Category: Health

The risks that e-cigarettes hold

In recent years the global electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) industry has evolved into a $3-billion business with 466 brands: there was only one manufacturer in 2005. Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), of which e-cigarettes are the most common prototype, are battery-powered…

DOD promotes health, smoking cessation

Marine Corps Community Services plans to support the Great American Cancer Society’s 37th American Smokeout at Camp Hansen on November 15. The American Cancer Society recommends that smokers use the day to relax and make a plan to quit smoking.…

Your heart

MANY studies have examined the effects of anti-hypertensive drug treatment on severe illness and death. Despite increasing evidence that diet, weight loss, stress management, quit smoking and exercise can help reduce blood pressure. There has never been a single long-term,…