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Naomi Breslau, Who Studied Post-Traumatic Stress, Dies at 86
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 18:27:06 GMT
She also investigated links between various disorders, like depression and smoking, and suggested that migraines could cause mental problems — and vice versa.

Juul Suspends Selling Most E-Cigarette Flavors in Stores
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:58:58 GMT
Juul will restrict sales of nearly all its flavored pods to the internet, and stop most social media promotion to combat youth vaping, bowing to government and public pressure.

F.D.A. Plans to Seek a Ban on Menthol Cigarettes
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 01:13:00 GMT
The move is part of an aggressive campaign against many products containing nicotine, including flavored e-cigarettes. Menthol has long been a concern among African-Americans because of its addictive qualities.

F.D.A. Plans to Ban Most Flavored E-Cigarette Sales in Stores
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:27:46 GMT
After warning Juul and other e-cigarette makers to keep their flavored products away from minors, the F.D.A. wants to curb sales altogether.

Weekly Health Quiz: Cellphones, Cancer and Broken-Heart Syndrome
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 09:00:09 GMT
Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.

It’s Not Just Pre-Existing Conditions. Voters Weigh Many Health Issues on State Ballots
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 17:32:58 GMT
Referendums include issues from Medicaid expansion to abortion, dialysis costs to indoor vaping, and much more.

Marijuana Legalization Has Gone Mainstream. Rick Steves Has Helped.
Sat, 27 Oct 2018 09:00:04 GMT
Mr. Steves, a travel writer and public radio and television host, is an outspoken activist for the legalization of recreational marijuana, which is on the ballot next month in North Dakota and Michigan. He says smoking pot is like a “declaration of independence.”

Weekly Health Quiz: Organic Food, Risky Weather and Cancer
Fri, 26 Oct 2018 09:00:06 GMT
Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.

Altria to Stop Selling Some E-Cigarette Brands That Appeal to Youths
Thu, 25 Oct 2018 16:13:53 GMT
Bowing to public and government pressure over vaping among young people, the major tobacco company said it would take two flavor-based products off the market.

A National Goal: Prevent a Million Heart Attacks and Strokes by 2022
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 09:00:01 GMT
There is already a well-established path to countering cardiovascular disease. All it really requires is the will of individuals and society to follow it.