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Passive Smokers Pay High Price

Inflicting toxic cigarette smoke on family members, friends and colleagues by smoking at home and in the workplace dramatically increases their risk for suffering from lung cancer.

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Exercise No Antidote

Does exercise protect you from catching colds? Scientists decided to find out.

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Alcohol Behind Heartbreak

Women who drink may be at greater risk of cardiovascular complications than men.

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Osteoporosis Risk Up In Smoke

What is the single most effective thing older women can do to reduce their chances of getting osteoporosis? They can give up smoking.

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Smoking Burns Off Antioxidants

Quit smoking and you won't just improve your finances. The level of natural antioxidants in the body will get a lift too.

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Folate Theft Alert

Somebody might be stealing your folate as you read this.

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Complex Role For Carrots

The health effects of a vitamin-packed carrot juice could be cancelled out by smoking or drinking alcohol, a study has shown.

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Stop Smoking & Gain Health, Not Weight

Giving up smoking is often associated with weight gain - and this can discourage some people from quitting. Scientists are investigating how we can lose the cigarettes, without gaining weight.

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Female Quitters Big Winners

Women who quit smoking get a better second chance than men, a study has shown.

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Nicotine Like Heroin For Babies

Nicotine exposure in the womb produces behavioural changes in babies similar to those found in newborns of women on heroin or crack cocaine during pregnancy.

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Quit Before Your Kids Start

Smokers who quit before their children get too old can greatly reduce the chances of their children also becoming slaves to cigarettes.

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Parental Pressure Can Beat Peer Pressure

Even if you can't quit, you can probably prevent your children taking up smoking.

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