A graph showing the percentage of American adults living with children who use e-cigarettes compared to those without children.

Condensed from an article by Michael Nedelman for CNN The authors of a new paper published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics point out that adults living with children are more likely to vape than those without children, also putting kids at risk for what the new study describes as “the ‘new’ secondhand smoke.”  4.9% of […]

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A person undergoing a CT scan. Alt text: CT scans offer hope for early detection of lung cancer, improving survival rates.

Some ads may appear in this video. Please be patient or click through them.  Historically lung cancer has been diagnosed too late. Although there are still challenges with cat scans (a type of imaging that uses special x-ray equipment to make cross-sectional pictures of your body), they are raising hope in the medical community that early […]

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Promote lung health: Don't smoke, avoid pollutants, prevent infections, get regular healthcare, and exercise for improved lung capacity and overall well-being.

From The American Lung Association http://www.lung.org Sometimes we take our lungs for granted. They keep us alive and well and for the most part, we don’t need to think about them. That’s why it is important to prioritize your lung health. Don’t Smoke Cigarette smoking is the major cause of lung cancer and chronic obstructive […]

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Image of a graph showing that black smokers have lower "pack years" than other racial groups. Alt text: Graph depicting lower "pack years" among black smokers compared to other races.

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