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COPD in nonsmokers, smokers share similar prevalence by US region

June 25, 2019

Read the Perspective from Megan M. Dulohery Scrodin, MD

USPSTF recommends PCPs provide interventions to children, teenagers to prevent tobacco use

June 25, 2019
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently issued a “B” draft recommendation encouraging primary care physicians to provide interventions, including…
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Smoking increases STEMI risk in women more than men

June 24, 2019
Women who smoke had a significantly increased risk for STEMI compared with men who smoke, according to a study published in the Journal of the American College of
In the Journals

Underage sales violations higher in tobacco, vape shops

June 24, 2019
Nearly half of tobacco and vape shops failed to check identification when underage decoys attempted to purchase vape products, according to a California-based study. To…
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Research Brief

Tobacco Myths: The Older Adult Perspective

Journal of Gerontological Nursing, May 2015, Volume 41 Issue 5
Twenty adults ages 50 and older who had ceased using tobacco for 1 year or longer were interviewed. Participants…
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Meeting News Coverage

VIDEO: Leone: FDA regulating e-cigarettes reduces ‘potential for harm;’ ACP applauds decision

May 7, 2016
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