News tagged with smokers

Diverse diet of veggies may decrease lung cancer risk

(PhysOrg.com) -- Adding a variety of vegetables to one’s diet may help decrease the chance of getting lung cancer, and adding a variety of fruits and vegetables may decrease the risk of squamous cell lung cancer, especially ...

dateAug 30, 2010 in Cancer
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Medicare expands coverage to help smokers quit

(AP) -- Even though they've lived with the health warnings much of their lives and doubtless seen the ill effects on friends, relatives and even themselves, about 4.5 million older Americans continue to smoke.

dateAug 28, 2010 in Health
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Drop in UK teenage smokers

(PhysOrg.com) -- The number of 16- and 17-year-old UK smokers has dropped since it became illegal to sell cigarettes to under-18s according to new UCL research published today in the journal Addiction.

dateAug 18, 2010 in Health
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