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WHO: Smoking cigarettes won’t protect you from the coronavirus

An April study out of France suggested that smokers are less likely to be infected with COVID-19 than non-smokers. But in a media briefing May 8, a World Health Organisation leader said the research has important caveats and that smoking is known to lead to a higher risk of severe […]
WHO: Smoking cigarettes won’t protect you from the coronavirus
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Juul took out ads on Nickelodeon, and even its board of directors thought the models looked ‘too young,’ a new lawsuit says

A new lawsuit says, in 2015, Juul advertised on Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, Seventeen Magazine and College Confidential, a forum for teens to talk about college rankings and SAT scores. Juul cofounder James Monsees said selling to kids was “antithetical to the company’s mission.” The lawsuit cites internal documents, saying Juul’s […]
Juul took out ads on Nickelodeon, and even its board of directors thought the models looked ‘too young,’ a new lawsuit says
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9 things that happen to your body when you stop smoking

Withdrawals and cravings are side effects of quitting smoking, according to Dr. Sanjay Sethi of the University of Buffalo. Your risk of developing certain cancers also decreases when you stop smoking, per Sethi. Cigarette smoke is the top cause of preventable deaths in America, according to the Centres for Disease […]
9 things that happen to your body when you stop smoking