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Many Hospitals Fail to Support Smoking Cessation for CHD Patients
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:00:00 -0400
Providers missing out on 'teachable moment'

10 Questions to Challenge Your Medical News Savvy
Sat, 19 Aug 2017 17:00:00 -0400
Weekly News Quiz: Aug 11-17

GBD: 3.2 Million COPD Deaths Worldwide in 2015
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:00:00 -0400
Asthma is most common respiratory disease, COPD is most deadly

Daily Vaping Linked to Higher Cigarette Quit Rates
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:30:00 -0400
Infrequent e-cigarette users in study were least likely to quit smoking

FDA Officials Look to Cut Cigarette Nicotine Levels
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:15:00 -0400
Commissioner and colleague outline framework for reduction strategy

'A Very Short Sighted and Ignorant Decision': What We Heard This Week
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 17:00:00 -0400
Quotable quotes from ALLMedPage Today's sources

Blood Eosinophil Promising COPD Marker for ICS Response
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:15:00 -0400
But >2% cutoff seen as too low

Depression, Smoking Go Together in Pregnancy (Drug and Alcohol Dependence)
Tue, 08 Aug 2017 15:30:00 -0400
Prenatal smoking increased among women with depression

Cancer Risk Low For Most, But Not All, E-Cigs in Modeling Study
Tue, 08 Aug 2017 12:00:00 -0400
Higher 'potency' tied to high levels of carbonyls

Taking the Teeth out of Tobacco (STAT)
Mon, 31 Jul 2017 15:30:00 -0400
FDA will demand impotent cigarettes, but how?

FDA to Shift Tobacco Regulatory Focus
Fri, 28 Jul 2017 13:30:00 -0400
Basing decisions on 'continuum of risk' from different products

E-Cigarette Use Linked to Smoking-Cessation Increase
Fri, 28 Jul 2017 10:34:38 -0400
Study suggests vaping may help smokers quit

Don't Blame Doctors for Nonadherence
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:30:00 -0400
Skeptical Scalpel, MD, examines how to get patients to take their medicine

WHO: Global Treaty to End Smoking Having an Impact
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:00:00 -0400
Tobacco industry remains biggest barrier to full adoption

Stop-Smoking Meds Underused in Post-MI Setting
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:00:00 -0400
Just 7% of smokers filled smoking cessation drug prescriptions