1 in 5 Preemies With Lung Disease Exposed to Secondhand Smoke

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High levels of nicotine were found in the hair of many children with premature birth-related lung disease whose parents claimed not to smoke, a new study finds. The lung disease bronchopulmonary dysplasia often occurs in children who were born prematurely. Not surprisingly,...

A Review, Driving Tobacco and Cancer Off The Map

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Have you read the Geographic Health Equity Alliance’s latest Newspapers in Education supplement? Check out this young person’s review of “The Road to Wellness: Driving Tobacco and Cancer off the Map” below. If you would like more information about how to utilize this insert for...

Disparities in Receipt of Advice to Quit Smoking From Health Care Providers: 2010 National Health Interview Survey

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Daneshh, Paskett, and Ferketich discuss how the prevalence rates of healthcare provider delivered advice and how the characteristics of individuals who receive advice from other health care providers such as physicians and dentists. The data utilized in this study was obtained...