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Smoking Related Illness

“Marlboro Man” dies from smoking related illness!

At least four Marlboro Men have died from smoking  related illness. On January 14th this year 2014 Eric Lawson, an actor who appeared in the Marlboro Man advertisements, died of COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) age 72. He was one of various professional actors and actual cowboys who were hired to depict the all American […]

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Does smoking help those with mental health issues?

Smoking, stress and mental health issues. There is an interesting recent article from Stanford School of Medicine relating to research into smoking and it’s effects on patients who are in mental health care. Contrary to the long held assumptions that smoking can help some psychiatric patients with their recovery new research comes to the conclusion […]