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healthmeup - 06/04/2014 06:30:00

Effects of Tobacco and Tobacco Related Illness

Effects of  Tobacco and Tobacco Related Illness Tobacco use is among the leading preventable causes of death. Globally, every six seconds, one person dies due to tobacco related illness. According to WHO, worldwide, tobacco epidemic kills nearly 6 million people annually. This figure is likely to increase to 8 million by 2030, if urgent action... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 06/03/2014 12:00:00

4 Natural Remedies to Quit Smoking

4 Natural Remedies To Quit Smoking One of the leading causes of deaths in the world, smoking attributes to various other health issues than just cancer. So you have already tried nicotine chewing gums and nicotine replacement products to kick the butt, but nothing worked? Right? Why not try the natural ways to quit smoking. Anand... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 01/17/2014 14:04:25

Nicotine Addiction: Coping With Nicotine Withdrawal

Nicotine Addiction Nicotine addiction is a very serious and powerful craving and this makes quitting difficult. Withdrawing from this addiction is not easy; everyone who quits will experience some symptoms of withdrawal. But the good news is that they don’t last forever. Here are some of the most common symptoms of... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 09/17/2013 08:30:00

Heart Health: Quitting Smoking Post-angioplasty for a Longer Life

Heart Health: Quitting Smoking Post-angioplasty for a Longer Life People who quit smoking after a balloon angioplasty to improve blood flow to the heart live an average of two years longer than those who keep smoking, a new study suggests. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 05/31/2013 14:30:00

Quit Smoking : 5 Diet Tips to Help You Kick the Butt [World No Tobacco Day]

Quit Smoking : 5 Diet Tips to Help You Kick the Butt [World No Tobacco Day] Quitting smoking is no easy task; it calls for every last bit of will power and determination at your disposable. But do what you must to quit smoking before it's too late, especially for your cardiovascular and cardio-respiratory health. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 03/13/2013 13:30:00

Quitting Smoking Helps Hearts, Even With Weight Gain

Quitting Smoking Helps Hearts, Even With Weight Gain People who have quit smoking have a lower chance of suffering a heart attack or stroke than current smokers, even if they put on a few extra kilos in the process, according to an international study. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 12/13/2012 07:45:00

High Cholesterol: Lifestyle Habits for Cholesterol Control

High Cholesterol: Lifestyle Habits for Cholesterol Control High cholesterol increases your risk of heart disease and heart attacks. One can easily lower cholesterol by medication, but Dr. Eileen says – it is advisable to lower cholesterol and improve lipids profile by making some important lifestyle changes first. Dr. Eileen Canday – Chief Dietician at... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 10/13/2012 07:45:00

With Lung Cancer, Quitters Do Better than Smokers

With Lung Cancer, Quitters Do Better than Smokers Younger people with advanced lung cancer who quit smoking more than a year before their diagnosis survive longer than those who continued smoking, according to a U.S. study. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 09/07/2012 05:00:00

Trying to Quit Smoking? Patches, Drugs Help: Study

Trying to Quit Smoking? Patches, Drugs Help: Study Trying to stop smoking? Smokers have considerably more success when they use nicotine patches or prescription medications than when they try to go it alone, an international study found. Continue Reading »

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