Category Archives: Diseases

Ecigs and other smoking devices damage the lungs

Researchers exposed both types of lung cells to conventional cigarette smoke, e-cigarette vapor. and heat-not-burn vapor. Continue reading

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Rheumatoid Arthritis and Smoking

There are many health awareness days in February that we should mention, like Rheumatoid Arthritis.  While the exact cause of this autoimmune disease is still a mystery, smoking is a risk factor, but doctors don’t even know the exact role … Continue reading

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Vaping will kill your smile

Our students deserve to know the vaping industry isn’t telling them the truth about… Continue reading

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New Study Finds Younger Women More Severely Affected by COPD

COPD is the third-leading cause of death in the U.S. Smoking causes nearly 80% of COPD cases. Continue reading

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Protect Yourself from a Stroke

May is American Stroke Month and it is the perfect time to learn about strokes and how to prevent them. Continue reading

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Be good to your heart

When you take that puff, the nicotine speeds up your heart rate and increases … Continue reading

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2017 November Health Observances

Everyone has their reasons why they started to smoke, but quitting will reduce… Continue reading

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Americans still underestimate smoking risks

…do they really understand the risks and how those risks increase when you smoke? Continue reading

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The top 3 diseases caused by smoking

You don’t have to be old to be affected by smoking. Continue reading

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DNA and Smoking

…smoking dramatically increases your factor for many cancers. Continue reading

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