Secondhand Smoke: Triumphs and Tragedies

BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES>>This is about improving and saving people’s lives.>>Unfortunately, because of the secondhand smoke in the air, I had an asthma attack within 10 minutes, so I was forced to leave.>>The cancer, how I got it, was due to my exposure to secondhand smoke in […]

Secondhand Smoke: Triumphs and Tragedies

BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES>>This is about improving and saving people’s lives.>>Unfortunately, because of the secondhand smoke in the air, I had an asthma attack within 10 minutes, so I was forced to leave.>>The cancer, how I got it, was due to my exposure to secondhand smoke in […]

Secondhand Smoke: Triumphs and Tragedies

BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES>>This is about improving and saving people’s lives.>>Unfortunately, because of the secondhand smoke in the air, I had an asthma attack within 10 minutes, so I was forced to leave.>>The cancer, how I got it, was due to my exposure to secondhand smoke in […]

Secondhand Smoke: Triumphs and Tragedies

BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES>>This is about improving and saving people’s lives.>>Unfortunately, because of the secondhand smoke in the air, I had an asthma attack within 10 minutes, so I was forced to leave.>>The cancer, how I got it, was due to my exposure to secondhand smoke in […]

New Blood Test Can Predict A Heart Attack Years In Advance

The heart is a precious thing and heart health is something we should all take pretty seriously.According to The Amercian Heart Association (the AHA) close to half of the populationof the US have some kind of heart disease.That’s a huge number.Heart disease is currently the leading cause of death in the United States.Blood tests are […]

Alternatives to Quit Smoking

How about other ways our is medication a better way or a safer way and how doesthat fit into smoking cessation well clearly the most evidence in smokingcessation is pharmacologic therapy that there’s no doubt about thatthere’s three big categories or three big drugs that we talked about wetalked about nicotine replacement therapy so patches […]

Quitting Smoking, a Tough Task

What kind of success have you seen I mean a lot of people I know again havequit didn’t happen just once you know they tried once and then theystarted smoking again it may have taken them six seven times but they dideventually quit so in your own observation in treating your ownpatients what have you […]

E-cigarettes, a Way to Quit Smoking

Using e-cigarettes does it help your patients or people you’ve talked toreduce their need or reduce their use of conventional cigarettesthat is a little inconclusive right now there’s three big trials in regards tothat and the data is very inconclusive we have seen some some studies that showthat in regards to cessation it doesn’t quite […]

The Public Health Impact of Tobacco Product and Advertising Regulation

Good morning, and welcome to the third session of our Public Health Grand Rounds. Allow me just a few brief comments about the activities surrounding the Grand Rounds. One is that our Internet, intranet Website is now up and running, so everybody throughout CDC can not only watch these events live, but can watch archived […]