Thomas3.20.2010

KNOW YOUR ENEMY - KNOWLEDGE IS POWER!

Blog Post created by Thomas3.20.2010 on Nov 12, 2012

As you can see from my Page, I'm reminding everybody to take care of your Lungs! November is COPD Awareness and Lung Cancer Awareness Month! Wednesday is World COPD Awareness Day and of course, Thursday is the Great American Smoke OUT! So many reminders of why we Wish and Need to be FREE for LIFE! 

Amongst today's articles are many reminders of how smoking is hurting innocent people all around us! It's important to realize that this vice doesn't just hurt us - it hurts many people who we least suspect whether robbing them of having a healthy parent, robbing our neighborhoods of safety, or robbing our children of their health, too! 

Plus there are many encouraging tips about smoking cessation that you don't want to miss! So grab your cup of cofee, get comfortable in your chair, and learn more that can help you fortitfy your Quititude!

 

 

SECOND HAND SMOKE

Campus Smoking Ban: A Secondhand Student Health Issue

http://theminaretonline.com/2012/11/08/article25476

 

Smoking threatens children’s health

http://sampan.org/2012/11/smoking-threatens-childrens-health/

 

One smoker increases health risk to nonsmokers

http://sampan.org/2012/11/one-smoker-increases-health-risk-to-nonsmokers/

 

SMOKING CESSATION

Plan to Become an Ex-Smoker for Good

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/12/plan-to-become-an-ex-smoker-for-good/

 

Quit smoking with tips from American Cancer Society

http://www.hometownlife.com/article/20121111/HEALTH/211110327

 

A spoonful of sugar may help you quit smoking

http://www.newjerseynewsroom.com/healthquest/a-spoonful-of-sugar-may-help-you-quit-smoking

 

1 in 5 Still Smoke, but They're Smoking Less

http://www.medpagetoday.com/PublicHealthPolicy/PublicHealth/35848

 

 

 

SMOKING AND SAFETY

Smoking in bed starts fire that forces 25 families to evacuate

http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/broward/plantation/fl-plantation-apartment-fire-20121111,0,4464495.story

 

SMOKING AND THE WORLD

Global deal agreed to fight tobacco smuggling

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/12/us-tobacco-idUSBRE8AB08F20121112

 

Smoking, tobacco-use on the rise among women

http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-4-142342-Smoking-tobacco-use-on-the-rise-among-women

 

Tobacco industry accused of using apps to lure children

http://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/news/smoking-apps-lure-new-young-users/1617653/

 

 

LUNG CANCER AWARENESS

Lung Cancer Awareness Month: What We Can Learn From Celebrities Touched By The Disease

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/11/09/lung-cancer-awareness-month-celebrities_n_2094745.html#slide=more262169

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