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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Diabetes: Does alcohol and tobacco use increase my risk? Caffeine: Is it dehydrating or not? Nail fungus Genital herpes: Can you get it from a toilet seat? Prenatal vitamins: OK for women who aren't pregnant?

Created by Dana Sparks

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Quit smoking: Managing your stress Mental health: Overcoming the stigma of mental illness Chest pain: First aid Vitamin D for babies: Are supplements needed? Treatments for atrial fibrillation

Created by Dana Sparks

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

  Putting the hurt on tobacco addiction Quit smoking 10 ways to resist tobacco cravings Quit-smoking medicines: Boost your chance of success Teen smoking: How to help your teen quit  

Created by Dana Sparks

Medical Experts for Media - Nicotine Dependence

Richard D. Hurt, M.D. __________________________________________________________________ Richard D. Hurt, M.D., an international expert in tobacco dependence treatment and secondhand smoke Director, Mayo Clinic Nicotine Dependence Center Co-leader, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Cancer Center, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota First witness in the 1998 Minnesota Tobacco Trial that resulted in the tobacco companies [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

National Pharmacy Says No Tobacco

The CVS Pharmacy chain is announcing it will stop selling all tobacco products by Oct. 1, 2014. Richard Hurt, M.D., director of Mayo Clinic’s Nicotine Dependence Center, says this move is long overdue and is an act of courage. "This is a big deal. It's another giant step toward returning us to the social norm [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Expert Comments on Surgeon General Report About Smoking

Tobacco use remains the leading preventable cause of death in the United States and leads to a host of cancers and illnesses. A new report by the Surgeon General released today, The Health Consequences of Smoking, highlights a half a century of progress in tobacco control and prevention since the [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

Nicotine Dependence Center: Mayo Clinic Radio

On Saturday, Nov. 30, we rebroadcast our program with Richard Hurt, M.D., and Jon Ebbert, M.D., from the Nicotine Dependence Center.  For 25 years, the Nicotine Dependence Center has been helping tobacco users kick the habit.  What have they discovered about tobacco dependence and improving treatment for smokers? Miss the show? Click here: Mayo Clinic Radio [...]

Created by Joel Streed

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

  On Saturday, Nov. 30, we will rebroadcast our program with Richard Hurt, M.D., and Jon Ebbert, M.D., from the Nicotine Dependence Center.  For 25 years, the Nicotine Dependence Center has been helping tobacco users kick the habit.  What have they discovered about tobacco dependence and improving treatment for smokers?  We’ll find out. We hope [...]

Created by Joel Streed

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